New school business manager sees Minot moving in the right direction | News, Sports, Jobs
New Minot Public School business manager Laura Dokken said she is looking forward to being a positive influence on the community.
Dokken, who took over the position on July 1 from retiring business manager Scott Moum, had most recently been the finance director at Watford City for three years. Prior to that, she had been the school business manager for the Wahpeton public schools for about 15 years.
When she saw the job posting for the Minot public school business manager position, Dokken was drawn in by the opportunity. Her skill set lies in budget management, she said.
She was also attracted by all the positive things that have been happening in Minot and the public schools.
“I think Minot’s moving in the right direction,” she said, referring to projects…