Kim Flagstad- DCD
Patty Sweeny- Educational Speech/Language Pathologist
Phone# (320) 384-6443 ext 3050
Ms. Sweeny has been employed in the Hinckley-Finlayson school district since 1986. She works with speech and language disordered students from birth - age 21. She does home-visits with birth to age three year olds, and travels to all three buildings in our school district.
Ms. Sweeny earned her B.S. degree in Communicative Disorders from UW-River Falls. She has post-graduate credits from St. Cloud State University.
Ms. Sweeny has a Dachshund that runs her household and two adult sons. She enjoys watching the local sports teams, taking pictures, making scrapbooks, gardening, backyard bonfires, listening to music, dancing, enjoying time on the water and spending time with family and friends.
KRIStIE Yoder- EBD
phone: (320) 384-6132 ext 2216
Ms. Yoder joined the Hinckley-Finlayson High School staff in 2016. As part of the Educational Resources department, she works with, and supports, students with disabilities. Prior to becoming a Jaguar, she worked at Pine City Junior/Senior High School and Twin Oaks Middle School in Prior Lake, MN. Ms. Yoder earned her B.S. degree in Special Education from Minnesota State University-Moorhead.
She is married to her husband, Jason. They have four children - Christina, Natasha, Taylor and Thomas. She is also a proud grandmother to Samantha. She enjoys hiking, camping, gardening, listening to all kinds of music, and spending time with her friends & family.
Jennifer Rush- Resource Staff
Phone# (320) 384-6277 ext
Ms. Rush joined the Hinckley-Finlayson High School staff in 2016. As part of the Educational Resources department, she works with, and supports, students with disabilities. Prior to becoming a Jaguar, she taught in Melrose, MN, for 12 years.
Ms. Rush earned her M.S. degree in Educational Leadership from Southwest State University in Marshall, MN, and her B.S. degree from St. Cloud State University.
She is happily married to her husband, Ron, and they have two children - Alex and Addison. Together, they enjoy spending time with their three dogs, fishing, cooking, and watching movies.