Hires and Promotions (August 16)
Town and Country adds eight sales associates
Thornton has more than a year of experience in residential real estate listings and sales. He has a background in residential new construction.
DeVine specializes in residential listings and sales. She was awarded the Jim Fay Code of Ethics Award from the Fargo-Moorhead Area Association of Realtors in 2012.
Johnson recently earned her real estate license and will specialize in residential real estate. She has a bachelor’s degree in computer science/business and a background in insurance underwriting.
Hanson specializes in residential real estate in Fargo-Moorhead and in the lakes area of Minnesota.
Nickell specializes in residential listings and sales. She has a background in education in Moorhead and is a veteran of the U.S. Army and the U.S. Air Force.
Solien and Birnbaum work as a sales team, specializing in residential listings and sales. They have combined experience of more than 12 years.
Yokom specializes in residential real estate in Fargo-Moorhead and the lakes area of Minnesota. She has extensive experience in national relocation services. She is on the board of directors for the Realtor’s Multiple Listing Service.
Serco promotes Heald, Neuman in Fargo office
Serco, an international service company, has promoted Rhonda Heald to travel service excellence desk and Alayna Neuman to travel client services manager.
Both work in Serco’s office in Fargo.
Cruff, Buchert join Green Team Realty
Realtors Dawn Cruff and Jennifer Buchert have joined Green Team Realty in Fargo. Both are licensed in North Dakota and Minnesota.
Cruff is a graduate of Mayville (N.D.) State University and she has over 13 years of management and sales experience working in new home construction throughout the Fargo-Moorhead area.
Buchert is a graduate of North Dakota State University and has a banking and finance background and more than 15 years of experience in hospitality management.
Stacy Devig promoted
to compliance manager
Stacy Devig has been promoted to manager of compliance and ethics at Noridian Mutual Insurance Co., Fargo.
She began her career at NMIC in 2007 as a compliance specialist. In 2009, she was promoted to compliance analyst and in 2012, she was promoted to senior compliance analyst.
Devig earned a bachelor’s degree in sociology and criminal justice from Minnesota State University Moorhead.
Blue Cross Blue Shield promotes Bergh, Mohn
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota in Fargo has promoted Lacey Bergh to director of clinical excellence and Tracy Mohn to manager of behavioral health services, both in the health network innovation division.
Bergh joined BCBSND in 2013 as director of clinical wellness and MediQHome. She earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from North Dakota State University.
Mohn joined BCBSND in 2012 as clinical business liaison and team lead in behavioral health. She earned bachelor and master’s degrees in social work at the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.
Lindquist joins Park Co. as sales associate
Amy Lindquist has joined Park Co. Realtors in Fargo as a sales associate.
She is a graduate of the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, and specializes in residential real estate.
join Appareo Systems
Brian Jung has joined Appareo Systems in Fargo as an accounting manager and Todd Meidinger has joined the company as a mechanical engineer.
Jung is a graduate of the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. A native of Thief River Falls, Minn., Jung previously worked at Eide Bailly.
Meidinger graduated from North Dakota State University with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering. He is originally from West Fargo and previously worked at Applied Engineering, Bobcat, Gwinner, N.D., and the Incubator.
Gate City Bank promotes Burtsfield
Gate City Bank has promoted Jodi Burtsfield to human resources generalist at the bank’s corporate office.
Burtsfield has been with Gate City Bank for 17 years and was most recently the human resources assistant.
A native of Fertile, Minn., she earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Minnesota State University Moorhead.
joins Sanford Children’s
Dr. Scott Engum, a pediatric surgeon, has joined Sanford Children’s Hospital, Fargo. He is the only pediatric surgeon in North Dakota.
Engum specializes in chest wall reconstruction, pediatric oncology, newborn minimally invasive procedures and robotic surgeries.
He grew up in Minot, N.D., attended Concordia College and earned a medical degree from the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks. He completed his residency in general surgery at Indiana University, then completed two additional years of pediatric surgical fellowship training at the James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis.
ND Farm Bureau hires southeast field rep
The North Dakota Farm Bureau has hired Cole Rupprecht as the organization’s southeast field representative for the state. He is working in the NDFB office in Fargo.
Rupprecht is a graduate of North Dakota State University with degrees in animal science and ag business.
Onsharp hires Binfet as marketing coordinator
Kelly Binfet has joined Onsharp in Fargo as digital marketing coordinator.
Binfet is a lifelong Fargo resident. She graduated from Concordia College with a degree in English and has previous experience as a wedding and event planner and a cooperative education coordinator.
Stolt named manager
of Giving Hearts Day
Sara Stolt has joined Dakota Medical Foundation in Fargo as Giving Hearts Day manager.
Stolt previously worked at Noridian Mutual Insurance Co. and is experienced in project planning and management, leadership development, budgeting and general operations. She has previous nonprofit experience in roles at YWCA Cass Clay and United Way of Cass Clay.
She is a graduate of North Dakota State University with a bachelor’s degree in speech communication and mass communication. She has a master’s degree in strategic leadership from University of Mary. She is also certified as a senior professional in human resources.
hires software engineer
Sheryl Altobell has been hired at Intelligent InSites in Fargo as a software engineer.
She previously was self-employed with Taxman, Nameniuk & Co. CPA’s. She has a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Minnesota State University Moorhead.
Altobell is also a certified public accountant and a certified management accountant.