School Info
Transition Education Center
13497 Fenway Boulevard Circle N, Suite 400
Hugo, MN 55038-7498
Phones: 651-773-6051
Fax: 651-773-6052
Attendance: 651-773-6051, opt. 1
School Hours: T+ 8am-2pm; TAPP 9am-2pm; AWARE 8am-1:45pm (HS), 8:30am-2:30pm (MS)
Office Hours: 7:15am-2:45pm
Principal: Sara Derby

Transition Education Center Staff

Building Administrator

Sara Derby

TEC Administrative Assistant

Alison Boeke

TPlus and TAPP Teachers

Jim Smith

Jessie Prissel

Dan Lemke

Becky Klier

Kathleen Allen


AWARE teacher

John Wachlarowicz

Special Education Related Service Providers

Amy Oian, Social Worker

Mary Hermans, Nurse

Marisa McGlynn, Psychologist

Dag Riseng, Teacher of Blind/Visually Impaired & Deaf/Hard of Hearing

Denise Ryan, Physical Health Disabilities

Heather Jacobs, Autism Consultant

Paige Pinnow, Speech Language Pathologist

Kadi Groppoli, Occupational Therapist

TEC Paraprofessionals

Amy Lewellen-Contreras

Nicolette Olson

Sarah Magnuson

Alexandra Dahl

Olivia Coen

Teagan Brown

Breena Slivik

Carly Libby


Nurse Paraprofessional

Jodi Kaiser

Project Search Instructor (at St. Paul Gillette Specialty Healthcare)

Emily Norton


Project Search Skills Trainers

Cheryl Bierman

Katie Raleigh



Matt Keese

Steve Kobilka


Jennifer Durand

Darrell Schulte

Shannon Treichel