Brent Lysne graduated from Minot State University with a B.S. in Elementary Education in 1989. He followed that up with a Masters in Counseling from Northern State University in South Dakota. He has been working for Williston Public School District #1 since 1990.
"I have worked at all levels of education in the Counseling field within the Williston School District. I became a counselor to become more involved in the lives of our children. I have also coached for the last 26 years in the district. Sports I have been involved in are: football, basketball, wrestling, baseball and track. I have coached at the middle and high school levels.
"I am also the current past-president of the North Dakota Counselors Association."
Fun fact: "I work the grounds crew for the local baseball fields and have been involved in the last 2 Babe Ruth World Series in Williston in 2013 and 2016. I also coached the World Series in 2003."