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PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending Nov. 30

Altru Health System selects CFO

GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Altru Health System has selected Sara Lusignan as its new chief financial officer, succeeding Dwight Thompson, who retired in June.

Lusignan brings to Altru more than 10 years’ experience in finance leadership, most recently having served as vice president of finance at Aspirus, Inc., a nonprofit health system, and chief financial officer for Aspirus Wausau Hospital.

As vice president of finance at Aspirus, Inc., Lusingnan was responsible for corporate finance oversight of a multi-entity, integrated health care system with operations in two states and annual net operating revenue of $1 billion.

Before serving in that role, she served as regional director of finance for Sanford Health in Bemidji, Minn.

Lusignan is a Bemidji native and graduate of Bemidji State University with a bachelor of science in accounting. She also holds a master of business administration and rural health care administration from the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth.


Marvin Windows and Doors, Infinity Windows and Doors appoint new presidents

WARROAD, Minn. — Darrin Peterson, vice president of operations and customer services, will assume the position of president of Marvin Windows and Doors, and Dan Marvin, vice president of business development, will assume the position of president of Infinity Windows and Doors on Jan. 1, the Marvin Companies announced.

Both will work directly with Paul Marvin, Marvin Companies CEO.

Peterson has served in a number leadership roles during his nearly 30 years at Marvin. As president of Marvin Windows and Doors, he’ll be responsible for oversight of the Marvin Windows and Doors and Integrity Windows and Doors brands.

Dan Marvin has helped build and lead the Infinity Windows and Doors business in a variety of roles. As president, he’ll oversee the strategic direction of the brand.

The Marvin Companies is a third- and fourth-generation, family-owned and operated business, headquartered in Warroad, Minn. with nearly 6,000 employees in 12 facilities across 10 cities throughout the United States and Canada.