Board of Directors

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Board of Directors: Jason Gates

Head of Electrical Engineering
Körber Pharma

Jason Gates lives in Fargo and is the Head of Electrical Engineering at Körber Pharma, a German-owned company that designs and manufactures custom handling and packaging equipment for the pharmaceutical industry. Jason’s career includes over 20 years of experience working within the automation industry; providing solutions for companies in ag processing, ag manufacturing, mining/power generation, and pharmaceutical manufacturing. He is also a Six Sigma black belt and is active in implementing manufacturing process improvement projects at Körber Pharma.

Jason grew up on a farm near Mohall, ND and earned an Electrical Engineering degree at NDSU and an MBA from MSU-Mankato. He and his wife stay busy raising their 4 daughters in Fargo and enjoy outdoor activities year-round. Jason is also a member of the NDSU ECE Industrial Advisory Board and serves as Secretary/Treasurer for the Theta Chi Holding Corporation.