NLA Board Agendas and Minutes

Northern Lights Academy board meetings are held once a month, typically the first Thursday or Friday of the month.  Meetings are held virtually through a Google Meet or in person at the Northern Lights Special Education Cooperative offices in Esko, MN.  16 E. Hwy 61.  See the list below for exact dates and locations.  To access a Google Meet virtual meeting, please contact your school district's superintendent's office to arrange for participation in the meeting.

2022 NLA Schedule of Regular Board Meetings
*Board Approved January 7, 2022
Tuesday January 25, 2022 - 9am Google Meet - Special Meeting
Friday February 11, 2022-10:30 am Garfield Board Room - Cloquet Schools, MN (NLSEC meeting at 9am)
Friday March 4, 2022-9 am Google Meet 
Thursday April 7, 2022-9 am Google Meet
Friday May 6, 2022-10:30 am NLSEC Conference Room, Esko, MN (NLSEC meeting at 9am)
Wednesday June 8, 2022-9 am Google Meet
Friday August 5, 2022-9 am Google Meet
Friday September 9, 2022-9 am Google Meet
Friday October 7, 2022-10:30am NLSEC Conference Room, Esko, MN (NLSEC meeting at 9am)
Friday November 4, 2022-9 am Google Meet
Friday December 2, 2022-10:30am NLSEC Conference Room, Esko, MN (NLSEC meeting at 9am)
Friday January 6, 2023-9 am Organizational Meeting/Google Meet
 
NLA Board Members

*NLA Board members are the Superintendents of the NLSEC 12 member districts.
Superintendent, Mike McNulty, Barnum  (Treasurer)
Superintendent, John Engstrom, Carlton  
Superintendent, Michael Cary, Cloquet  (Vice Chair)
Superintendent, Nathan Libbon , Cromwell-Wright
Superintendent, Aaron Fischer, Esko (Chairperson)
Superintendent, Wayne Whitwam, Hermantown (Clerk)
Superintendent, Bill Crandall,  Lake Superior  
Superintendent, Brad Johnson, McGregor
Superintendent, Billie Jo Steen,  Moose Lake
Superintendent, John Engelking, Proctor 
Superintendent, Bill Peel, Willow River
Superintendent, Kim Belcastro,  Wrenshall

NLA Board Agendas & Minutes
*Please note the below documents are in PDF.

Archived NLA Board Minutes