Wide Area Network (WAN) Advisory Committee

  • The WAN Advisory Committee provides guidance and direction to SWWC's Wide Area Network Consortium operations. Activities of the committee include oversight of contracts with service providers, the provision of consortium services and guidance for future programs and services to be provided to consortium members. The advisory committee consists of up to 9 members from schools participating in the WAN, up to 3 being Technology Directors, and a minimum of 3 Superintendents.
    Wide Area Network Advisory Committee Members:
    Craig Oftedahl, Superintendent - Luverne
    Todd Pickthorn, Director of Technology - Marshall
    Bill Strom, Superintendent - Mountain Lake
    Leonard Runck, Director of Technology - Red Rock Central
    John Cselovszki, Superintendent - Sleepy Eye
    Loy Woelber, Superintendent - Westbrook/Walnut Grove
    Amy Ernst, Director of Technology - Worthington
    Interim Committee Members:
    Interim committee members were added in the 2023-2024 school year to provide guidance and feedback from members during the consolidation process of the Little Crow Telecommunications Network and MRVED Network into the SWWC Wide Area Network. Interim members represent members of the existing LCTN and MRVED networks.
    Melissa Radeke, Superintendent - Lester Prairie
    Jason Hulstein, Director of Technology - Willmar
    Dan Rajewsky, Director of Technology - New London - Spicer
    Dan Deitte, Superintendent - Hutchinson
    Rob Lee, Director of Technology - Benson
    Richard Schneider, Superintendent - Yellow Medicine East
    SWWC Staff Contact
    Josh Sumption,Chief Technology and Information Officer
    Phone: 507-537-2265