Robert Doty Joins the Science Museum as CFO

The DEJ Group is proud to announce that Robert Doty has been selected to become the Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Museum Infrastructure for the Science Museum of Minnesota.

We appreciate the opportunity to lead this nationwide search and thank Juliette Francis, SPHR, SHRM-SCP and Alison Rempel Brown for their partnership and support which led to a successful result.

Mr. Doty starts his new responsibilities on September 6th and we wish him the very best as he joins a fantastic team positioned for tremendous growth.


Teresa Harrington Joins CommonBond Communities as Director of Human Resources

The DEJ Group is proud to announce that Teresa Harrington will be joining our client CommonBond Communities as their director of human resources.

Teresa brings over 20 years of human resources management experience in a variety of industries including consumer goods, insurance, healthcare, petroleum, manufacturing, service, and consulting. Teresa is well-versed in all functions of human resources having spent concentrated periods of time in talent acquisition, employee relations, leadership development, and inclusion.

Teresa will be joining the CommonBond Communities team on August 2.

We would like to thank Karen Law and the team for trusting our firm with this critical search. We greatly appreciate the collaboration and the opportunity.


Mark Fangmeier Joins Bridging as Development Coordinator

The DEJ Group is proud to announce that Mark Fangmeier will be joining our client Bridging as their new development coordinator.

Mark comes to Bridging with a passion for fundraising and experience with accounting and data management. He earned a BA in Business Administration and an MBA in Nonprofit Management from the University of St. Thomas. Professionally, he began his career in events and fundraising by planning alumni donor engagement at the University of St. Thomas Alumni Association, followed by individual giving and annual fund management at The Bridge for Youth and The Autism Society of Minnesota. Mark is proud of the fact that he worked with many Bridging donors when they called The Bridge for Youth looking to donate their furniture!

Mark is inspired daily by his wife, Lindsay, and two young children, Willemina and Lavin. In his free time, Mark is a home brewer, an avid soccer fan (Go Loons!), and is a co-host of the FiftyFive.One Podcast, a weekly Minnesota soccer podcast.

Mark will be joining the Bridging team on September 7th.

We would like to thank Maggie MauMark Wilkening, and the Bridging team for trusting our firm with this critical search. We greatly appreciate the collaboration and the opportunity.


Welcoming Emily Mauter to Tech Dump with Ice Cream

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!

This past week The DEJ Group was honored to sponsor an ice cream welcoming party for Emily Mauter. Emily because the first director of advancement for Tech Dump, an e-waste and recycling company that engage our firm to complete the executive search. CEO Amanda Lagrange was on hand to get a customized ice cream sundae with the staff during their break.

We are excited to welcome Emily and look forward to hearing great things about her progress and where the organization is going.