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What is the Health, Tech & Trades Career Expo?

This event is designed to promote careers in the health, technical and trades industries to 9th graders in Fargo, Moorhead, West Fargo and area rural, public and private schools. However, these interactive exhibits are engaging for all ages! Interested Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors and their parents are also invited to attend during regular exhibition hours.


The 18th annual Health, Tech & Trades Career Expo will take place at the Fargodome on Thursday, December 2, 2021.

Our Mission

Our Mission is to: Expose students to occupational opportunities available in the health, technology and trade industries in our region through hands on experiences.

Expo Steering CommitteeAffiliation
Eric WatneExpo Coordinator, Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead
Chair Brenda CornellJob Service ND
Vice Chair Hannalee ShawWest Fargo High School
Penny AipperspachWest Fargo Sheyenne High School
Mary Beth AndersonWest Fargo Sheyenne & West Fargo High Schools
Melissa AndersonShanley High School
Carey BurkeAGC of North Dakota
David DeMuthValley City State University
Jennifer EricksonOECS - OSHA Environmental Compliance Systems
Tifanie GelinskeGreater Fargo Moorhead EDC
Julie HerschWest Fargo High School
Jody JahnerDavies High School
Bryce JohnsonHome Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead
Denis JonasFargo Public Schools
Sarah KenzTitan Machinery
Andy LuikenRDO Equipment
Lisa MetzgerFargo North High School
Susie MunyerSanford Health
Matthew NaugleEssentia Health
Lindsay PetersonDakota Supply Group
Cairn ReischMarvin Windows
Hannah ReisdorfMoorhead Public Schools
Lynsey RittenbachOak Grove Schools
Josh SchreierDakota High School
Corin StrappFargo South High School
Mark WolterMidnite Express
Alison ZimaSouth East Education Cooperative