Ray Collins is the Superintendent at Wilber-Clatonia Schools. Mr. Collins has a Bachelor's degree is Soil Science and Ag Education, a Masters of Education degree in School Leadership and a Specialist Certificate in School Administration all from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Mr. Collins also taught Farm and Ranch Management classes for Southeast Community College through a community outreach program. Mr. Collins has been with the Wilber-Clatonia School District since 2010. Prior to that, he had 28 1/2 years of service to the Prague Public School District where he started as the Ag Ed instructor, became Principal and then Superintendent.
Mr. Collins is married to Deb. They have two married daughters and their twin sons graduated from Wilber-Clatonia. The Collins' enjoy spending time with their children and grandchildren and taking time to enjoy the many activities and events involving the Wilber and Clatonia communities.
Mark Fritch is the High School Principal at Wilber Clatonia Schools. This is Mr. Fritch's second year with the district. Mr. Fritch is originally from Palmyra and attended Peru State College. He is in his 21st year of education; spending time as a science teacher and coach at Tri-Center in Neola, IA, Grand Island Senior High, and Papillion-La Vista South then as an Assistant Principal at Lewis Central in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
Mr. Fritch believes we must include parents and the community in the education of our youth. He believes we must create a culture where teachers are willing to challenge students academically to achieve more than they believed they could. Together we can help our students achieve more.
Mr. Fritch is married to Jaime. They have two boys that are Wilber-Clatonia elementary students. They remain busy with school activities and their boys' activities.
Christine Radcliff is the Elementary Principal at Wilber Clatonia Public Schools. This is Mrs. Radcliff's fourth year with the district, as she joined W-C in 2013. Prior to taking the Elementary Principal role in Wilber, Mrs. Radcliff served the student's of the Fremont Public School District for five years and McCool Junction Public School for six years.
Throughout her roles as both teacher and coaches, she learned the importance of building relationships with each and every individual involved in a program to truly build success from the foundation up. She also believes in a collaborative team approach to help all students find a their own path towards a positive and effective educational experience.
Mrs. Radcliff is married to junior high math/english teacher, Mark Radcliff. Together they have two boys who also attend Wilber Clatonia Public Schools. If you don't find the Radcliff's at a Wilber Clatonia School function they are probably visiting family, as Christine comes from a large family in the Clarkson and Howells area!
Keith Muller, Director for Activities, Technology, Curriculum and Testing, began his career at Wilber-Clatonia in 1985 as a business teacher. He earned his certification as an Athletic Administrator in 2006, which recognizes his training, experience, knowledge and expertise in his profession as an Athletic/Activities Director.
Mr. Muller has also been the softball coach at WC since the sport's first year at the school.
Mr. Muller is active in the community and his church.
He is married to Lori Muller and they have three children, all graduates of WCPS: Heath, Tyrell, and Katie.
A graduate of Fairbury High School, Mr. Muller then attended Fairbury Junior College and graduated from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. His masters in educational administration is from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln.
His previous teaching experience was at St. Patrick's Catholic Schools, North Platte, NE.