Emerging Prairie

Emerging Prairie Employment Opportunity: Program Coordinator

Program Coordinator Emerging Prairie is looking for a person to fill a new role within the organization. The Program Coordinator will help our team take care of the people we serve in the community. Our ideal teammate is someone who is great at anticipating needs, loves connecting with people, and has a customer service mindset.…

Emerging Prairie Welcomes New Teammate: Emma McIntyre

Meet yet another one of Emerging Prairie’s new teammates, Emma McIntyre. Emma joins the team as Project Coordinator, with one of her main projects being TEDxFargo. She has been an intern on the events team with Emerging Prairie for the past two summers and has played a major role in TEDxFargo! Emma currently works remotely…

Emerging Prairie Welcomes New Teammate: Stephanie Cossette

Emerging Prairie is excited to welcome another new teammate, Stephanie Cossette. Stephanie joins the team as Events Coordinator, and will play a key role in helping make Emerging Prairie events and programs extraordinary. You’ll be able to see Stephanie at 1 Million Cups Fargo as well as most of Emerging Prairie’s other events so be…

Emerging Prairie Welcomes New Teammate: Brian Carroll

Meet Emerging Prairie’s newest teammate, Brian Carroll. Brian joins the team as the Director of the Center of Excellence, and will be focusing on developing strategy and processes for Emerging Prairie. Brian is always glad to meet new people so be sure to greet him at 1 Million Cups or any of Emerging Prairie’s other…

Emerging Prairie Welcomes New Teammate: Malachi Petersen

Meet our newest teammate, Malachi. He’s joining the team as the Government & Community Relations Coordinator. Malachi will be working on building strategies focused around the entrepreneurial ecosystem and be our point person for government affairs. Be sure to welcome Malachi at 1 Million Cups, at the Prairie Den, or at any Emerging Prairie event!…

Emerging Prairie Welcomes New Teammate: Jordan Jost

Meet our newest teammate, Jordan. She’s joining the team as Prairie Den Administrator. Be sure to welcome Jordan when you see her around the Prairie Den and at Emerging Prairie events!   Nickname: None Hometown: West Fargo, ND Why are you in Fargo? I grew up in Fargo, my family is here, and the area…

5 Reasons to be a part of Intern Experience

Intern Experience – what is it? The Intern Experience Program connects Fargo-Moorhead interns to our community and each other. During the eight-week program, interns will learn from community leaders as well as their peers. The program is open to interns working for any organization and provides a meaningful addition to their work experience. Interns are…

Emerging Prairie Welcomes New Teammate: Kelsey Nelson

Meet our newest teammate, Kelsey. She’s joining our team as Event Coordinator. Be sure to welcome Kelsey when you see her around at 1 Million Cups Fargo and other Emerging Prairie events! Nickname: None Hometown: Rugby, ND Why are you in Fargo? Kelsey Nelson graduated from UND where she studied Human Resource Management and Business Management.…

1 Million Thanks: Recap

Emerging Prairie hosted the Fourth Annual 1 Million Thanks at the Fargo Air Museum on January 25th, 2018. Gratitude and celebration filled the room as the Fargo entrepreneurial community reflected on 2017. “Year after year, it is exciting to see the culture of Fargo’s entrepreneurial ecosystem multiply… people are taking risks, businesses are started, and…

Emerging Prairie Welcomes New Teammate: Ian Carlstrom

Meet our newest teammate: Ian Carlstrom. He’s joining our team as our Manager of Operations. Be sure to welcome Ian when you see him around at 1 Million Cups Fargo and other Emerging Prairie events! Nickname: I don’t really have a nickname, everyone calls me Ian Hometown: Wadena, MN Why are you in Fargo? For me, Fargo isn’t…