On Aug. 26, Margaret Gare joined Lakeville Area Schools as the new principal of alternative programs. She will lead programs at the Area Learning Center, Targeted Services, and some LinK12 programming. This is a new position for the district.
Gare has worked in education for 18 years, working with students in alternative learning environments. Most recently, she served as the Area Learning Center director in Faribault Public Schools. Before that, Gare served as the work experience coordinator for Faribault Public Schools.
Gare holds a master’s degree in educational leadership and a bachelor’s degree in elementary education with a minor in special education.