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Dale Kruse

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    Home Address: 1200 S. Fifth Ave., Beatrice NE 68310

    Current Office on the Board: Vice Chairperson

    District Representing: First

    Board Member Since: January 2011

    Term Expires: December 2014


    College(s) and Degrees from Each: University of Nebraska-Lincoln (B.S., M.S., Ph.D.)

    High School: Syracuse-Dunbar-Avoca, Syracuse, NE. 

    Year Graduated: 1967

    Professional Development, Conferences/Workshops Related to Community Colleges or Higher Education: Attended Association of Community College Trustees Legislative Seminar February 2011


    Current Employer:Retired

    Past Employment Summary: Superintendent, Beatrice Public Schools (2000-2010). Superintendent, Gibbon Public Schools (1994-2000). High School Principal, Ogallala Public Schools (1984-1994). High School Principal, West Harrison (Iowa) Public Schools (1982-1984). Activities Director, Cozad City Schools (1979-1982). Teacher/Coach, Centennial Public Schools (1975-1979).

    Professional Organizations/Offices Held: Past member of several regional and statewide school administrator organizations. Past president, Secondary School Principals. Past chair, Nebraska Council of School Administrators.

    Community Involvement

    Past president, Beatrice YMCA Board of Directors. Past president, Beatrice One Stop Community Resource Center Board. Past chair, Beatrice United Way Fund Drive. Vice president, Beatrice Library Foundation Board.