Promoted at Starion
Casey Carson, Jon Dinius, Robin Thorstenson and Seth Weber have been promoted by Starion Bank.
Carson has been promoted to operations specialist II. He joined Starion in 2017 as a loan operations specialist I. A graduate of Dickinson State University with a bachelor’s degree in business administration, he has more than a decade of experience.
Dinius has been promoted to credit analyst II. He joined Starion in 2015 as a credit analyst I. Dinius earned a bachelor’s degree in finance at DSU.
Thorstenson has been promoted to learning and organizational development, VP. Thorstenson joined the bank in 2013 and was talent and organizational development consultant, AVP. She holds a master's degree in business administration from the University of St. Thomas.
Weber is now a business banking representative. Weber joined Starion in 2015 and most recently has been a universal banker III. Weber attended Minot State University and has several years of retail and customer service experience.
Carson works at the Mandan branch, the others at the downtown Bismarck location.
Hired by KLJ
Jennifer Anderson and Jenna Wolf are new employees at KLJ in Bismarck.
Anderson, a marketing content writer, has eight years of public relations and communications experience. She holds a bachelor’s degree in communication from the University of Mary.
Wolf, a paralegal, has six years of paralegal experience. She earned associate of applied science and associate of arts degrees from Bismarck State College.
Jim Guttormson, with Alliance Real Estate, has received the Omega Tau Rho Award, given by state and local associations to members showing exemplary dedication and service. Recipients of the award are members of the honorary fraternity for life. He has been a Realtor in Bismarck for more than 40 years.
Realtor of year
Karin Haskell was named the North Dakota State Realtor of the Year at the recent Convention of the Dakotas in Minot.
A full time Realtor since 2006, she is with Alliance Real Estate. Haskell is active in Realtors associations at every level and involved in her community.
Munyer with firm
Jaden Munyer has been hired as an instrumentation and control service technician at AE2S Construction, Watford City.
Originally from Rugby, Munyer holds an associate’s degree in instrumentation and control from Bismarck State College.
Tetzlaff on staff
Matt Tetzlaff has been hired as a member success specialist at Railway Credit Union’s Mandan branch.
Tetzlaff graduated from Black Hills State University with a master’s degree in strategic leadership.
• Jed Geer, Bismarck, top-5 producer of annuities and health insurance premiums for Farmers Union Insurance in July.
• David Beck, Bismarck, top-5 producer of health insurance sales for Farmers Union Insurance in July.
• Ryan Schnell, insurance agent for CCU Insurance Agency LLC, Bismarck, top-5 producer of FUMI personal lines and auto insurance premiums for Farmers Union Insurance in July.
• Shane Hafner, 4431 Memorial Highway, Mandan, Securian Financial Advisors of N.D. Inc. adviser of the month for August based on production and client service.