A retirement reception will be held in Emmetsburg on Tuesday, April 30, for five long-time employees of Iowa Lakes Community College.
Sandra Naig, College Bookstore Coordinator at Emmetsburg, will be retiring this spring after working at the college for 26 years.
Colleen Peltz, Developmental Studies Professor at Emmetsburg, will be retiring after working at the college for 26 years.
Diana Refsell, Associate Professor/Counselor at Emmetsburg, has worked at the college in various positions for the last 14 years.
Bernie Wise, Director of Nursing & Health Education at Emmetsburg, has held various positions in the nursing education field at the college for 17 years.
Jeanne Wunder, Secondary Allied Health Professor at Algona, has been with the college for 32 years.
The Emmetsburg reception will be held in the college’s cafeteria from 3 – 4 p.m. with a short program at 3:15 p.m.
Others retiring from Iowa Lakes this spring include Marilyn Fleming, Assistant to the Campus Supervisor at Spirit Lake; Ray Schley, Custodial/Maintenance, Spirit Lake; Clark Marshall, Executive Director of Continuing Education and Economic Development, Estherville; Ann VanDeWalle, Food Service, Estherville; Augie Von Behren, Custodial/ Maintenance, Estherville; Al Wudel, Television Center Engineer, Estherville; Steve Farnsworth, Welding Instructor, Emmetsburg; Greg Poe, Farm Supervisor, Emmetsburg; Greg Reimer, Associate Professor of Information Technology, Emmetsburg; Bob Roethler, Emmetsburg Housing Coordinator; Lynn Dodge, Success Center Professor, Estherville; Linda Kautz, Administrative Assistant to the Dean of Students, Estherville; Sandy Naig, Food Service Coordinator, Estherville; Nancy Schendel, Math Professor, Estherville; Pam Tschetter, Journalism & Photography Associate Professor, Estherville; Nancy Schoenewe, Communications Professor, Estherville; and Jim Weipert, Sociology Professor, Estherville.
Former and current students, community members as well as current and past college faculty and staff are invited to attend the reception.