Director of Operations
John Broadwater came to Cotter Schools in 2000 and served as CFO until 2012 and as Director of Operations since that time.
Prior to working at Cotter, John was Director of Finance for the Diocese of Winona for 16 years and has worked at other Winona businesses before that.
John and his wife Joan have been involved with Cotter since 1990 and are parents of three Cotter graduates, Heather (94), Angela (98) and Mike (04). Joan has been a teacher at Winona Area Catholic Schools for many years.
John’s current duties include supervision of Cotter’s buildings and grounds as well as administering Cotter’s tuition and financial aid programs. Cotter has been blessed by the generosity of many people to be able to provide affordable tuition rates and additional tuition benefits when needed to make Cotter affordable for all families.
"It is a privilege to work with Cotter families and this beautiful historic campus." - John Broadwater
Phone: 507.453.5000 ext 5014