Lloyd is Spirit of Sioux Falls Award winner SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Craig Lloyd, chairman of the board of Lloyd Companies, was presented with the 2017 Spirit of Sioux Falls Award during a special ceremony at the Sioux Falls Development Foundation annual meeting on Nov. 16. The award recognizes leadership excellence and dedication to the Sioux Falls business community and its economic growth. In 1972, Craig and Pat Lloyd moved to Sioux Falls to manage a low-income housing community. Soon Lloyd branched out and started building homes.
Bismarck, ND – KLJ, an engineering firm, is proud to announce that two team members, Shane Steiner and Cassie McNames, have graduated from the American Council of Engineering Companies of North Dakota (ACEC/ND) Emerging Leadership Institute. Steiner, a professional engineer, in the Bismarck office has focused on airport planning and design since 2007. McNames, a professional engineer, in the West Fargo office has more than 13 years of experience designing civil and utility structures.
Catherine Dekkenga joins JLG Architects SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Catherine Dekkenga has joined the staff of JLG Architects, the Grand Forks, N.D.-based firm that expanded to Sioux Falls in 2016. Dekkenga is a Sioux Falls native who previously worked for Architecture Incorporated for seven years.
Nurse joins Essentia Health in Fargo FARGO, N.D. – Nurse practitioner Dustin Czapiewski has joined the Emergency Medicine Department at Essentia Health-Fargo in Fargo North Dakota. Czapiewski earned a doctorate degree in nursing from North Dakota State University in Fargo, N.D. He is certified as a family nurse practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Internal medicine specialist joins Altru Health System
North Dakota OMB Director Pam Sharp to retire BISMARCK, N.D. — Gov. Doug Burgum recently announced the retirement of North Dakota Office of Management and Budget Director Pam Sharp. Burgum extended his gratitude to Sharp for her dedication to the state of North Dakota for more than three decades. Sharp’s retirement is effective Nov. 30. She will assist in a temporary position throughout the transition to new leadership.
At AE2S, Day One means we onboard the individual to “team member” status, and our focus is on their success. Throwing a new team member to the wolves does not help anyone. So, we surround new team members with valuable information and access to resources, a rich history of going beyond expectations and an excellent compensation and benefits package to take care of them and their families.
As the saying goes, “A hot dog always tastes better when it has a ball game in front of it.” And along those lines, an office always is livelier when it has a sports arena around it. Such is the case at the University of Jamestown in Jamestown, N.D., where the offices for the men’s and women’s basketball and volleyball coaches now are housed in the brand-new Harold Newman Arena.
Kia Adams-Mikesh grew up in the grain inspection industry and has worked for her family’s business, North Dakota Grain Inspection Service of Fargo, for six years. She is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management. She started out at NDGI as project manager and was promoted to vice president in 2016.
KLJ Hires Michel BISMARCK – KLJ recently hired Eric Michel as the vice president of the Energy and Natural Resources Division. Michel brings more than 30 years of engineering and business management to KLJ. His experience includes profitability improvement, leadership development, and innovative problem solving on a regional, national and global level.
BISMARCK, ND – KLJ recently hired Eric Michel as the Vice President of the Energy and Natural Resources Division. Michel brings more than 30 years of engineering and business management to KLJ. His experience includes profitability improvement, leadership development, and innovative problem solving on a regional, national and global level.