Ann supports our mentors who coach our teacher candidates.
Weily supports and tracks data for all of LDA’s programs and services.
Cathy leads our Assessment team and is a Co-Director of our licensure program.
Ian helps to lead LDA’s Learning Connections teachers and provides coaching to our teacher candidates in the licensure program.
Ann Simonson holds a BA in Journalism from the University of Minnesota. She also has an M.Ed., in Special Education and Learning Disabilities from the University of Minnesota. Ann has worked for several major corporations, including Pillsbury, Piper Jaffray, Sprint, and Ashton-Tate, in advertising and marketing. Ann has personally experienced.
Martha has worked in nonprofit development and communications for nearly 20 years for organizations serving Minnesota’s youth in a variety of ways.