Brooks Burgum serves on the board at Bell Bank.
Burgum is chief executive officer of The Arthur Companies. Headquartered in Arthur, N.D., the company operates diverse agribusinesses, including grain elevators, a birdseed company and a wholesale fertilizer business.
Burgum has helped transform and grow the century-old family business, as well as helped build Anchor Ingredients, a specialty commodities trading company. He is also a partner and co-founder of LongWater Opportunities, a private equity firm focusing on U.S. manufacturing businesses.
A graduate of the University of North Dakota, Burgum holds a master's degree in business administration/finance from Southern Methodist University.