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Austin, MN 55912
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Alumni Spotlight: Dylan Mittelsted

In this week's Alumni Spotlight, we catch up with alumnus Dylan Mittelsted.

What are you doing now?

I am a construction contractor.

How did APS prepare you for this role?

APS has a great variety of shop classes that give you the basics to succeed in a trade.

What is your advice for current Packers?

To always focus on school and to not mess around. Have some fun but focus on being the best you can be because at the end of the day it’s your future you are building.

Who at APS inspired you?

Ryan Stanley and Mark Winkels

What was your favorite meal in the cafeteria?

Chicken Nuggets

Are you an alumnus of Austin Public Schools?  If so, we'd love to hear from you!

We're excited to hear about your accomplishments and are eager to share your successes and advice with our current students, families, and the Austin community. Please take a few minutes to complete the quick questionnaire at regarding your current position and your career trajectory.

Thanks, and we look forward to hearing all your wonderful stories!