Ms. Patty Heminover has 19 years of public education experience, most recently as superintendent of South St. Paul Schools in South St. Paul, Minnesota.  She brings considerable experience developing budgets, leading organizational and process improvements and successfully overseeing conflict resolution.  Ms. Heminover was also South St. Paul Schools’ Director of Human Resources and Finance, prior to serving as its superintendent.  She served for three years as the co-superintendent of schools for Cleveland Public Schools in Cleveland, Minnesota, after working as its Director of Human Resources and Business Services for six years.  Ms. Heminover has received a School Finance Award, technology leadership awards and helped establish the first K-12 International Baccalaureate School District in Minnesota.