Three join agency
LaRae Monroe, Leah Voigt and Melissa Wulf have joined Agency MABU in Bismarck.
Monroe returns as senior multimedia coordinator. She holds a bachelor's degree in media arts and animation from the Art Institute of Salt Lake City and has experience in graphic design and 2D motion graphics design. Recently she helped start a video gaming company.
Voigt is a communications manager. She earned a bachelor's degree focusing in entrepreneurial management and product design at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. Voigt has two years of marketing and product management experience, including internationally.
Wulf is a communications manager. She graduated from Minot State University with a bachelor's degree in public relations and marketing and multimedia studies. She has 14 years of brand development, strategic marketing and graphic design experience and was the director of branding at American Bank Center.
Kim Eslinger has been promoted to director of gallery and exhibits at Gateway to Science, Bismarck.
Eslinger has been STEM leader there for the past year.
Stein with Bianco
Heidi Stein has joined Bianco Realty, Bismarck, as a Realtor.
Lawrence Bender, with the Bismarck office of Fredrikson & Byron, has been recognized by Chambers USA as a North Dakota Band 1 lawyer for Litigation: Energy & Natural Resources in its 2018 edition.
The law firm received Band 1 rankings in Corporate/Commercial, Labor & Employment and Litigation: General Commercial.
On CCU staff
Michelle Van Egdom recently joined Capital Credit Union as a mortgage loan underwriter.
Van Egdom has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of South Dakota and more than 25 years of financial and real estate experience.
Judy Maslowski, Shirley Thomas, Darcy Fettig, Amber Sandness, Amy Asche and Randy Fix are April Realtors of the month at Bianco Realty based on closed sales.
Change for Fridley
Fred Fridley has become vice president of operations for the Bismarck Region of Sanford Health, moving from interim status in the position.
A native of Watford City, Fridley started at Sanford in 2012.
Leah Kelsch has been named human resources strategic business partner for Sanford Health in Bismarck. Kelsch previously was a human resources adviser there. She has been with Sanford for almost three years.