A retirement reception will be held in Emmetsburg on Wednesday, April 17, for four long-time employees of Iowa Lakes Community College.
Steve Farnsworth, Welding Faculty, has taught on the Emmetsburg campus for 34 years.
Greg Poe, Farm Supervisor, has been with the college for 24 years working at the Emmetsburg college farm.
Greg Reimer, Associate Professor of Information Technology, has been with the college for 27 years.
Bob Roethler, Housing Coordinator, has worked at the Emmetsburg campus for 11 years.
The Emmetsburg reception will be from 3 – 4 p.m. in the cafeteria with a short program at 3:15 p.m.
Others retiring from Iowa Lakes this spring include Lynn Dodge, Success Center Professor, Estherville; Marilyn Fleming, Assistant to the Campus Supervisor, Spirit Lake; Linda Kautz, Administrative Assistant to the Dean of Students, Estherville; Clark Marshall, Executive Director of Continuing Education and Economic Development; Sandra Naig, College Bookstore Coordinator, Emmetsburg; Sandy Naig, Food Service Coordinator, Estherville; Colleen Peltz, Developmental Studies Professor, Emmetsburg; Nancy Schendel, Math Professor/C.P.A., Estherville; Ray Schley, Custodial/Maintenance, Spirit Lake; Nancy Schoenewe, Communications Professor, Spencer; Pam Tschetter, Associate Professor Photo/Journalism, Estherville; Ann VanDeWalle, Food Service, Estherville; Augie Von Behren, Custodial/ Maintenance, Estherville; Jim Weipert, Sociology Professor, Estherville; Bernie Wise, Director of Nursing & Health Education, Emmetsburg; Al Wudel, Television Center Engineer, Estherville; and Jeanne Wunder, Allied Health Professor, Algona.
Former and current students, community members as well as current and past college faculty and staff are invited to attend the reception.