Tina Marisam, President

Tina and her partner Jason have three children: Flora and Waldo are both graduates of HPMS, and Huck, who attended the school's toddler program, will begin his second year in Children's House this fall. Tina works at the University of Minnesota's Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action.  

Nicole Olson, Vice President

Carrie Brand, Secretary

As an alum of the school, HPMS has always held a special place in Carrie's heart, and she is honored to serve on the Board. Carrie and her husband Tony have three girls: Lauren and Sophia are also recent graduates of HPMS, and Olivia currently attends the school and is in Jenny's Children's House. Carrie has an accounting degree from UW-Madison and an MBA from UT-Austin. In Seattle, Carrie worked at Microsoft in the marketing and business development disciplines, but she is currently staying home with her girls. 

Lincoln Kallsen, Treasurer


Lincoln is the Director of Institutional Analysis in the Office of Budget and Finance at the University of Minnesota. He is responsible for many budgetary and financial analysis projects at the campus and system level. Lincoln has been with the University for twenty years in a variety of capacities, including overseeing capital planning, providing long-range financial forecasting, and participating in financial analysis of the University's child care center.  As a young child, Lincoln attended Montessori schools and is very happy to be of service to Highland Park Montessori.


Rachel Morris, Member

Rachel is a Children's House Guide at Lake Country School in Minneapolis.