Grand Meadow ISD 495‚Äč

710 4th Ave NE  PO Box 68  Grand Meadow, MN 55936  Phone: 507-754-5318  Fax: 507-754-5608


Jon Oehlke: Board Chair

Hello my name is Jon Oehlke and I have been serving on the board since January of 2013.  I was raised on a farm north of Grand Meadow where I currently farm today.   I graduated from GMHS in 1990 and I have a Bachelors Degree in Animal Science from UW River Falls.  My wife Wendi and I have 3 children who attend or have attended GM schools.  

Feel free to email or call me anytime with questions or concerns.

Cell: 507-251-0600



Dan Geier: Vice-Chair

I grew up in Kendall, WI and graduated from Royall High School in Elroy, WI in 1996.  I attended the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration in 2000.  Since then, I have been employed in several areas of the construction industry.  I am currently employed at Border States Electric in Rochester and also serve as a firefighter for the Grand Meadow Fire Department.

My wife Julie and I moved to Grand Meadow in 2001 and have two children that attend school here. Mason is in 9th grade and Megan is in 6th grade.  I started serving on the school board January, 2017.

Cell:  507-884-0086


Dan Arndorfer: Treasurer

I grew up on a farm between Grand Meadow and LeRoy and graduated from LOHS in 1982.  After farming for a few years, I attended Winona State University and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting in 1991, and shortly thereafter obtained my CPA certificate.  I have worked in banking for 29 years, the last 23 at Home Federal Savings Bank where I am currently their Controller.

I have lived in rural Grand Meadow since 1993.  I am married to Lori, who is a third grade teacher at Grand Meadow, and we have two children.  Our daughter Annika graduated from Grand Meadow in 2016 and is currently a freshman at Winona State University in their Nursing program.  Our son Andrew is a junior at GMHS. 

I have been on the GM school board since January 2015.  I have been an EMT with Grand Meadow Area Ambulance Service since 2008, and currently serve on their Advisory Board.  I also represent the school board as a member of the Grand Meadow Education Foundation.


Wanda Edge: Clerk

I grew up in Rose Creek and graduated from Southland High School a long time ago.  I received a two year degree in Bookkeeping Business Management from Austin Technical Institute.  I currently work at Cooperative Response Center in Austin, MN as an Accounting Specialist.

My husband, Doug, and I have 3 daughters.  All are graduates of GMHS.  Jessica and Dustin Kremer live in Blooming Prairie.  Jaclyn and Bryce Schlichter live in Blooming Prairie.  Jasmine is attending the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire.  We have 4 grandchildren.  Haley, Mavrick, Connor and Liam.

I started serving on the board January 2013.  I am a member of the Grand Meadow American Legion Auxiliary and Stewartville Morning Lions.

Cell: 507-261-6711

Shavonn Eastlee: Director

I grew up nearby just outside Brownsdale, MN and graduated from Hayfield High School in 1990. I attended the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse and graduated in 1994 with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration. The majority of my professional life I have worked as a project manager in the mechanical construction industry. In early 2017 I took a position with People's Energy Cooperative in Oronoco as their Facilities and Support Services Manager. 

My husband Terry and I moved to Grand Meadow in 2003 and have three children. Our oldest daughter, Aidan, graduated from GMHS in May 2017 and will be a freshman at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in September. Our daughter Meghan will be a sophomore at GMHS and our son Graham will be in 3rd grade. 

I started serving on the GM School Board in July, 2017. I have served on the Grand Meadow Economic Development Authority and also in many leadership positions at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Austin, MM. 

Cell: 507-460-0187

Tabitha Hoffman: Director

I grew up on a farm south of Grand Meadow and graduated from Grand Meadow School in 1997. After high school I had various jobs, one of which was a daycare provider for 9 years until my children entered school. I am currently employed at First Farmers & Merchants Bank in Grand Meadow as an Assistant Branch Manager/Operations Assistant. 

My husband John and I have 3 children. Zac is a Sophomore and Rebecca is an eighth grader both at Grand Meadow School. Kiya attends RCTC. We reside next to where I grew up south of town.


I started serving on the board in January of 2019. I am also a member of the Grand Meadow EDA and a couple of sports booster clubs.