Meet our staff

Monty Johnson
Academic Dean
Wadena
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GL Tucker
Dean of Custom Training Services/Business & Entrepreneurial Services
Detroit Lakes
Contact GL
Karen Schumacher
CTS-Health Product Leader
Moorhead
Contact Karen
Rick Loveland
Instructor - Fire Service Preparation
Moorhead
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Debbie Johnson
CTS Instructor
Moorhead
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Ben Doyle
Industrial Maintenance Instructor
Wadena
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Joshua Heibel
Industrial Maintenance Faculty
Wadena
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Amy Hochgraber
CTS Director of Business & Industry
Detroit Lakes
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Melissa Olheiser
Industry Liaison
Moorhead
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Teri Dobbs
Industry Liaison
Moorhead
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Denice Brewer
CTS Administrative Assistant
Moorhead
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Sheila Jesness
CTS Administrative Assistant
Detroit Lakes
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Nicole Ballard
BES Administrative Assistant
Detroit Lakes
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Breanna Amundson
CTS Administrative Assistant
Moorhead
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G.L. Tucker - Dean Custom Training Services

Director of Manufacturing & Technical Products

  • Over 30 years of manufacturing experience - operations and manufacturing engineering.
  • Spent 24 years working for Hormel Foods Corp. at various locations. Assignments included manufacturing engineering, human resources and facility management.
  • Extensive background in continuous improvement, LEAN, Theory of Constraints and change management.
  • Experienced in international business - developed a fully functional manufacturing facility in China.
  • Oversees content, design delivery and marketing of Custom Training products and services for regional clients in business, industry and education.
  • Administers training projects through assessing specific client needs, facilitating effective product / service delivery and acts as general liaison for MSCTS.
  • Bachelor of science degree in engineering technology.

 

Karen Schumacher, RN, MS

Director of Health & Emergency Services

  • 25 years of experience working with M State Custom Training Services
  • Served as staff nurse, in-service educator and instructor in the diploma RN program at St. Luke's Hospital in Fargo, ND
  • Licensed RN in North Dakota and Minnesota and a LERN Certified Program Planner (CPP)Works with a variety of health care professionals to provide quality continuing education and training programs

 

Rick Loveland

CTS Fire Coordinator

  • Has more than 20 fire instructors available to meet fire department training needs
  • Earned AAS in fire science & administration
  • Diploma in aircraft firefighting from Lake Superior College in Duluth
  • Nationally registered emergency medical technician since 1992Twelve years as a firefighter/EMT with the City of Moorhead
 

Denice Brewer


Denice Brewer
CTS Administrative Assistant
Moorhead
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Sheila Jesness


Sheila Jesness
CTS Administrative Assistant
Detroit Lakes
Contact Sheila
 

Melissa Olheiser


Melissa Olheiser
Industry Liaison
Moorhead
Contact Melissa
 

Amy Hochgraber

Amy Hochgraber
Director of Business & Industry
Detroit Lakes
218-846-3766


 

Nicole Ballard


CTS Administrative Assistant
Detroit Lakes
218-846-3733

 

Breanna Amundson

Beanna Amundson
CTS Administrative Assistant
Moorhead
218-299-6903

 

Teri Dobbs

Teri Dobbs
Industry Liaison
Moorhead

Last modified: October 26th, 2015 at 07:44am