As a Program Manager, some of Bjertness’s responsibilities include:
Coordinate short courses for international and domestic participants
Serve as a liaison for agricultural organizations and commodity groups
Specializes in areas of soy and pulses
Bachelor of Science in Microbiology and Animal Science, North Dakota State University, Fargo, N.D.; Masters of Science in Animal Science, North Dakota State University, Fargo, N.D.
Bjertness has worked in feed testing labs at North Dakota State University and Cargill for a total of five years. She also has several years of internships doing extension work.