Sandy Korbel

Board of Directors

Sandy is a Senior Wealth Management Advisor at Alerus Financial, and utilizes her extensive expertise in wealth management to provide expert guidance to clients in the areas of investments, estates, retirement, and financial planning. 

Sandy joined Alerus in 1993, where she has continuously built upon a foundation in finance and trust and estate administration to specialize in helping high net worth clients achieve their goals through strategic cash flow planning, complex investment strategies, and comprehensive goal planning. A lifelong learner, she excels in combining her industry expertise with a genuine passion for providing high-quality service to help clients meet their unique needs. She readily collaborates with her clients’ accountants and attorneys to ensure they receive a seamless experience. 

Sandy is a certified public accountant and a certified financial planner. She holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Minnesota State University Moorhead and is a graduate of the American Banking Association Banking School. She is an active member of her community and contributes her time and expertise to various organizations. She is a past president and current member for the Fargo Rotary Club and past president and current board member for First Lutheran Church in Fargo. She also serves as a board member for the Red River Estate Planning Council and is a board liaison and trustee committee chair for the FM Area Foundation. 

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FMSM Board of Directors

At the heart of the Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum is a team of committed individuals serving on the Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum’s Volunteer Board of Directors. These dedicated leaders come from diverse professional backgrounds and bring a wealth of experience to the table. Every volunteer board member share’s a deep passion of the thrill of scientific discovery, a commitment to advancing the Museum’s mission and the Fargo-Moorhead community.

Through their hard work and dedication, the Board of Directors plays a vital role in ensuring that the Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum becomes a vibrant center for STEM discovery, and the celebration of the region’s natural history, agricultural wealth, engineering solutions, and technological innovations.