Central Lakes College (CLC)

Central Lakes College (CLC)


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About Us

Two-year liberal arts and technical programs. Business and Industry Center with education and consulting for small businesses. Live college theatre productions.


Brainerd Campus Art Gallery
Staples Campus Ag & Energy Center
CLC International Students experience the MN Twins
2013 Brainerd Campus Graduation

Rep/Contact Info

Kate Adornetto
Director CLC Foundation
Jill Albie
Career Counselor
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Mrs. Joy Bodin
VP of Academic & Student Affairs
Jennifer Brose
Assistant Director TRIO Upward Bound
Eric Budrow
Customized Training Rep
Dr. Hara Charlier
Kari Christiansen
VP of Administrative Services
Leon Dahlvang
Instructor, Graphic Arts
Gae Davis
Law Enforcement Program Faculty
Jeff Dirks
Horticulture Instructor
Kenn Dols
Director of Marketing & Public Relations
Sheila Edin
Accounts Payable
Janet Gontarek
Career Project Coordinator
Nick Heisserer
Director of Admissions & Registration
Rebekah Kent
Dean of Brainerd CTE & Customized Training
Kristi Lane
Director of Human Resources
Jody Longbella
Executive Assistant-President's Office
John Maleski
Heavy Equipment Instructor
Amy Matter-Hines
Foundation Assistant
Phillip Olsen
PSEO Advisor/CIS Coordinator
Jessie Perrine
Communications Coordinator
Paul Preimesberger
Dean of Enrollment Management & Student Success
Mary Sam
Dean of Students, Equity, and Inclusion
Patrick Spradlin
Theatre Instructor
Eloise Thorson
Customized Training Representative
Tambera Topp
Dawn Verdon
Medical Assistant Instructor
Theri Wasniewski