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Dan Tjornehoj re-elected Board of Education president

The Hudson Board of Education re-elected longtime board member Dan Tjornehoj as its president at last week's School Board meeting.

Other officers elected were Mark Kaisersatt, vice president; Brian Bell, treasurer; and Tom Holland, secretary. The votes for all offices were unanimous.

Tjornehoj has served 15 years and is the senior member of the School Board. He has previously served as chairman of the Finance Committee and as board treasurer. He was first elected to the board in 1993.

Kaisersatt has been a board member since 2001. He is the chairman of the School Board's Personnel and Negotiations Committee and has served as Finance Committee chairman.

Both Holland and Bell are in their first terms on the School Board. Bell has been the co-chairman of the district's strategic planning initiative, HSD 2025. Holland serves on the board's Facilities and Grounds Committee, which is overseeing the construction of the new elementary school, River Crest. Board committee assignments will be determined at a later date.

For more information about the School Board and its committees, visit or call the Hudson School District at (715) 377-3700.

Meg Heaton

Meg Heaton has been a reporter with the Hudson Star Observer since 1990. She has a bachelor’s degree in anthropology and Native American Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.

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