For Immediate Release: June 13, 2017
Contact: Marisa Vette, 651-407-7695, firstname.lastname@example.org
Bear Lake, Minn. - The White Bear Lake Area School District is pleased
to announce the selection of Mitch Cooper as the Director of Human
Resources. Mr. Cooper will begin his employment on June 20, 2017, which
allows for time to transition with current Director Linda Goers, who is
retiring at the end of July. The School Board approved the contract at
the June 12, 2017 School Board meeting.
Mitch is currently
serving as the Human Relations Manager at Intermediate District 287. His
role includes providing leadership and human resources support to both
instructional and operational leaders in many different capacities.
to his time in District 287, he served in Human Resources roles in
county government, private business, higher education and healthcare. He
has more than 27 years of human resources experience that he will be
bringing to White Bear Lake Area Schools.
Cooper brings a deep understanding of the human resources function in
an educational setting," said incoming superintendent Dr. Wayne
Kazmierczak. "He also brings extensive leadership experience to the
position along with a genuine excitement to be part of White Bear Lake