Border States Electric (BSE) (Fargo, N.D.): BSE recently named Nick Longfors financial planning and analysis manager. He has been employed with BSE for 14 years and most recently was a financial planning and analysis supervisor. Longfors began his career with BSE in 2002 after graduating from Minnesota State University Moorhead with a major in accounting and a minor in finance. He earned his MBA in 2010 from the University of Mary. He worked in the accounting group for nine years and then transferred to the Fargo branch, where he worked as the branch operations supervisor until 2014 when he joined the financial planning and analysis group.