Faces of Winona

WAPS Employees

The Winona Area Public Schools recently honored its employees for their length of service to the district. A total of 41 employees were honored for service in increments of five years.
Marie Tibor (pictured) was honored for 45 years of service to the district. Linda Vannorman wad cited for 40 years. Joyce Houdek and Lori Rivers were honored for 35 years and Janet Block, Michael Bronk, and Tom Sanvik were cited for 30 years with the district. Another 12 employee were recognized for 25 years.

Fletcher-Winona Health

Adam Fletcher, MD, has joined the Winona Health medical staff and sees people of all ages in the Family Medicine and Sports/Orthopedics departments.  “I chose Winona Health because it provided the perfect opportunity to be a Family Medicine physician with dedicated time for my Sports Medicine interests,” said Dr. Fletcher. “I also love the feel of Winona. The bluffs are beautiful; the terrain is somewhat similar to where I grew up in Virginia. Winona and Winona Health just fit. I am excited to become a part of the community.”  Dr. Fletcher is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. He earned his medical degree at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in Richmond, Virginia, and completed his residency at the Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education in Rochester, Minn. He also completed a Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia.


Dr. Fletcher is originally from Williamsburg, Va. He and his wife, who is originally from Bloomington, Minn., are new to Winona. In his free time, Dr. Fletcher enjoys exploring the area with his wife, rock climbing, running, and brewing beer.  To schedule an appointment with Dr. Fletcher, call Family Medicine at 507-457-7648 or Sports/Orthopedics at 507-474-3338.

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