Lance Gaebe has more than 25 years of experience working with state and federal officials, most recently as the N.D. Commissioner of University and School Lands, a role he held from 2010-2017. Previously, he served as a senior advisor to then-Governor Hoeven in the areas of agriculture, energy, environment, and economic development. Prior to his experience in the public sector, Lance operated an association management firm specializing in ag-related organizations. He holds a bachelor of science degree and a master of business administration degree from North Dakota State University.
In his free time, Lance enjoys the lake, family activities and working on his part-time farm. He is originally from New Salem, N.D.
Jennifer Greuel has been employed at Clearwater since 2015, where she assists clients with association management, meeting and event planning,
public relations and government affairs. Her previous work experience was in the banking and nonprofit sectors. She holds degrees in communications and psychology from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minn.
In her free time, Jennifer enjoys running, traveling, volunteering, reading, and enjoying outdoor activities. She is originally from Minot, N.D.
Kyle Martin assists with association management, event planning, marketing, and public policy.
Prior to working at Clearwater Communications, he served as the Associate Director at the North Dakota Center for Nursing for seven years, assisting with program management, event planning, advocacy, marketing, graphic design, and web development. Kyle also has a background in association membership management, photography, and multimedia production and is a licensed UAV pilot. He has a bachelor’s degree in communications from North Dakota State University.
In his free time, Kyle enjoys spending time with his wife and three daughters, exploring the great outdoors, and traveling. Kyle is originally from Minot, N.D.
Alyssa assists with association management, communication services, meeting and event planning, and public policy. She graduated from Dickinson State University with a bachelor’s degree in agricultural business/marketing and international agribusiness. Prior to joining Clearwater Communications, she worked in the banking sector and interned with the North Dakota Trade Office, while earning her degree.
In her free time, she enjoys being outdoors on the farm/ranch and spending time with family and friends. She is originally from Elgin, ND.
Kayla Pulvermacher assists clients with government relations, policy strategy and association management. Prior to working at Clearwater Communications, she served members of North Dakota Farmers Union in many capacities including director of government relations and senior
lobbyist. During her tenure, she lobbied seven North Dakota Legislative Session and was named as one of Prairie Magazine’s “40 under 40.” She has a bachelor’s degree in political science from North Dakota State University.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her sons Jack and Ty, kayaking and playing with her bulldog, Marv. She is originally from Crosby, N.D.
Shannon Schutt has been employed at Clearwater since 2017, where she assists clients with association management, meeting and event planning, and public relations. Previously, she worked for a commercial roofing company as a marketing/office coordinator. She holds a degree in public relations and advertising from North Dakota State University.
In her free time, Shannon is a true crime buff and coffee connoisseur. She also enjoys spending time with her family and dog, Mack. She is originally
from Bismarck, N.D.