Governance Council

Wausau Engineering and Global Leadership Academy is governed by a Governance Council, comprised of engineering professionals, parents and faculty, that oversees the operational, financial, educational, and collaborative aspects of Wausau EGL Academy. The Governance Council has established this authority through a Charter School Contract between the Charter School and the Wausau School District Board of Education.


Our Mission:

Our Mission is to engage students to become leaders, problem solvers, and self-motivated adults with communication skills and a desire to serve others.

Governance Council:

Kristine Vanden Heuvel, Chair
Retired Executive Director,
Wausau School Foundation

Jackson Smith, Vice Chair
Midwest Sales Manager,
Greenheck Fan Corporation

Jeff Ottosen, Parent Representitive
Scout Executive
Samoset Council, Boy Scouts of America

Suzanne Carlow, Parent Representitive

Michael Krohn
Teacher Lead and Math Instructor,
Wausau EGL Academy

Michelle Lindell
English Instructor,
Wausau EGL Academy