Staff Directory


In addition to our faculty, Schaeffer Academy is run by an administrative team who report to the Headmaster. All staff can be reached at the main telephone number: 507-286-1050.

Keith E. Phillips

Associate Headmaster
Katherine Schultz

Administrator of Special Projects
Paula Edwards

Special Education Coordinator
Debbie Montalvo

Director of Development
David Chan

Development Associate

Office Administrator/Registrar
Jill Wirth

Ann Knodel

Nursing Office Coordinator
Becky Homme, RN

Health Aide

Cindy Schweighart, CPA

Technology Coordinator
Thomas Zeilstra

Athletic Director
Ken Youel

Girls' Volleyball Coaches
Rich Harris, Head Coach
Wayne Deckert, Assistant

Boys' Soccer Coaches
Todd Nagel, Head Coach
Peter Michelson, Assistant
Ryan Pacyna, Assistant

Girls' Soccer Coaches
John Aderton, Head Coach
Judi Wilson, Assistant

Boys' Basketball Coach
TJ Burget, Head Coach

Girls' Basketball Coaches
Kevin Lash, Head Coach

Boys' Baseball Coaches
Jeff Morgan, Head Coach
Eric Foley, Assistant

Girls' Cross Country Coaches
Head Coach TBD

Boys' Cross Country Coaches
Head Coach TBD

Boys' Track & Field Coach
Head Coach TBD

Girls' Track & Field Coach
Head Coach TBD

Boys'/Girls' Tennis Coach
Kady Monson, Head Coach

Girls' Softball Coach
Kevin Lash, Head Coach

Maintenance Supervisor
Henry Whateley

Jim Rice