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  • Sherryl Loya, BS '87, history education, was named Loudoun County Public Schools Principal of the Year and the 2015 recipient of The Washington Post Distinguished Educational Leadership Award. She is the principal of Farmwell Station Middle School in Ashburn, Virginia. May 2015
  • John Nelson, BS '83, mathematics education, MS '91, educational administration, was named the Fargo Public School District’s Administrator of the Year. He is principal of Ben Franklin Middle School. He won the state’s Principal of the Year Award in 2010. May 2015
  • Laurie Schwartzwald, BS '89, pharmacy, was re-appointed by Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton to the Task Force on Medical Cannabis Therapeutic Research as a pharmacist member. Her term expires in 2019. She owns Arrowhead Pharmacy in Grand Marais, Minnesota, and GuidePoint Pharmacy with locations in Brainerd, Redwood Falls, Rochester and Worthington, Minnesota. May 2015
  • David Selinger, BS '86, business administration, was named the vice president of business and agriculture banking at Choice Financial. He joined the bank in 2001 and was most recently its assistant vice president. May 2015
  • Duane Maatz, BS '82, agricultural education, was named executive director of the Red River Valley Sugarbeet Growers Association, which represents 2,700 growers in the region. He has 17 years of experience in managing growers’ associations and lobbying in Washington, D.C. He spent six years as the executive director of the Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association and more than 10 years as president of the Northern Plains Potato Growers Association in East Grand Forks, Minnesota. April 2015
  • John Zetocha, BS '86, agricultural education, was named president of the Oakes, North Dakota, market for Starion Financial. Since 1984, he has operated a corn and soybean farm and small livestock operation in the Oakes area. March 2015
  • Kerry Meske, BS '88, construction management, was promoted to senior project manager at Industrial Builders Inc., Fargo. March 2015
  • Steven J. Swanson, BS '88, business administration, was hired as vice president/financial adviser for Bell Investments, the Cetera Investment Services program at Bell State Bank and Trust. March 2015
  • Julie (Newman) Rokke, BArch '80, architecture, joined the board of directors at Creative Care for Reaching Independence, known as CCRI, in Moorhead. She is a principal and owner of YHR Partners in Moorhead. February 2015
  • Kevin G. Nelson, BS '89, civil engineering, joined Wenck Associates Inc. in the firm's office in Mandan, North Dakota. February 2015

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