Our Administration

The administration at MVED works diligently on behalf of its staff members and member school districts. We care not only about the wellbeing of special needs students but also that of our employees who work tirelessly at helping our students to experience the joy of success in the classroom.


Tamara Engel
Director of Administrative Services/MVED Principal
(507) 934-5420, ext. 8253
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Megan Gracia
Business Manager
(507) 934-5420, ext. 8247
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Sara McMonagle
Special Education Director
(507) 934-5420, ext. 8254
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Valerie Elliott
Payroll/Accounts Payable Specialist
(507) 934-5420, ext. 8222
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Amy Leonard
MA Billing/Director's Secretary
(507) 934-5420, ext. 8235
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Dawn Lehtinen
Administrative Assistant
(507) 934-5420, ext. 8225
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