Commerce Administrative Team

Medium

Josh Teigen
Commissioner
701-328-5300

Shawn Kessel 
COO/Deputy Commissioner
701-328-5331

Alison Widmer
701-328-5391
Administrative Services Director

Administrative Team

Tammy Heick
701-328-5305
Executive Assistant to Commissioner & COO/Deputy Commissioner

Stacey Pfeifer
701-328-7273
Administrative Assistant

Sherri Frieze
701-328-5311
Executive Assistant to Boards and Commissions

Denise Faber
701-328-7282
HR & Payroll Specialist

Peggy Weiss
701-328-5326
Database and Computer Specialist

Brett Miller
701-328-5390
Records & Data Management Specialist

Gabrielle Proffitt
701-328-5317
Program and Grants Specialist


Finance

Celeste Engelhard
701-328-5306
Lead Fiscal Officer

Michelle Charlebois
701-328-5398
Account/Budget Specialist

Sandi Wade
701-328-7259
Account/Budget Specialist

Lori Nitsch
701-328-2693
SEP/Grants Contracts Officer


Marketing & Communications

Heather LeMoine 
701-328-5372
Marketing and Research Manager

Penny Blotsky
701-328-7265
Marketing Coordinator

Dillon Allery
701-328-5374
Graphic Design Specialist

Kim Schmidt 
701-328-2532
Communications Manager

Kayla Jo Finley
701-328-5334
Communications Specialist

Alicia Jolliffe
701-328-2548
Social Media Strategist


Digital Systems

Tricia Miller
701-328-5328
Digital Systems Manager

Cassie Theurer
701-328-5387
Digital Asset Specialist

Amy Schmidt
701-328-5315
Digital Content Specialist


Partners

Jodie Mjoen
CEO of Impact Dakota (Manufacturing Extension Partnership)
701-712-1646

Christy Dodd
Director - Center for Technology & Business
701-223-0707

Tiffany Ford
State Director - SBDC
701-777-8700

Drew Combs
North Dakota Trade Office
701-929-6702