Bill Mast, Area Director
Bill joined Search Staff in 2002. He is a graduate of South Dakota State University and the Ohio State University. He and his wife Barb make their home in Woodbury. They have three adult sons and two grandchildren.
A LITTLE-KNOWN FACT: Bill’s a Green Bay Packers fan.
Brian DeVries, Area Director
Brian joined Search Staff in 2019. He is a graduate of Luther College with an MS in Physics from Arizona State University, and an MS in Technology Management from the University of St. Thomas. Brian has worked with Aerospace and Technology firms as a Physicist, Metrologist, and Senior Manager. In the summer of 2018 Brian completed the Oxford Center for Christian Apologetics Business Programme. He and his wife Kimberly have two adult daughters and make their home in Chaska.
Little known fact: Brian used to be a test driver for Nissan.
Vickie Carlson, Administrative Assistant
Vickie grew up in the UP of Michigan and loves to say she moved south to Minnesota. She earned a MA at the University of St. Thomas in 1993 and a BA in French at Hope College, Holland, MI.
Vickie has taught in Africa, Russia, and Maple Grove, MN. She and her husband, Steve, have two 20-something children.
A LITTLE-KNOWN FACT: Vickie ran a violin repair business while in high school.
Steve Sorenson, Area Champion
Steve grew up in Bismarck, ND, served three years in the 82nd Airborne. After the army, he earned a BA in theology and has two more years studying art and psychology. Steve is married to Melinda and has two sons, Andrew and Steven. Steve is a novelist and woodworker.
A LITTLE-KNOWN FACT: Steve has hitchhiked solo across much of America.
Our SEARCH Council Members
Tom Boardman Barnes & Thornburg
Eric Darling Prime Therapeutics
Dan Fagan Tradition Capital Bank
Hans Holmberg LimnoTech
Mike Pagh Great Lakes Management
Ian Riley Grace Church
Mike Schreiber ImpediMed
Brian Slipka Winthrop Resources
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