Phone: Office 507.379.5240/Mobile 507.320.1725


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Chris Dibble

Chris Dibble has been with the Albert Lea Area Schools since July of 2016 and the principal of Southwest Middle School since July of 2018.

Chris returned to southern Minnesota after 4 years with Alden-Conger and 15 years in the Faribault Public Schools as a band director, technology integration specialist, and girls golf coach. Chris received his BS in Music Education from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, an MEd in Music Education from the University of Minnesota, and an Ed.S in Educational Leadership from the University of St. Thomas.

When not in school, Chris can be found with his wife Miranda and two sons Reilly and Caleb on a local lake or golf course. Chris was raised in Wisconsin, so is often found cheering for the Packers and Badgers.