This is a  staff list for Rawhide Boys Ranch in New London, WI

(aka Starr Academy)

(we are working to acquire the complete records for ALL years)


We advise current and/or former staff to report any abuses you may have witnessed while working at the Rawhide Boys Ranch.  For information on your rights and how to take action, visit  If you were fired or forced to resign because you opposed any illegal and/or unethical practices at Rawhide Boys Ranch, you have the right to take action. 


If you were harmed (family or survivor) by Rawhide Boys Ranch, please contact if you remember the long-term employees and from which years.  This will help!   Also, if you recognize any of these staff as having worked at another program, please send in any information about their past or present employment at other facilities and/or cults.


HEAL is currently investigating Rawhide Boys Ranch.




Additional Information
John Solberg Executive Director  
Danny Stone Youth Services Director  
Dan Birr Education Director  
Paul Steffensmeier CFO  
Tim Costello Vehicle Program Director  
Steve Dorosz Development Director  
*(Rawhide Boys Ranch, like many other programs in this industry, keeps a "tight lid" on any specific information regarding their staff, qualifications, and practices.  Please contact us with the names of any staff of which you have firsthand knowledge or experience.  Thank you for your help.)
This program does not keep program details or enrollment materials online or available to the general public.  However, it is a "faith-based" program and we recommend you compare any enrollment forms to the contract reviews of unrelated, but, also claimed to be "faith-based" programs.  Please compare enrollment information for this program to the following reviews:,, and  If the enrollment materials and details are similar, we recommend you avoid this program.

 Last Updated: November 5th, 2010

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