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Area Board of Control

The Area Board of Control is the governing body for Northwest Tech. Members of the board represent school districts and communities across the college’s 17 county service-area. The board meets monthly to provide governance for the college. 

Ed Ackerman
Brewster USD 314

Jared Sowers
Cheylin USD 103

Kris Lemman
Colby USD 315

Paul Bruggeman
Golden Plains USD 316

Brad Schick
Goodland USD 352

Brad Bucl
Graham County USD 281

Ginger Gibson
Greeley County USD 200

Alan Suter
Grinnell USD 291

Billi Beckman
Hoxie USD 412

Josh Young
Leoti USD 467

Frank Otter
Norton USD 211

Greg Jirak
Oakley USD 274

Dan Wasson
Oberlin USD 294

Giovani Caasi
Quinter USD 293

Linda Vap
Rawlins County USD 105

Jon Berning
Scott County USD 466

Richard "Dick" Short
Sherman County

Denise Andrist
St. Francis USD 297

Thad DeWeese
Syracuse USD 494

Mark Hanson
Triplains USD 275

Randy Balluch
WaKeeney USD 208

Mark Kuhlman
Wallace County USD 241

Christine Smith
Weskan USD 242

Jerry Gallentine
Wheatland USD 292


For board meeting dates, times, and information click here.