Investigation / Research / Documentation

Sean Pallas

Investigator

 

Sean Pallas is a graduate of the University of Minnesota - Duluth with a degree in History. He currently works for 3M, and was formerly the Site Director of the Warden's House Museum for the Washington County Historical Society in Stillwater, MN from 2011 to 2016.

Sean joined Johnsdale Paranormal Group in 2015, and has been working as an investigator and historical consultant with the group.

Sean has over 5 years of investigating experience at the Warden's House Museum, as well as other locations in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Iowa. Sean has also helped the group grow and develop their annual public presentation events. His background in history and experience with public relations has proven to be a valuable asset to the group.  

William Hill is a graduate of Kaplan University with a license in Real Estate Sales. He also has over 15 years of experience as a business owner and manager in Minnesota.

William is one of the founders of Johnsdale Paranormal Group, and also serves as one of the group's lead investigators.

William has over 8 years of investigating experience at multiple Minnesota and Wisconsin locations, as well as the Squirrel Cage Jail in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

Adam Swanson

Tech. Manager

 

Adam Swanson is a graduate of St. Cloud Technical College with a degree in Computer Support and Network Engineering. He currently works as a Systems Engineer for an optical company in Minnesota.

Adam is one of the founders of Johnsdale Paranormal Group, and handles the computer technology aspects for the group. His knowledge in the ever changing world of technology has helped the group be able to continuously collect high quality data at every location the group goes to.

Adam has over 8 years of investigating experience at locations throughout Minnesota. He has spearheaded the group's investigations into the Johnsdale area, which is a location close to Onamia where many reports of paranormal activity have occurred over the years.     

Justin Miner

Case Manager

 

Justin Miner is a graduate of St. Cloud State University with degrees in Education and Sports Management, and has a degree in HVAC from Hennepin Technical College. He currently works as a Facility Manager for one of Minnesota's professional sports teams.

Justin is one of the founders of Johnsdale Paranormal Group, and is in charge of managing all cases that the group is involved with.

Justin has over 9 years of investigating experience, and has been to locations in Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Kentucky, and California. He has also been interviewed by many local media outlets such as MPR's Morning Edition Host- Kathy Wurzer, KTTC New's Ted Schmidt, KLBB Radio's Morning Show Host- Jeff Petersen, the Star Tribune, and the Pioneer Press.  


Brian Miner

Lead Investigator

 

Brian Miner is a graduate of Central Lakes Community College and St. Cloud State University with degrees in Education and Counseling. He has been working in the field of psychology in Minnesota for over 15 years.

Brian is one of the founders of Johnsdale Paranormal Group, and serves as one of the group's lead investigators.

Brian has over 8 years of investigating experience at locations throughout  Minnesota, Iowa, and Wisconsin, as well as Kentucky's Waverly Hills Sanatorium. His background in counseling and human psychology has given the group a valuable understanding of the psychological side of paranormal activity.  

William Hill

Lead Investigator