Admin & Board

Admin Team

Admin Team is a group of people in administration from our member schools that meet up to 4 times yearly to encourage one another, learn from each other and challenge each other in their faith and in their role as leaders of a school.

2021-2022 Admin Team Schedule:

Host School/Location
November 9, 2021 Dordt University Thor Benson
January 22, 2021
1:00 - 5:00 PM
Dinner following
Dordt University Board Training Workshop
Speaker: Henry Contant

February 12, 2021

Inwood Christian: Held in Rock Rapids  

Dana Shon



Central Board

Heartland Christian Schools is governed by the Central Board made up of one representative from each member school. The Central Board meets once per year. This year, our meeting will be held in Luvurne, Minnesota on April 8, 2022.

Executive Committee members are elected from this board; this committee meets four times per year.

Current Executive Committee Members:

At our next board meeting in the Spring, block II assignments will be completing their term. New assignments will be as follows:

Block II (2021-2024)

  • Sanborn - Teacher
  • Unity - Administrator
  • Sioux Center - Board Member
  • Ireton - Teacher
  • Dakota - Board Member
  • Volga - Administrator
  • Siouxland - Teacher


School Name Term Rep. Type Rep. Name Rep. E-mail School E-mail
Block I (2019-2022)
Hills 2019-2022 Board Member Barry Miedema
Edgerton 2019-2022 Administrator Randy Pfeifle
Hollandale 2019-2022 Teacher Enno Haan
Central MN Christian 2019-2022 Administrator Brandon Haan
Sheldon 2019-2022 Teacher Tonya Wiekamp
Inwood 2019-2022 Board Member Brad Gulker
Rock Valley 2019-2022 Teacher Marcus De Jager
Block II (2018-2021)
Chandler 2018-2021 Teacher Karl Schmitke
Sanborn 2018-2021 Administrator Anthony Minderhoud
Unity 2018-2021 Board Member Tim Kamp
Sioux Center 2018-2021 Teacher Abby Finley
Ireton 2018-2021 Administrator Marlin Schoonhoven
Dakota 2018-2021 Teacher Jodi Van Zee
Volga 2018-2021 Board Member TBD
Siouxland 2018-2021 Administrator Steve Peters
Block III (2020-2023)
Hull 2020-2023 Board Member Julie Van Schepen
Western 2020-2023 Teacher Katie Nice
Orange City 2020-2023 Teacher Travis De Jong  jalons@orangecitychristian.pvt.
Mitchell 2020-2023 Administrator Dr. Gary Cookson
Sutton 2020-2023 Board Member Tim Johnson
Sioux Falls 2020-2023 Teacher Jay Woudstra
Worthington 2020-2023 Teacher Christy Milbrath