Art Andersen is the Director of Technology for Keeneyville District 20. As Director, he is responsible for handling the day-to-day operations of the department. Art is responsible for setting the short- and long-term technology goals and strategies for the district, as well as handle the budgets for the department. He works closely with the administration and staff to make certain their goals and strategies align with each other.
Art has been with the district since July 2016. He began his career in education in 2004. Prior to that, Art worked for two Fortune 500 companies and brings over 30 years of technology experience to the district.
During his time in the district, Art has completed several improvement projects for the district:
- Revamped the district’s infrastructure; allowing students and staff to access resources without delay.
- Installed active panels in each classroom; giving teachers and students a more interactive classroom.
- Working with administrators, completed a 1:1 initiative for the district; giving each student a Chromebook to use in their classroom and at home.
Away from the work, Art enjoys performing onstage. He has performed in musicals and plays such as Mamma Mia, Music Man, Annie, 12 Angry Jurors and countless others. Art also coaches girls’ softball for his local park district.