Principal, B-FIT/SPED Coordinator
Dani Niss is the Principal at the Learning Center and manages the B-FIT and Life Skills programs in addition to serving as Special Education Coordinator. She has a passion for implementing the MTSS problem-solving model to support the Learning Center students, staff, and individual districts in successfully assisting students in their re-integration into their home district classrooms or transition beyond the formal classroom settings.
Ms. Niss grew up near Johnson and is a 2004 graduate of Johnson-Brock High School, 2010 graduate of Peru State College, and an anticipated 2021 graduate of Concordia University in Seward, Nebraska. Ms. Niss’s professional career includes 3 years at Lewiston Consolidated School and 7 at Pawnee City in the roles of math teacher, coach, and assistant athletic director and three years as ESU 4’s Career Academy Coordinator.