ROJ Staff Directory

Richard O. Jacobson Elementary Staff welcomes communications from students, parents and community members.  Below is the staff list email information and classroom extension.   Please note;  staff may not always be able to answer their classroom phone during class time.   If you have any questions, or need to communicate with your student's teacher click on the email link, or copy/paste the staff email into your email interface.

To contact the main office call; 641-444-4300 ext 321
To report your student absent, follow the prompts on the greeting.

Principal Sara Keehn can be reached via email at or by telephone at 641-444-4300 ext. 1322

Mindy Fahrmann 1st Grade ext. 1084
Amanda Walter 1st Grade ext. 1082
Lavon Tanner  1st Grade  ext. 1083 
Nicki Jass  2nd Grade  ext 1078 
Kim Kuhlers  2nd Grade  ext. 1081
Joleen Smith  3rd Grade  ext. 1080
Deb Bell  3rd Grade  ext. 1077 
Paula Jenison  4th Grade  ext. 1038 
Dan Renwick 4th Grade ext 1039
Annie Bram  5th Grade  ext 1034
Kendra Haugen  5th Grade  ext. 1033 
Leah Deutsch 6th Grade ext. 1036
Connie Halfpop  6th Grade  ext. 1037
Nicole Nelson  Elementary Art ext. 1006 
Erin Bunge  Elementary Vocal Music  ext. 1008 
Claudia Guerreo  ELL  ext 1107 
Debbie Jenison  Kindergarten  ext. 1092 
Felicia Maas  3rd Grade  ext 1070 
Marne Markwardt  Kindergarten  ext. 1088 
Travis Owens  P.E / Health ext. 1031
Susan Wineinger  PreK  ext. 1100
Melissa Sifert  PreK ext. 1096
Kelli Johnson  ROJ Guidance/At Risk  ext 1105 
Christine Schultz  TLC  ext. 1058
Lori Eekhoff  Special Education  ext. 1108
Kelly Eide  Special Education  ext 1068
Angie Kinseth  Special Education  ext 1040
Barb Soma TAG ext 1062
Wanda Torkelson  Title 1 / Reading Recovery  ext. 1067 
Hannah McLaughlin Title 1 ext. 1067
Marilyn Janssen SPED ext. 1069
Department Director Contact Information
Greg Fisher Activities Director ext. 2126
Jon Swenson Transportation Director ext. 2240
Cory Heifner Buildings & Grounds Director ext. 2147
Trish Morris Technology Director  ext. 2222
Kim Belstene Food Service Director ext. 1116
Dennett Showalter Nurse/Health Services ext. 1124

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