The GFMEDC Board of Directors

Jeffry Volk
Chair
Moore Engineering
President & CEO

Randy Gerhold
Vice chair
Microsoft
Fargo R&D Site Leader

Judd Graham
Treasurer
Bremer Bank
Fargo Region CEO

Marshal Albright
Executive Committee
Cass County Electric Cooperative
President & CEO

Chad Peterson
Executive Committee
Cass County
Commissioner

Tom Budan
Executive Committee
John Deere Electronic Solutions
General Manager

Grant Weyland
Executive Committee
Clay County Commission

Denise Kolpack
Executive Committee
Blue Cross Blue Shield ND
Sr. VP Brand and Communication Strategy

Tammy Miller
Past-chair
Border States Electric
CEO

James Burgum
At-Large Director
Arthur Ventures
Co-founder and Managing Partner

Jim Sweeney
At-Large Director
Fargo Jet Center
President

Jim Buus
At-Large Director
Goldmark Commercial Real Estate
Vice President

Kevin Biffert
At-Large Director
Fargo Automation
President

Bryce Johnson
At-Large Director
FM Homebuilders Association
Executive Director

Paul Richard
At-Large Director
Sanford Health
Executive VP, Fargo Market

Todd Kumm
At-Large Director
Dakota Supply Group
President & COO

Denise Magness
At-Large Director
Warner & Company
Executive Vice President & COO

Bill Marcil Jr.
At-Large Director
Forum Communications
Publisher

Teresa Warne
At-Large Director
American Crystal
VP of Finance

Dr. Anne Blackhurst
Agency Director
MSUM
President

Dr. Dean Bresciani
Agency Director
NDSU
President

Kevin Campbell
Agency Director
Clay County Commission

Dr. William Craft
Agency Director
Concordia
President

Dr. David Flowers
Community Director
West Fargo Public Schools
Superintendent

Lynne Kovash
Community Director
Moorhead Public Schools
Superintendent

Dr. Tim Mahoney
Agency Director
Fargo City Commission

Rich Mattern
Agency Director
West Fargo City Commission

Jesse Hagen
Agency Director
Rural Representative

Dave Piepkorn
Agency Director
Fargo City Commission

Delton Steele
At-Large Director
U.S. Bank
Regional President

Rick Steen
Agency Director
Cass County Commission

Dr. Jeffry Schatz
Community Director
Fargo Public Schools
Superintendent

Brent Tieken
At-Large Director
Sundog Interactive
CEO

Mayor Del Rae Williams
Agency Director
Moorhead City Council

Dr. Peggy Kennedy
Agency Director
MState
President

Dr. John Richman
Agency Director
NDSCS
President