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TRIO/Upward Bound
Sattgast Hall, Third Floor

Phone: (218) 755-2092
Fax: (218) 755-4208

Mailing Address:
1500 Birchmont Dr. NE #19
Bemidji, MN 56601-2907

Chris HoffmanChris Hoffman - Outreach Coordinator

Outreach Coordinator (Interim)

Chris is a BSU graduate who earned a B.S. in Elementary Education, and a M.S. in Special Education.  Prior to working at Bemidji State University, Chris has operated successfully in a number of positions, including an adjunct instructor for Oak Hills Christian College, assistant director of Laketrails Basecamp, specific learning disability teacher for Cass Lake-Bena Elementary, and is a certified American Red Cross emergency response instructor.  He currently works for Upward Bound as the Outreach Coordinator, and assists in TRiO/SSS class instruction. 

An avid outdoorsman, Chris enjoys the northern Minnesota lifestyle to its fullest.  Hunting with his German Wirehairs, casting muskie lures or walleye jigs on Lake Bemidji, and spending time with his wife, Stephanie, are among his favorite activities.  Chris is looking forward to a great year and is excited to contribute his experience and ideas to an already dynamic TRiO/Upward Bound team!