About Us

Region 1 is a leading regional software service provider, specializing in training, telephone support and hosting services for administrative software applications and employee benefit administration for school districts and other governmental agencies. Region 1 offers comprehensive software solutions and support for  financial and HR/payroll application (SMART Systems), a student management application (Synergy), and a food service application (MealsPlus), and a timekeeping application (TimeClock Plus). Region 1 is the software hosting entity for the North Star Library Consortium, featuring the Destiny Library Manager application. Region 1 is also the fiscal host for NW LINKS, providing wide area network services to school districts and public libraries in northwestern Minnesota.


Admin / Clerical

Executive Director
Robert Wheeler
bob@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 101

Bookkeeper
Kathleen Ellingson
kath@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 106

Office Administrator
Amanda Kadrmas
amanda@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 100

Finance and UFARS

Wayne Miller
wayne@region1.k12.mn.us

Ext. 104

Alison Green
alison@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 102

Stacy Mead
stacy@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 105

Kathleen Ellingson
kath@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 106

Technical Support

Joe Ramsey

joe@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 109

Jason Wingenbach
jason@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 111

Meals Plus

Diana Van Raden
diana@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 125

Cheryl Solum
cheryls@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 108

Joe Ramsey
joe@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 109

MARSS Support Services

Mike Kunde
mike@region1.k12.mn.us

Ext. 107

Dawnyell Senger
dawnyell@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 118

Cheryl Solum
cheryls@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 108

Edupoint Synergy

Mike Kunde
mike@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 107

Cheryl Solum
cheryls@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 108

Diana Van Raden
diana@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 125

Alyssa Purrier
alyssa@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 116

Payroll HR & STAR

Carol Wessman
carol@region1.k12.mn.us

Ext. 110

Cindy Fagerlie
cindyf@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 112

Angie Potas
angie@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 113

Flex Benefits and Health Savings Accounts (r1benefitstoday.org)

Vicki Keller
vicki@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 115

Laurie Raftevold
laurie@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 114

Amanda Kadrmas
amanda@region1.k12.mn.us
Ext. 100

Office Hours

 

The Region 1 Office is open:

Monday - Thursday 8:00-4:30 CST
Friday 8:00-4:00

(800) 450-2990 - Toll Free
(218) 236-2990
(218) 236-2368 - Fax

 
3031 17th Street South

Moorhead MN 56560