IV Leads Mentor Superintendent Ryan Linnig Mr. Ryan Linnig has served Dimmick Grade School since 1998 when he was originally hired as a junior high social studies teacher and coach. In 1997, Mr. Linnig completed his Bachelor’s degree in history with teacher certification from Eastern Illinois University. In the years following, he went on to complete his Master’s degree in educational administration at Northern Illinois University, and he received his certificate of advanced study in educational administration from Lewis University. Ryan became superintendent of Dimmick in 2007. During his tenure at Dimmick Grade School, STEM and career exploration have been an integral part of his strategic planning efforts.
Outside of the school setting, Mr. Linnig serves on the North Central Bank board with branches in Hennepin and Ladd. He currently resides in Dimmick, Illinois with his wife Heather, two daughters Payton and Berklee, and his two dogs. He enjoys golfing with friends, woodworking, playing and spending quality time with his family.