Chelsea Thorson is a maker and owner of Make Room in Fargo – an art gallery, studio and store downtown. Through her business, she encourages other people to discover that they are also makers – either for the first time or re-discovering that creativity. She helps her students greet their inner artist.

Short-term labor isn’t often glamorous work, but Labor Masters president Nancy Kelly provides a welcoming environment both employees and employers can feel proud of.

Simone Wai is a community builder and co-founder of Folkways, focused on creating magical moments to enhance people’s everyday lives. If you’ve been to the Red River Market, Christkindlmarkt, or the Alley Fair, watched the Canoe Parade or enjoyed the mobile sauna, you’ve experienced her work!

Kirsten Jensen is the Founder and Digital Strategist of Next Action Digital, coaching and training brands and individuals to see social media as an opportunity to create meaningful connection.