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Business Education Collaborative

The Business Education Collaborative leads the business community and educators in partnerships that impact public education, expand access to higher education, and develop a 21st-century workforce to successfully compete in the global economy. The council also develops strategies and policy changes to secure a workforce to meet the needs of Freeborn County area employers. Meets: First Friday of each month from 8:30 - 9:30 am
Brittany Gast
Thorne Crest Senior Living Community, Human Resources Director
Valerie Kvale
CareerForce in Albert Lea
Dennis Dieser
Albert Lea Family Y
Mike Funk
Funk, Mike, Superintendent
Shari Jenson
Albert Lea-Freeborn County Chamber of Commerce, Executive Director
MaChar Kingstrom
St. John's Lutheran Community - Luther Place Campus
Joe Lubke
Express Employment Professionals, General Manager
Penny Jahnke
Albert Lea Community Education, Coordinator
Noelle Hagen
Albert Lea Economic Development Agency (ALEDA), Small Business and Marketing Manager
Heather Earl
Riverland Community College - Albert Lea
Kim Nelson
Riverland Community College - Austin
Tony Segura
Courtesy Corporation/McDonalds
John Double
Funk, Mike
Neal Skaar
Skaar, Neal
Ryan Langemeier
Riverland Community College - Albert Lea, Dean of Academic Affairs