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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 parens are also invited to attend during regular exhibition hours.


The 17th annual Health, Tech & Trades Career Expo will take place at the Fargodome on Thursday, December 5, 2019.

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 Committee

Alison Zima
Chair, South East Education Cooperative

Brenda Cornell
Co-Chair, Job Service ND

Committee Members

Penny Aipperspach, Sheyenne High School
Melissa Anderson, Shanley High School
Angela Boser, Expo Marketing Coordinator
Carey Burke, AGC of North Dakota
Jared Cuoco, Essentia Health
David DeMuth, Valley City State University
Jennifer Erickson, Associated Builders & Contractors of MN/ND
Tifanie Gelinske, Greater Fargo Moorhead EDC
Summer Hammond, Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead
Julie Hersch, West Fargo High School
Bryce Johnson, Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead
Denis Jonas, Fargo Public Schools Career & Technical Education
Sarah Kenz, Titan Machinery
Rebecca Ljungren, RDO Equipment
Susie Munyer, Sanford Health
Lynsey Rittenbach, Oak Grove Schools
Hannalee Shaw, Fargo North High School
Mark Wentz, Graybar Electric Company, Inc
Scott Wirth, Roers Construction