Contact Us

HUMAN RESOURCES STAFF

Laura Hoffman Hordyk, HR Director 
Email address: laura.hoffmanhordyk@isd709.org or (218) 336-8721

Melanie Soderlund, HR Assistant - Certified Staff 
Email address: melanie.soderlund@isd709.org or (218) 336-8721

Katherine Elling, Human Resources Manager
Email address: katherine.elling@isd709.org or (218) 336-8722

Shana Vesel, Benefits Coordinator
Email address: benefits@isd709.org or (218) 336-8723

Shaunna Wood, HR Assistant - Employment Verification/Co-Curricular/Absence Management/Substitutes
Email address: shaunna.wood@isd709.org or (218) 336-8700, ext. 1205

Cheryl Krause, HRIS- Payroll
Email address: cheryl.krause@isd709.org or (218) 336-8700, ext. 1031

Kinsey Klasnich, Benefits/HR Assistant 
Email address: benefits@isd709.org or (218) 336-8723

Duluth Public Schools, ISD 709
4316 Rice Lake Rd, Suite 108
Duluth, MN  55811


(218) 336-8718                 Fax (218) 336-8785              humanresources@isd709.org