Welcome to the team!

You may have noticed some new faces around here. Meet our newest team members!

Hometown: Carrington ND
Experience: I attended Bismarck State College for cyber security and computer networking.
What are you most excited for in your new role: I’m excited to see how the telecommunications industry will evolve over the coming years.
Fun Fact: My favorite food is cheeseburgers.

Hometown:  Finley, ND
Experience: I graduated from MSUM with my bachelor’s in communication studies, minor in Leadership. I worked as an HR Representative for an Oil Company in the Watford City area during the start of the ND Oil Boom in 2011 for 5 years right out of college. My husband and I moved back to Carrington in 2016, where I was working at Bremer Bank for the last 6 years.
What are you most excited for in your new role: I am really excited to have the opportunity to be a part of the HR world again. I think my expertise in recruiting, onboarding, retention, and benefits administration can really help Dakota Central as we move forward with this growing DCteam. I am also enjoying the added challenge of learning the payroll process and system, as that is something new I am adding to my HR skill set here at Dakota Central.
Fun fact: I love reading, I usually finish over 100 books every year. I also enjoy spending time and traveling with my husband and daughters.

Hometown: Grace City, ND
Experience: I was previously employed at the Carrington Research Extension Center as an administrative secretary then Professional Eye Care Centers as an Optician before being hired here at Dakota Central.
What are you most excited for in your new role: I am excited to grow in my knowledge of what we do here at Dakota Central and to become proficient in my duties here.
Fun Fact: My favorite hobby would have to be gardening. There is nothing like being able to finally get outside in the garden after you’ve been stuck inside all winter!

Hometown: Carrington
Experience: I attended college at LRSC and VCSU. Previous job experience following college: Dacotah Bank (CSR), GetChanneled (Executive Assistant and Marketing Specialist)
What is your favorite part of your new role so far: My coworkers and their willingness to help myself and anyone who walks through the door!
Fun fact: I love to organize! 

Hometown: Fordville, ND
Experience: I went to IEC Dakotas for four years prior to working as an electrician.
What are you most excited for in your new role: I look forward to learning a new system and how it works.
Fun Fact: I like to do anything outdoors and enjoy teaching my kids about the outdoors.

Hometown: Kensal, ND
Experience: I have 25 years of experience as an electrician, with a Master electrician license for 15 years.
What are you most excited for in your new role: I am excited to learn more about the industry because of all the new and always changing technology.
Fun Fact: My hobbies include hunting, fishing, coaching youth baseball, spending time with friends and family at the lake, and watching football. My favorite food is steak