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 Human Resources, Training and Special Events at BeMobile. Traci is married and has three children. She enjoys being involved at UND, in her church, sports and activities with her kids, family time and reading. Traci’s husband is also a UND graduate and farms near East Grand Forks, MN. Traci’s knowledge of agriculture may may be impressive , but they still won’t let her drive any farm vehicles.
Jessica Sayer – Human Resource Generalist
Jessica was born and raised in Los Angeles, California, but has lived in various parts of the country. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science from Southern New Hampshire University, and has also worked in HR positions in her prior employment. In her free time Jessica loves running, cooking, and traveling. Her favorite place she has traveled to is Greece.
Stephanie Hoffman – Human Resource Coordinator
Stephanie is originally from Florida and she is super excited about the winter in North Dakota! Stephanie has a very active 1-year old baby boy, 2 dogs, and 2 cats. Stephanie and her husband have a goal to run a half marathon in every state they live in. So far they have run 3 half marathon’s!
Anneliese Hanson – Human Resource Coordinator
Anneliese was born and raised in Rochester, Minnesota. She has an Associate’s degree in Business Management from Rochester Community and Technical College. She is currently going to school for a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resource Management from Saint Mary’s University. In her free time, Anneliese likes to bake, hike with her boyfriend, and spend time with her cat.
Abby Brundin – Administrative Assistant
Abby is from East Grand Forks, MN and is currently a senior finishing up her Business Administration with a marketing emphasis degree at Bemidji State University. Abby’s favorite food is pasta, of any kind! In Abby’s spare time, she hangs out with her family, she has 5 siblings and two pure bred lab puppies.
Samal Mahanama – Corporate Trainer
Samal is originally from Sri Lanka; born and raised in Colombo which is the capitol, he has an M.B.A from the University of Mary in Bismarck and a B.A in Marketing and Studio Art from Concordia College in Moorhead MN. Samal has been with BeMobile since August 2011 and climbed up the ranks from a part-time sales partner to Store Leader and then in 2014 became BeMobile’s 1st corporate trainer. He is Verizon Earn the Right Trainer certified as well as being a certified trainer for Vital Smart’s Crucial Accountability. His passion for training is evident in the new hire training program and the coaching moments he provides. Do not let the man bun throw you off-guard; he is disciple of the ‘Bemobile Way’.
Jessica Casey – Corporate Trainer
Jessie’s favorite color is gray. She has two young sons who keep her busy. Jessie is a fan of k-pop, k-dramas, and anime. She’s worked in the wireless industry since 2013 and her dream goal is to travel to South Korea one day.