Duane J Hannan (B.S. ’85)

Duane J Hannan (B.S. ’85), retires after 32 years of teaching. Duane grew up in St. Paul and graduated from the University of Minnesota with a degree in English after returning home from serving overseas in Germany. Hannan started teaching at Westbrook High school in Westbrook, MN. There he taught English, German, speech, and English social projects. Over the years, Hannan has become the technology person at the school and has built and developed both hardwire and wireless networks in the High school and tech campus. As well as doing administrative and development of new networks, Hannan has also set up several portable computer labs. Hannan still wants to help out with the tech department and the High school. He is grateful for his career at Westbrook, and wants to give back to the community that gave him everything he could have asked for. Reflecting on his retirement, Hannan plans on traveling to visit his kids in Utah and South Dakota and enjoying the outdoors.