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Ruslana Westerlund

  • Administrator
  • Minnesota Department of Education


    "Do we love things and use people, or do we use things and love people?" "Sometimes the most real things in the world.... are the things that we can't see." ESTP on Myers-Briggs A risk-taking nonconformist who likes to live a spontaneous, exciting life. Skilled at picking up on non-verbal signals. Likes to sell others on ideas and products, and excels at making deals happen. ESTPs are outgoing, straight-shooting types. Enthusiastic and excitable, ESTPs are "doers" who live in the world of action. Blunt, straight-forward risk-takers, they are willing to plunge right into things and get their hands dirty. They live in the here-and-now, and place little importance on introspection or theory. The look at the facts of a situation, quickly decide what should be done, execute the action, and move on to the next thing.

    Professional experience


    Minnesota Department of Education

    January 2009 - Present

    Adjunct Instructor

    University of Wisconsin, Whitewater

    August 2008 - December 2008(4 months)

    TESOL Instructor

    Bethel University

    TESOL Instructor

    Hamline University