About our Principal

 Jim Pliner

Phone: (608)835-4301

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Jim Pliner


At OHS Since:
2015

In Education Since
: 1990
 
Duties: Instructional Leadership in the role of Principal
 
Education: Graduate Licensure Program from Edgewood College, Educational Leadership (May, 2008), Master of Education and Professional Development from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse (May, 2004), Bachelor of Science in Education from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (Dec.1989).
 
Awards/Honors:  2015 Edgewood College Maffit Outstanding Educator Award, 2015 Excellence with Equity Award (Team Category) Madison Metropolitan School District, 2011 Oregon School District Making A Difference Award, 2010 Outstanding Community Support Award from the Madison Police Department, 2007 Outstanding Community Service Award from Madison School Community Recreation, 2002 Walmart Teacher of the Year, 1996 Friend of Education Award from Representative Scott Klug, 2003 Big 8 Conference Baseball Coach of the Year. 
 
Service/Activities:  Volunteer youth sports coach (baseball, basketball, football), Member of the Board of Directors for the Simpson Street Free Press

About our Associate Principals

 Brad Ashmore

Phone: (608)835-4302

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Brad Ashmore

At OHS Since: 2018

In Education Since:  1998

Duties:  Currently on the building administrative team at OHS

Education:  BS in Elementary Education-Winona State University.  Masters in Educational Leadership-Cardinal Stritch University

Volunteer/Community Service:  Youth sports coach and volunteer in Oregon.

Professional Organizations:  AWSA

Awards:  Kohl Fellowship teacher nominee-SASD

 

 Kim Griffin

Phone: (608) 835-4303

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Kim Griffin

At OHS Since: 2016

In Education Since: 1994

Duties: Ms. Griffin is currently on the building administrative team at OHS.

Education: License Program: Principal - Edgewood College, MS in counseling - UW Platteville, MS in Special Education - UW Madison, BS in Special Education - UW Madison

Volunteer/Community Service: Youth sports coach and volunteer
 
Professional Organizations: American Counselor Association, National Association of Secondary Principals

About Our Director of Athletics

 Mike Carr

Phone: (608)835-4335

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Mike Carr

At OHS Since: 2012

In Education Since: 2000

Duties: Mr. Carr is currently on the building administrative team at OHS overseeing athletics.

Education: Master of Arts in Education from Edgewood College (2003), Bachelor of Arts in History from University of Wisconsin-Madison (1998)

Volunteer/Community Service:
Board of Directors of Southern Wisconsin Officials Association, Midwest Athletes Against Childhood Cancer charity events volunteer, past board member of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Dane County, past UW-Madison Chancellor's Scholars Mentor, Edgewood College Board of Trustees


Professional Organizations:
National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association, Wisconsin Athletic Directors Association, National Association of Sports Officials, Southern Wisconsin Officials Association

About Our Administrative Assistants

 Kay Bettinger - Lead Administrative Assistant

Phone: 608-835-4306

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Kay Bettinger - Lead Administrative Assistant

 Brandi Koehler - Administrative Assistant - Reception

Phone: (608) 835-4391

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Brandi Koehler - Administrative Assistant - Reception

 Jennifer Eithun - Administrative Assistant - Financials

Phone: (608) 835-4304

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Jennifer Eithun - Administrative Assistant - Financials

 Laura Kriebs - Administrative Assistant - Athletics

Phone: (608) 835-4387

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Laura Kriebs - Administrative Assistant - Athletics

 Jenny Athanas - Administrative Assistant - Attendance A - K / Substitute Coordinator

Phone: (608) 835-4308

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Jenny Athanas - Administrative Assistant - Attendance A - K / Substitute Coordinator

 Pat Multhauf - Administrative Assistant - Attendance L - Z

Phone: (608) 835-4309

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Pat Multhauf - Administrative Assistant - Attendance L - Z

 Cori Heise

Phone: (608) 835-4311

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Cori Heise