Our Members

Thomas D. Shorma

Chairman
CEO & President of WCCO Belting.

Bruce Gjovig

Vice-Chairman
DEC Member since 2018

Matt Breker

Treasurer
Alloway and Standard Industries, Inc.

Heather Ranck

Secretary
Director of the US Commercial Service: North Dakota

Dean Atchison

DEC Member since 2016
Spectrum Aeromed,
President

Lee Beauclair

DEC Member since 2012
Doosan Infracore International, Inc., Bismarck

Kevin Christensen

DEC Member since 2018
President/Owner of Palmer Bit Co.

Jon Engelstad

DEC Member since 2016
International Sales Manager
Superior Manufacturing, LLC

Bruce Engkjer

DEC Member since 2014
Legacy Steel Buildings

Roger Gussiaas

DEC Member since 2010
President of Healthy Oilseeds, LLCĀ 

Olga Hall

DEC Member since 2018
RDO Equipment
Director of International Sales

Cherie Harms

DEC Member since 2005
Co-founder of the NDTO
Partner in the Harms Group

Chris Harris

CH Trade
President
Founder

Kristin Hedger

DEC Member since 2018
Killdeer Mountain Manufacturing

John Hertsgaard

DEC Member since 2016
President/CEO of SpaceAge Synthetics, Ltd.

Joel Jorgenson

DEC Member since 2018
Anderson Industries
Directer of Operations

Tom Kenville

President/CEO
Flock Buster and
Roll-a-Ramp

Ron Martin

DEC Member since 2016
Licensed US Customs Broker

Barbara McConn

DEC Member since 2016
President of Dakota Air Parts Int'l.

John Novak

DEC Member since 2010
VP of the International department, Bremer Bank N.A.

Jim Richtsmeier

DEC Member since 2010
VP of Engineering & Technology of Ideal Aerosmith

Ashley Ritteman

DECĀ Member since 2014
President
Valor Victoria Ltd.

Mort Sarabakhsh

DEC Member since 2014
Professor at University of Jamestown

Todd Sinner

DEC Member since 2012
Sinner Brothers and Bresnahan (SB&B)