Ste. Genevieve County R-II School District would like to recognize and celebrate our 2020-2021 retirees and our staff members for their outstanding service for our students and our community!
This year, 14 Ste. Genevieve County R-II employees have retired. We greatly appreciate their dedication, and every retiree will be dearly missed. Each one of them touched the lives of our students, helping to build and nurture our community. They will always be part of the Dragon Family. These cherished Ste. Genevieve County R-II family members are listed below.
Martha Bahr, cook, 1993 - 2021
Michael Cook, art teacher, 1989 - 2021
Julia Fallert, social studies teacher, 1995 - 2021
Christopher Hoehne, principal, 2007 - 2021
Donna Huck, administrative assistant, 1997 - 2003, 2007 - 2020
Jean LaRose, custodian, 2015 - 2020
Wilburn J. Madison, custodian, 1995 - 2011, 2015 - 2021
Jill Naeger, speech/language pathologist, 1994 - 2021
Tina Oberle, special education teacher, 2000 - 2021
Nichole Reed, math teacher, 1998 - 2020
Kristen Ritter, finance coordinator, 1995 - 2021
Donna Roth, paraprofessional, 2007 - 2020
Keith Schweiss, director of maintenance, 1994 - 2021
Teresa Sedgwick, home economics teacher, 2001 - 2021
We would also like to take this opportunity to honor and remember our Ste. Genevieve County R-II family member and 2020 retiree Nichole Reed, employed from 1998 to 2020, who passed away in October. Mrs. Reed was a dedicated math teacher for 22 years at SG R-II. She coached Natural Disasters volleyball and was the Student Council Sponsor. Mrs. Reed was greatly loved by students and co-workers, and she is dearly missed.
25 Years Milestone
Each year, the district recognizes those staff members who have spent 25 years in their field for their perseverance and unyielding dedication. The employees who reached this milestone this year include:
Dr. Julie Flieg, superintendent, Ste. Genevieve County R-II School District
Mrs. Dawn Nickelson, cook, Ste. Genevieve Campus
Mrs. Ann Reynolds, fifth grade teacher, Ste. Genevieve Elementary
Degrees, Awards & Other Achievements
We would also like to recognize the following staff members for earning degrees, awards and other achievements this year:
Bre Uzzell - Masters in French, Fulbright-Hays Seminar Abroad to Morocco
Dr. Emily Curten - Doctorate in Educational Leadership
Dr. Julie Flieg - MASA 2021 Emerging Superintendent for the Southeast Region
Ashley Bauman - Master’s in Teacher Leadership
Athena McKlin - Specialist in Education
Kelly Sulkowski - SEMOSCA 2020-2021 Secondary Counselor of the Year
Jill Naeger - ASHA ACE (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association) 2nd Award for Continuing Education
Stephanie Sulser - Master’s in Elementary & Secondary Administration
Ste. Genevieve County R-II would like to congratulate each of these individuals listed above. Dr. Flieg and Dr. Taylor would also like to thank our SG family (students, parents, employees and community members) for their perseverance, understanding, and dedication over this past school year. We will see you all again in August!