Welcome to District 5

Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, the Canadian province of Manitoba, Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands.

  • Kristin Kollbaum
  • District 5 Director

    Kristin Kollbaum, M.Ed.
    Director of Marketing and Communications
    Northwest Iowa Community College 
    (712) 631-5634

The District 5 Executive Council

Assistant Director

Gregg Jones
Director of Communications and Marketing
East Central College, Missouri
(636) 584-6507



Medallion Awards Coordinator

Andrea Rohlena
Director of Marketing
Western Iowa Tech Community College
(712) 899-7644



Conference Coordinator

Kate Wallace
Director of Marketing & Communications 
St. Cloud Technical & Community College, Minnesota
(320) 308-5976




Conference Content and Programming Coordinator

Lisé Freking
Director of Strategic Marketing and Communications
Dakota County Technical College/Inver Hills Community College, Minnesota
(651) 423-8233




Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Coordinator


Leadership Coordinator

James Douglass
Executive Director of Communications, Media Relations and Marketing
Riverland Community College, Minnesota
(507) 433-0611



Member Outreach/State Representatives  

Kris Green
Chief Marketing & Institutional Image Officer
Kansas City Kansas Community College, Kansas
(913) 288-7525



Gregg Jones
Director of Communications and Marketing
East Central College, Missouri
(636) 584-6507



 Jennifer Snyder
Social Media Marketing/Writing Specialist 
Southeast Community College, Nebraska
(402) 323-3393




 Pam Stillman-Rokusek
Strategic Communications & Marketing Director
Western Dakota Technical College, South Dakota
(605) 718-2970




Erin Wood
Director of College Relations
Lake Region State College, North Dakota
(701) 662-1598


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