Diane (Guggenberger) Moeller '77 '82
Decorated school principal
Diane Moller '77 '82 during construction of Kennedy Community School.
Diane (Guggenberger) Moeller '77 '82 is highly regarded school principal at the peak of her game.
Moeller is Minnesota's 2013 Science and Mathematics Elementary and Middle Level Principal of the Year.
The award, given by the Science Museum of Minnesota and the Minnesota Elementary School Principals’ Association, recognizes the importance of fostering lifelong science literacy and honors the role principals play in encouraging student interest in math and science.
She is on a leave of absence from Kennedy Community School, the energy-efficient, eco-friendly public school in St. Joseph she helped open in 2008. The preschool through eighth-grade building has geothermal heat, an innovative ventilation system and 20-plus acres of low-maintenance prairie plantings.
Through June 2014, Moeller will serve as assistant superintendent for St. Cloud Area School District 742.
In 2006, Moeller was named one of 65 National Distinguished Principals by the National Association of Elementary School Principals.
Moeller holds St. Cloud State bachelor's and master's degrees in elementary education.