CEO Mentor

A mentoring program provides an effective networking model for Wright Tech CEO students. Establishing effective one on one connections, that will strengthen the student's awareness of employment opportunities in our County and develop greater social skills through this mentorship experience. Every Wright Tech CEO student, known as a student, is matched with a mentor from the business community. Ultimately, these relationships strengthen the CEO program's success and builds generational bridges between the student and the business community.

Here are the following responsibilities and activities:

  • Meet with the student for scheduled meetings to discuss what they are learning in CEO
  • Attend Monthly Mentor Mornings
  • Review the student's business plan for their individual business
  • Experience the weekly progress of their Protege through reading their journal entries of what they experience each day in CEO

Would you like to be a Mentor?

A mentor is a business owner, entrepreneur, or intreprenuer from our areas business community. A mentor is someone willing to share his or her time and expertise with a CEO student. Please contact us, if you are interested in being a CEO mentor. You will be provided mentor training and be required to have a background check to enroll in the program. Successful mentoring partnerships are advantageous for everyone – the student, the mentor and the CEO program.

Our Mentors

Patrick Baumgard
MN Lakes Bank

Craig Boysen
Bankwest MN

Dewey Gunnarson
ThinkUp Tech

Steve Halverson
Citizens Alliance Bank

Brit Haskins
Classic Hall Event Center

Keith Jerpseth
Annandale State Bank

Dr. Vicki Johanneck
The Stables at Greenfield Farm

Matt Kammann
Dunn Brothers Coffee

Randy Latzig
Centra Sota Cooperative

Sue Olmscheid

Terry Peterson
Kid's Haven

Alejandro Sanchez
International Sales Consultant

Doug Selle
Radio Active

Nick Shultz
Community Development Bank

Esther Studer
Scherer Bros. Lumber

Derrek Vetsch
Restaurant Operations Consultant

Jackie Wurm