Welcome to ARCC


The mission of ARCC is to provide services, deliver training, and promote innovation to support our regions school districts.


ARCC is the first place school district leaders go for help delivering fundamental services.


The outcomes ARCC will achieve for its stakeholders (members, employees, etc).
  • Deliver essential training and guidance
  • Facilitate collaborative opportunities
  • Explore and implement innovative ways to deliver services.

ARCC Board of Governance ~

Serving the following K-12 Public School Districts with Administrative Offices in the Counties of: Aitkin, Carlton, Cook, Itasca, Koochiching, Lake and St. Louis

Governance Board:

ARCC is governed by four member district superintendents, four member district school board members, two member district staff persons involved in finance/accounting and one member district staff person involved in instructional management. The current board consists of:

  • Richard Aldrich, Hibbing Superintendent
  • Steve Anderson, Proctor Business Manager - Chair
  • Mark Meyer, Hill City Board Member
  • Jennifer Drotts, Deer River Business Manager - Clerk
  • Dr Reggie Engebritson, Mt Iron/Buhl Superintendent
  • Barb Kalmi, Nashwauk Board Member
  • John Klarich, Ely Superintendent
  • Shari Sanbeck, Aitkin MARSS Coordinator
  • Bob Rahja, Chisholm Board Member
  • Tim Riordan, Rock Ridge Board Member
  • Dan Stifter, Aitkin Superintendent

December 27, 2022 Agenda

January 19, 2023 Agenda - Regular

January 19, 2023 Agenda - Annual

January 19, 2023 Agenda - Annual

Minutes January 20, 2022 - Annual

Minutes January 20, 2022 - Regular

Minutes March 24, 2022

Minutes May 25, 2022

Minutes August 17, 2022

April 24, 2023 Agenda