Meet our Lake Mills Community School administrative team!
Chad Kohagen | Superintendent

Educational Background:

  • B.A. in physical education/health minor in coaching from Upper Iowa University
  • Master of Science in physical education/health and leisure activities from Emporia State University
  • Master of Science in PK-12 administration from Emporia State University
  • Superintendent Endorsement from University of Northern Iowa

Experience in Education:

  • 2 years in Titonka/Woden/Crystal Lake as K-8 PE,Quest, and Coach
  • 7 years in Oelwein as K-8 PE and coach
  • 1 year in Oelwein as High School Associate Principal/Activities Director
  • 8 years in Oelwein as High School Principal
  • Superintendent at Lake Mills Community School from 2015 to present
James Scholbrock | MS & HS Principal

Educational Background:

  • Certificate of Advance Studies from Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, July 2010
  • Master of Arts in Educational Administration from University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa, August 1999
  • B.S. – Psychology/Teaching Certification Program from Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, May 1989

Experience in Education:

  • Secondary Principal – Grades 6 to 12, August 1999 to Present
  • Middle School Social Studies – Grades 7 and 8, 1990-1999
Kari Wagner | Elementary Principal, K-12 Curriculum & Equity Coordinator

Educational Background:

  • B.A. in English Education from South Dakota State University in Brookings, SD
  • M.A. in Educational Administration from Iowa State University in Ames, IA

Experience in Education:

  • High School English Teacher, 13 years
  • Elementary Principal, 2011-present
  • K-12 Curriculum Coordinator, 2011-present