Val Knobloch has a Master of Science in Teaching from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and a Bachelor of Arts in Hispanic Studies and Bachelor of Music in Music Education and Music Performance from St. Norbert College. His DPI certification includes an administrative license as an Instructional Technology Coordinator and teaching licenses in German & Spanish, 7-12 and Music K-12. He has been with MACS since 2012 as the Technology Director after 22 years at CESA 10 as an educational consultant in technology and gifted education. Previous to that he worked at UW-EC for 7 years and the State Regional Arts Center for 2. He enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and with music where he continues to direct choral groups, something he has done for 30+ years.