Meet the Staff!

Amanda Shadoin - Site Lead

This is my 5th summer working at STORM. I'm excited to meet you all and for all the fun activities we have planned this summer! I enjoy biking, golfing, skiing, being on the lake and outside, reading, and spending time with my husband, family, friends, & boxer, Reggie.

Jenny Dibble - Site Lead

I am excited to be part of STORM! I can't wait for all the fun field trips and adventures. I love to spend time with my family and friends. Most of all hanging with my dogs.

Christian Lawver - Site Lead

My name is Christian Lawver and this is my 1st year that I will be working at STORM and I couldn't be more excited for all of the fun activities that we have planned! Currently, I am the Technology Specialist at Mendota Elementary and a coach for the Henry Sibley HS baseball team. When I am not currently working or coaching, I love to golf, bike, do anything outside, and play pretty much any sport with a ball. I cannot wait to have a blast with all of you this summer!

Lauren Kress - Site Lead

My name is Lauren and I joined SAC last school year. I taught 
middle school for 5 years and I am excited to be with this age group again during summer SAC. In my free time, I enjoy going on walks with my dog Armani, cooking, antiquing, and spending time with family and friends.

Amy Lushanko - Special Education Paraprofessional

I have worked for the district on and off for 16 years, many of the years with SAC. I am excited to be part of the STORM team and to work with the middle school age group. When I am not working, you can usually find me working on house projects, gardening or spending time with my family, our two dobermans, cat, and 5 backyard chickens. 

Kellee Engel - Special Education Paraprofessional

I have worked with the district in special education since 2001, and this is my 3rd summer working with STORM. I have twins, a boy & a girl, who just turned 22. I enjoy biking, exercising, gardening, and being outside. 

Chris Bolchen - Special Education Paraprofessional

What's happening STORM? My name is Chris and I'm excited to be part of the Noreen crew again this summer. I enjoy the outdoors, biking, camping, canoeing and fishing. I'm glad my summer gig allows me to do all of that. 

Jenny Gravelle - Support Paraprofessional

Hello! I am excited to be joining the STORM team this summer. I am studying Math and Secondary Education at Concordia College in Moorhead. I enjoy archery, hiking and generally spending time outdoors. I am looking forward to the adventures this summer has in store!

Eric Anderson - Special Education Paraprofessional

I graduated from ISD 197 and am currently a Physical Education major at UW River Falls. I started working at SAC in 2015 and have worked on and off since then, enjoying the energy of the youth. In my free time I enjoy playing with my rambunctious four year old nephew and participating in outdoor activities. 

Emma Shepherd - Support Paraprofessional

Hi! My name is Emma and this is my second year with the SAC program, but my first with middle school! I'm so excited to have a blast this summer and spend lots of time outdoors! For fun I enjoy going on walks with my dog, Paul, around the lake!