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Staying Healthy and Making Money
When Linda Bockovich was hired as the Head Cook for the Grand Marais Schools in 2009, the school Food Service had suffered loss of $13,000 the previous school year. After taking advantage of the Statewide Health Improvement Program (SHIP) opportunities, Bockovich gained knowledge, training, professionalism and support to incorporate healthier school meals and put a little more money in the district’s pocket...More Staying Healthy and Making Money (PDF 286KB/1pg)

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Regional Coordinator

Community Leadership Team

  • Laura  Bennett, Regional ATOD Coordinator, Carlton - Cook - Lake- St, Louis Community Health Board
  • Loren Bergstedt, Carlton County Community Representative, Carlton - Cook - Lake- St, Louis Community Health Board
  • Diane Booth, Director, Cook County Extension/Community Center
  • AL Cottingham, Cloquet City Planner
  • Kirstin Cruikshank, Executive Director, Community Partners Living At Home Program
  • Dave Dailey, Dean of Student Affairs, Mesabi Range Community and Technical College
  • Drew  Digby, Special Projects Manager, Healthy Duluth Area Coalition
  • Elizabeth Dohnanskey, Foodservice Director, Cloquet Public Schools
  • Sue Erzar, Public Health Manager, Itasca County, Aitkin-Itasca-Koochicihing Community Health Services
  • Pat Henderson, Executive DIrector, Arrowhead Regional Development Commission
  • Bob Indihar, Superintendent, Moose Lake Schools
  • Betsy Johnson, Extention Educator, U of M Extension - Health and Nutrition
  • Holly Kostrewski, NE/NW TZD Regional Coordinator, Toward Zero Deaths
  • Pam Kramer, Executive Director, Local Initiative Support Corporation
  • Lisa  Kruse, Community Education Director, McGregor School District
  • Dea Mason, Medica Regional Coordinator
  • Cheryl Meld, 21st Century Director, McGregor Schools
  • Louise Anderson, Director, Community Health Board
  • Kim  Pearson RN-BC, Nurse Manager - Birthplace, Essentia East  St. Mary’s Medical Center
  • Jenny Peterson, Director, Generations
  • Valerie Plackner, Grand Itasca Clinic/Hospital
  • Anita Provinzino, Executive Director, HRA of Hibbing
  • Chris Russ, Supervisor, Essentia Health Primary Care Clinic


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Updated Monday, August 25, 2014 at 04:15PM