People You Should Know

JULY 24, 2018

People You Should Know features new hires, promotions and awards involving top executives and organizations. For consideration, email jodi@siouxfalls.business. Guaranteed placement is provided only to partners of SiouxFalls.Business.

Woods, Fuller, Shultz & Smith

Several Woods, Fuller, Shultz & Smith attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2018 Great Plains Super Lawyers list. The list recognizes the top 5 percent of the attorneys in South Dakota, North Dakota, Iowa and Nebraska. The selection is based on attorneys who have distinguished themselves in their legal practice through professional accomplishments.

  • Melanie L. Carpenter, civil litigation: defense.
  • Roger W. Damgaard, bankruptcy: business.
  • Bradley C. Grossenburg, estate and probate.
  • Comet H. Haraldson, workers’ compensation.
  • James E. Moore, eminent domain.
  • Gary P. Thimsen, business litigation.
  • James M. Wiederrich, business/corporate.

Jordan Feist, an attorney at Woods Fuller, has been named to the 2018 Great Plains Rising Star list. The list recognizes no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in each state. Feist was chosen for the category of bankruptcy: business.

Hegg Realtors

Hegg Realtors has added three team members.

Tom Holmlund

Cory Halstenson

Deena Cunningham

Deena Cunningham has joined The Amy Stockberger Team as a broker associate. Cunningham has been working in real estate for four years.

Corey Halstenson is a broker associate and has more than 20 years of experience in commercial banking in the Sioux Falls area.

Tom Holmlund has joined the Tyler Goff Group as a buyer expert. Holmlund has more than 20 years of experience in sales and customer service in the printing industry, and most recently was the owner of a printing franchise in Sioux Falls.

Sales and Marketing Executives Inc. of Sioux Falls

Roxanna McKenna

Sales and Marketing Executives Inc. of Sioux Falls has elected officers for its board of directors: President, Roxanna McKenna, Retro-Spec; president elect, Tom Johnson, Karl’s TV; first vice president, Jan Feterl, Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls; second vice president, Tim Schut, First Premier Bank; treasurer, Derry Anderson, Anderson Group CPA; and past president, Mark Buehler, Quoin Bank.

Sioux Falls Public Schools Education Foundation

Allison Struck

Allison Struck has been hired as the first executive director of the Sioux Falls Public Schools Education Foundation. Struck previously worked as a program manager and coordinator at Feeding South Dakota. The nonprofit education foundation, which is endorsed by the Sioux Falls School District, raises money to support creative and innovating teaching strategies that aren’t funded by tax dollars to enhance education for students. It is governed by a board of volunteers and has been operated by part-time employees.

Voyage Federal Credit Union

Jessica Stienstra has joined Voyage Federal Credit Union as its marketing manager. Stienstra has 12 years of sales and marketing experience working for organizations such as Raven Industries, Healthgrades and, most recently, Midco.

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