Roger Steckler has been promoted to service manager at Dakota Refrigeration in Bismarck.
A graduate of Bismarck State College, Steckler had been a service/installation technician with the company since 2004. He has more than 24 years of experience with commercial refrigeration systems.
Jill Duemeland of Duemelands Commercial is among 16 Certified Commercial Investment Members accepted into the CCIM Institute’s 2012 Jay W. Levine Leadership Development Academy.
She will participate in a wide range of leadership and team building exercises throughout the year.
Keith Horner, PharmD, MPA, has been named director of St. Alexius Medical Center’s clinical informatics department and will continue as director of pharmacy.
Dr. Mansureh Iravani, an oral surgeon at the Oral Surgery Center of Bismarck, became recertified with the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
She earned her dental degree from the University of Florida and her medical degree from Case Western Reserve University and first became board certified in 2001.
Flurer joins firm
Andrew Flurer has joined Prairie Engineering PC, Bismarck, as an electrical engineer intern.
He is a native of Bismarck and and is studying electrical engineering at University of North Dakota.
Daryl Braun is the Securian Financial Advisors adviser of the month for December.
A financial specialist, Braun works in Bismarck and has been with Securian since 2008.
Hoesel with Puklich
Les Hoesel recently joined the staff of Puklich Chevrolet in Bismarck.
Hoesel works in sales.
Hovey on staff
Catherine Hovey has joined Houston Engineering’s Bismarck office as a civil engineer.
A native of Center, she graduated from North Dakota State University with a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering. She completed internships with US Water Services and North American Coal Corp. at Falkirk Mining Co.
Dave Murphy of Mandan qualified for the first time for Farmers Union Insurance’s MonDak Summit, an award given to the company’s top producers.
This year, 14 agents out of approximately 100 in the state qualified for the award.
Kevin Ressler, a district manager, also qualified for this award for the sixth time.
MDU Resources Group Inc. has promoted Paul Deede to income tax analyst II.
Deede has worked for MDU Resources for three years. He earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Mary and is a certified public accountant. He is a member of the North Dakota Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Dr. Biron Dale Baker of Baker Family Medicine, Bismarck, has completed the American Board of Family Medicine’s examination for the maintenance of certification.
Several employees at Credit Collections Bureau, Bismarck, have been promoted.
The staff members and their new positions are Laura Black, collection associate; Al Stevens and Ron Crane, collection representative; Nolan James and Ricardo Gonzales, collection specialist; Shane Gold, collection adviser; Mick White and Matt Ray, collection coordinator; Ben Brown, Million-Dollar Club; Linda Bond, 2-Million-Dollar Club; and Marlya Richards, 4-Million-Dollar Club.
Tibor joins firm
Alan Tibor has joined Bullberry Systems Inc. as a software support specialist.
A Hebron native, he recently returned to North Dakota after 25 years in the Miami area.
Tibor is a graduate of Miami Dade College and has experience in software support, analysis and related technical fields.