Business Services

Welcome to M State Business Services

The office of M State Business Services serves students, vendors and the general public. We assist students with their tuition statements, account updates and payment plan options, and we can help students understand their financial obligation to M State.

Our office can provide assistance with tuition policies and procedures and with student charges and payments.

Contact us
Detroit Lakes campus

Patty Ekren

  • Campus Business Services assistance
  • Accounts receivable
  • Nelnet payment plans
  • Past due accounts and collections
Fergus Falls campus

Karen Gabrielson

  • Student payroll
  • Business expenses
  • Campus Business Services assistance

Claudia Gerdes

Accountant for grants, clubs, student government, housing, arts and athletics. Fleet vehicle, reprographics and chart of account management.

Moorhead campus

Lynn Kraft

  • Room reservations
  • Academic contracts

Jenna Sobiech

  • Accounts receivable coordination
  • Campus Business Services assistance

Kristy Wagar

  • Accounts receivable
  • Third-party billing
  • PSEO billing
  • Scholarships
Wadena campus

Janice Carpenter

  • Purchasing
  • Procurement card management

Janine Corbin

  • Accounts payable
  • Fixed assets and disposals
  • Tax accounting

Diane Stroot

  • Accounts payable
  • Purchasing
  • Purchasing Campus Business Services assistance

Wayne Wolden
Director of Business Services

Pat Nordick
Vice President of Finance and Facilities