Sixteen candidates apply for vacant school board seat
Sixteen people are in the running to replace former District 196 School Board member Bruce Endler.
Endler, a Rosemount resident, vacated the seat he'd held for 13 years on Dec. 10. The application period for District 196 residents interested in taking his place ended Jan. 31.
Board members will hold a special meeting following their Feb. 25 regular meeting to interview finalists. The person they choose will serve the two years remaining on Endler's term.
The complete list of candidates is as follows:
Susan M. Alexander, Eagan
David M. Anger, Apple Valley
Steven N. Burrows, Apple Valley
Bret A. Busse, Apple Valley
Cory Campbell, Apple Valley
Art Coulson, Apple Valley
Shalom Winans-Ewald, Burnsville
Steve Gort, Apple Valley
Gary L. Huusko, Eagan
Susan Orandi Johnson, Eagan
Timothy A. Keegan, Apple Valley
Jeff Little, Apple Valley
Michael W. Palmer, Eagan
James A. Roth, Eagan
Robin (Pederson) Ruegg, Eagan
Nadim Zoberi, Eagan