Human Resources and Training Teams
Traci Kovar – Director of Happiness
Traci Kovar was born and raised in Grand Forks, ND. She graduated from the University of North Dakota with a B.S. in Business Administration in Marketing and Management. Traci has been working with BeMobile since 2001 and oversees the Human Resources, Training and Special Events departments at BeMobile. Traci is married and has three children. She enjoys being involved in sports and activities with her kids, family time and reading. Traci’s husband is a farmer and her “ag talk” may entertain you but they still won’t let her drive any farm vehicles. Traci dreams of traveling the world and learning great new dance moves to bring back to corporate events.
Chelsea Zejdlik – Human Resources
Chelsea Zejdlik was born and raised in Grand Forks, ND. She graduated from the University of North Dakota with a B.S. in Business Administration majoring in Human Resource Management. Chelsea enjoys being involved in sports, going to the gym, anything that to do with the outdoors, and being on lake. She loves traveling, so a dream for her would be to travel to Australia and New Zealand. Ellen DeGeneres is hilarious and Chelsea would love to meet her some day because she could watch her all day every day! Last but not least, Chelsea’s favorite movies are are Home Alone 1 & 2 and Step Brothers. She comes to us with HR experience from Macy’s!
Linda Hoff was born and raised in East Grand Forks, MN. She has previous experience as an Administrative Assistant working in the medical field, where she worked at the local Grand Forks hospital for 45 years! In her free time Linda is a hospice volunteer and is active with Altru’s Kid’s Grief Camp, and Camp Good Morning, chairing the arts and crafts area. Linda’s favorite “hang-outs” for shopping are Michael’s and Hobby Lobby — she is always looking for a new craft and sale items for camp! Linda enjoys reading, antiquing, and spending time with friends and family.
Samal Mahanama – Corporate Trainer
Samal is originally from Sri Lanka and graduated from Concordia College in Moorhead, MN, with a degree in Marketing and Studio Art. Samal started with BeMobile in 2011 as a part-time sales partner. In 2013, he was promoted to Store Leader and in 2014 became BeMobile’s 1st corporate trainer. Samal lives by “The BeMobile Way”.
Rod Nelson – Corporate Trainer
Rodney Nelson was born and raised in Valley City, ND. He started with BeMobile in May of 2011 as a Store Leader in Valley City. He was promoted to District Leader in September of 2011 and is currently a corporate trainer. He has a wife of 32 years and three sons who all play a big role in the BeMobile family. Rod is part of the Valley City Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. In his free time, he tries golfing and bowling. Rod enjoys watching all sports and a good game of Texas Hold’em.