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Contact: Katryn Conlin, Communications Director

For Immediate Release

Southeast Technical employees celebrate years of service anniversaries at March awards ceremony 

Winona, MN (April 7, 2016) - The administration of Minnesota State College - Southeast Technical took time to honor employees for years of service at its spring All Staff meeting, held on the Red Wing campus on March 30, 2016. Awards were given for 5, 10, 16, 20, 25, 30 and 35 years of service.

Nine employees were recognized for 25 Years of Service or more - including three who are celebrating their 35th anniversary of college employment in 2016: Jo Poncelet, Mary Schoeder, and Tim VanLoon. Following the award ceremony, the employees met in the lobby of the Red Wing campus to pose for photographs. The employees recognized and their years of service are:

Katie Hardyman (5)
Alex Howell (5)
Karla Steele (5)
Shannon Sullivan-Hanson (5)
Dianne Drake (10)
Mike Kappmeyer (10)
Susan Reed (10)
Brian Boedigheimer (15)
Cindy Kottke (15)
Lucas Pemberton (15)
Celeste Pronschinske (20)
Terry Greene (25)
Mike Sass (25)
Tom Brandt (30)
Tom Hoffman (30)
Ralph Roemer (30)
Mark Swanson (30)
Jo Poncelet (35)
Mary Schoeder (35)
Tim VanLoon (35)

For additional assistance, contact Katryn Conlin,, 651-385-6364. 


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Southeast Technical is a two-year institution that provides its students with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes they will need for a lifetime of learning. With more than 30 programs of study and 90 degree, diploma, and certificate options, many students are prepared to launch a career in a technical or trade field as soon as they graduate. Others begin the pathway to a four-year bachelor's degree by earning transferable college credits in liberal arts and sciences. The Winona campus opened in 1949, merging with the Red Wing campus in 1992 and becoming Minnesota State College - Southeast Technical in 1999. Southeast Technical is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system. For more information, visit

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