Columbia Falls Ruder Elementary

1550 12th Avenue West Columbia Falls, MT 59912
Phone: 406-892-6570
Fax: 406-892-6563

Meet Our Ruder Elementary Staff


April Dyon

Computer Lab

Paige Hall


Shannon Sommers

Camberia Harwood

Marna Pickard

Nicolette Bales

First Grade

Jenny Hoerner

Cassie Ladenburg

Carol Matheson

Deanna Torres

Second Grade

Heidi Freeman

Linda Hopkins

Haley Lobbestael

Ashley Nadeau

Third Grade

Teri Hovde

Laurie Opatz

Seth Knox

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Fourth Grade

Mary Burns

Josh Preiss

Connie Warner

Fifth Grade

Janae Christensen

Sherri Nissen

Amy Hanson


Virginia Gilman

Intervention - Math

Dana Shields

Intervention - Reading

Autumn Mansfield

Kristy Queen


Sara Childers


Diane Volkman

NW Behavioral Health

Lorie Lewis


Taryn Smith

Lindsey Gilseth

Nancy Johnson

Rhonda Nagel

Lisa Nolan

Kim Potter

Carol Rohletter

Deb Waldusky

Kathy Carl

Daya Horine

Melissa West

Tiffany Riley

Terri Eckel

Physical Education

Robyn Kehr

School Nurse

Laura Weidling

Special Services

Michelle Swank

Ashley Jollymore

Trisha Quiram

Gabrielle Deschamps

Tracy Swope

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