MASMS has five chapters:  Metro, Northern, Northwest, West and Southern.  Chapters meet monthly during the school year.  Meetings include education sessions, networking, roundtable and lunch.  Chapter meetings are open to all MASMS members.

West Chapter Officers:
President:  Russ Winkels, Perham-Dent Schools  Phone:  (218) 346-1546 , Email:
Vice President: Mitch Kaeter, Alexandria Schools  Phone (320) 762-2141, Email: 
Secretary:   Pet Amundson, Battle Lake ISD  Phone: (218) 864-5215, Email: ;
Director: Wade Nibbe, Alexandra Schools  Phone: (320) 815-1192  Email:
Vendor Rep:  Lori Bauer, Climate Makers  Phone: (763) 786-5999  Email:

The Western Chapter meetings are held at the Lakes Country Service Cooperative in Fergus Falls MN

2023-2024 Meeting Dates
November 15, 2023, Lake County Coop, Fergus Falls, MN

January 17, 2024, Lake County Coop, Fergus Falls, MN
March 20, 2024, Lake County Coop, Fergus Falls, MN
April 16, 2024 – “It Takes 4 to Tango”, Candy Whirley
May 14, 2024 – Special State Meeting TBA

Meeting Agenda
8:30 am        Networking & Coffee
9:00 am        Educational Sessions
11:00 am      Lunch, Meeting & Vendor Minute
Noon            Educational Session