Louise Hinz

Louise Hinz

School Board Director

Term Expires December 2023
7362 E. Point Douglas Road S., Cottage Grove, MN 55016


Louise Hinz is a professional educator who taught in the South Washington County School District for more than 20 years before retiring in 2018. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in education from the University of Wisconsin – River Falls, a Master of Science degree in education from Winona State University, and is a nationally certified Thinking Math Trainer. She and her husband, a Park High School graduate, have lived in Afton since 1984 and have two adult children who graduated from Woodbury High School.

 2020 School Assignments: 

  • Crestview Elementary School
  • Grey Cloud Elementary School
  • Oltman Middle School
  • SWC High School 

 2020 Committee Assignments:

  • Curriculum Advisory Committee (CAC)
  • School Communicators
  • Youth Advisory Council (YAC)