• Community Task Force 2021

    Welcome to the New London-Spicer Public Schools Community Task Force Page. This page will be a resource to update the New London-Spicer community about the state of the district, its financial health, and task force meeting resources. 

    We are hosting three meetings in April/May by Zoom video conference with a group of community members from across multiple stakeholder groups to seek their advice to help shape the school board’s response to the district’s financial challenges.

    Community Task Force Meeting #1 Presentation and Summary Report
    April 26, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. 

    Community Task Force Meeting #2 Presentation and Summary Report
    May 10, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. 

    Community Task Force Meeting #3 Presentation and Summary Report 
    May 24, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.

    Community Task Force Meeting #4 Presentation
    June 29, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.

2021 Task Force Members

    • Kerry Johnson, Finance Industry
    • Jamie Swenson, Self Employed & Real Estate Industry
    • Lia Pfeifer, Education Industry
    • John Bergman, New London Mayor 
    • Denny Baker, Spicer Mayor 
    • Leon Duchene, Agriculture Industry 
    • Kevin Combs, NLS Staff
    • Frank Gustafson, NLS Alumn, Graduate Student
    • Todd Nelsen, Pastor
    • Gary Dahlberg, Retired
    • Chad Renstrom, Technology Industry