Retiring staff members include: business teacher Patricia Lowther, business teacher Lois McGlynn, math department head Miriam McCann, English teacher Russell Hoxtell, Learning Lab specialist Jeanne Newport, math teacher Bill Christman, and media center department head Jim Zitzelsberger.
James Zitzelsberger has been a library/media specialist and English teacher at Oshkosh West since 1976.
is a Vietnam veteran with eclectic interests, whose educational background includes a bachelor of science degree in secondary education, a master of arts degree in library science, and post-graduate work in administration, technology, and English.
has taught summer school English since 1983.
In the past, Zitzelsberger has been the head coach for Oshkosh West swimming, diving, and track; a professional radio personality; active in numerous Wisconsin educational organizations; taught educational technology at UW-Oshkosh; and served as commodore for the South Side Ice Yacht Club.
current interests include farming, iceboating, and antique tractors.
has two grown sons and one over-grown chow chow/husky/shepherd named Moki.