School board

Below is a list of school board members for the Barnesville school district. Please visit the district for more information and for the official list of school board members.
Superintendent: Dr. Jon Ellerbusch
District Email: jellerbusch@barnesville.k12.mn.us
Mailing Address: 302 3rd St SE, Barnesville, MN 56514
Phone: 218-354-2217 
Dion Bredman
Email: dionbredman@barnesville.k12.mn.us
Term ends: 12/31/2023
Marla Field
Email: marlafield@barnesville.k12.mn.us
Term ends: 12/31/2025
Crystal Henderson
Email: chenderson@barnesville.k12.mn.us
Term ends: 12/31/2025
David Herbranson
Email: davidherbranson@barnesville.k12.mn.us
Term ends: 12/31/2023
Ryan Lindbom
Email: ryanlindbom@barnesville.k12.mn.us
Term ends: 12/31/2023
Andy Maier
Email: amaier@barnesville.k12.mn.us
Term ends: 12/31/2025
Jacob Thompson
Email: jacobthompson@barnesville.k12.mn.us
Term ends: 12/31/2025

Your legislators

Below is a list of state elected officials who represent the Barnesville school district. Not sure who represents you? Visit the State of Minnesota’s legislator finder and enter your address to find out what district you are in.
Senate District 04: Robert Kupec, DFL – Moorhead
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• Email: sen.robert.kupec@senate.mn
• Phone: 651-296-3205
• Facebook: rob.kupec
• Twitter: @robkupec
• Legislative aide: Tamara Grady – 651-296-3205
House District 04B: Jim Joy, R – Hawley
• Email: rep.jim.joy@house.mn.gov
• Phone: 651-296-6829
• Facebook: RepJimJoy
• Twitter: @JimJoyMN
• Legislative aide: Nick Majerus – 651-296-8187
Senate District 9: Jordan Rasmusson, R – Fergus Falls
• Email: sen.jordan.rasmusson@senate.mn
• Phone: 651-296-4875
• Facebook: rasmussonmn
• Twitter: @jordanrasmusson
• Legislative aide: Loren Dauer – 651-297-8070
House District 9A: Jeff Backer, R – Browns Valley
• Email: rep.jeff.backer@house.mn.gov
• Phone: 651-296-4929
• Facebook: RepJeffBacker
• Twitter: @jeffbacker
• Legislative aide: Jacob Grundhauser – 651-296-0635

Local union affiliate

Education Minnesota-Barnesville
President: Lisa Gilbertson
Email: lgilbertson@barnesville.k12.mn.us
Field staff: Michelle Jensen
Email: Michelle.Jensen@edmn.org