Board of Directors

The next ANNUAL MEETING will be held on January 17th, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the school’s gym.  The elections to the Board of Directors will take place at this meeting.  Come early (5:30) for snacks and a show provided by the students of LMSS!


The 2018 Annual Meeting was held on January 18th, 2018 in the school’s gym.  The election of the Board of Directors took place at this time and place, and the following are the results:

Board of Directors:

La Crescent Montessori & STEM School

President -Melissa Johnson, Teacher Member  p. 507-895-4054

Vice President -Eileen Krenz, Community Member  p. 507-895-4054

Secretary – Sam Thelemann, Teacher  p. 507-895-4054 Sam chairs the Governance committee.  Please contact her with any questions related to governance.

Treasurer – Tara Thompson, Parent  p. 507-895-4054  Tara chairs the Finance committee.  Please contact her with any questions regarding finance.

Member – Kate Garfin, Teacher  p. 507-895-4054


Next elections will be January, 2019.

The following Board Meetings have been scheduled.  All meetings will be held at 3:30 pm at the school unless otherwise noted.  Please click here to view agendas.


February 15th, 2018

March 29th, 2018

April 19th, 2018

May 17th, 2018

June 14th, 2018

June 28th, 2018

July 19th, 2018

August 16th, 2018

August 30th, 2018

September 20th, 2018

October 25th, 2018

November 15th, 2018

December 20th, 2018

January 17th, 2018



If you have any questions, concerns, comments or would like to file a complaint, please contact the school at 507-895-4054 or email  


Finance Committee

Tara Thompson – Committee Chair, LMSS Board Treasurer   p. 507-895-4054

Tammy Stremcha – LMSS Director of Operations   p. 507-895-4054

Molly Troth – Parent Member  p. 507-895-4054

Heather Murphy – Parent Member   p. 507-895-4054

Amy Shimon – Parent Member   p. 507-895-4054


The following committee meetings have been scheduled.  All meetings will be held at the school at 5:45pm unless otherwise noted.

November 14th, 2017

December 12th, 2017 **3:15 pm

January 10th, 2018 *2:30 pm

February 8th, 2018 *3:30 pm


Copies of our financial audits  are available upon request at 507-895-4054 or

Governance Committee

Sam Thelemann – Committee Chair, LMSS Board Secretary  p. 507-895-4054

Stephanie Wehman – Head of School  p. 507-895-4054

Tammy Stremcha – Director of Operations  p. 507-895-4054