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 south of Grand Meadow and graduated from LeRoy-Ostrander in 1982.  After farming for a few years I earned my Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Winona State University and obtained my CPA certificate shortly after that.  I have worked in banking for more than 30 years, and I currently work at Home Federal Savings Bank as their Controller.


I have lived in rural Grand Meadow since 1993 with my wife Lori, who is a third grade teacher at Grand Meadow.  Our two children both graduated from Grand Meadow.  Annika is finishing her senior year in the Nursing program at Winona State University, and Andrew is a sophomore in the Aerospace Engineering program at the University of Minnesota.


I have been on the GM school board since January 2015.  I have also been an EMT on the GM Ambulance service since 2008.


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.