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Director of DMTS honored with IMS Global Leadership Award

Nov. 12, 2020 – Steve Buettner, director of District Media and Technology Services for Edina Public Schools, will receive the 2019 IMS Global Leadership Award on Monday, November 16. This award recognizes IMS Global members who have gone above and beyond in displaying leadership.

As a member of IMS Global, Buettner has presented at a number of conferences, including one held at Microsoft headquarters in Redmond, Washington. Buettner has also chaired many committees within the organization. He has been the district’s technology director for 11 years.

IMS Global works to advance technology that can affordable scale and improve educational participation and attainment. Leadership awards are given to individuals who worked hard to promote IMS Global, make significant contributions to developing IMS standards, and provide benefits for members and supporters to enable the future of education. Buettner will be recognized during a quarterly virtual meeting.