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Ramona Heitmann joined M State in 2006. Prior to M State, she taught in Norway at Hogskolen i Stavanger and worked as an air quality engineering consultant. Ms. Heitmann earned a bachelor of science degree in chemical engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a master of science degree in environmental chemistry from the University of Minnesota with a focus in water chemistry, wastewater chemistry and air pollution. As an instructor at M State, Heitmann teaches introductory chemistry (1100), general chemistry (1111 & 1112) and organic chemistry (2224 & 2225). She received the Minnesota State Board of Trustees Outstanding Educator award in 2018 and the M State Fergus Falls instructor and faculty of the year in 2023. Her focus in the classroom is to make chemistry accessible to all students and to help them understand the chemistry that affects their lives.