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Kathryn Rand is dean and Floyd B. Sperry professor of law at the University of North Dakota School of Law and co-director of the Institute for the Study of Tribal Gaming Law and Policy, both in Grand Forks. Before starting her career in education, Rand served as assistant U.S. attorney in the Eastern District of Wisconsin. She taught at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee before joining UND in 2000. Q: WHY DID YOU DECIDE TO ENTER LAW?
Choice Financial Hires Heagle FARGO — Colten Heagle recently joined Choice Financial as an insurance agent. Heagle brings more than two years of banking experience as well as a marketing degree from North Dakota State University in Fargo. Heagle played for the NDSU Bison from 2010 to 2014. He currently participates in Junior Achievement and NDSU Team Makers. Outside of work, Heagle enjoys spending his time outdoors hunting, fishing, playing sports and traveling.
Findley joins SkySkopes as senior consultant for business development GRAND FORKS — Lt. Gen. Vern M. "Rusty" Findley II, a highly decorated retired member of the U.S. Air Force with a military career spanning 35 years, joined SkySkopes as a senior consultant for business development this week.
McKenzie County Economic Development hires Stenberg WATFORD CITY, N.D. - Daniel Stenberg was recently hired by McKenzie County as its economic development coordinator. ] A native of Watford City, he previously worked as a labor market information research analyst for Job Service North Dakota, staff assistant at the Federal Reserve Board and as a manger of regional initiatives for the Midwestern Governors Association.
EMC Insurance announces promotions and new hires in Bismarck BISMARCK, N.D. - EMC Insurance Cos. announces three promotions and two new hires at the Bismarck branch in North Dakota. In the underwriting department, Brandon Hickcox, Carissa Bonner and Kevin Bowen have been promoted to underwriter II.
Northwest Minnesota Foundation announces new program specialist BEMIDJI, Minn. - Northwest Minnesota Foundation has announced that Missy Okeson, of Roseau, Minn., has been selected as the NMF's new early childhood and youth program specialist. Okeson will work to serve the NMF region by providing support and direction to the 12 early childhood coalitions. Her biggest role will be working with coalition coordinators and the STAR Program.
GRAND FORKS — Prairie Business magazine is proud to announce its annual 40 Under 40 list, featuring 40 of the top business professionals under the age of 40 in the northern Plains.
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Sanford Health in Sioux Falls, S.D., is less than a year away from completing construction on a building to house Sanford Imagenetics, a program that integrates genomic medicine with innovative primary care for adults. Genetic evaluation and genetic testing allows for more precise prescription of medications, as well as screening for and management of chronic disorders.