LaRae Foerster is the Assistant to the CFO/COO at the EERC, where she provides direct support to the CFO/COO and associated staff, including scheduling, communications, document production, and other related activities. LaRae holds a B.S. degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from Mankato State University, Minnesota. LaRae previously worked at the EERC for many years and rejoined our team again part-time in October 2020.
“I enjoy problem solving and looking for more efficient ways to do things. This position allows me to do that daily,” LaRae said. “I’m happy to be back here where I can learn from new challenges and have opportunities to improve and grow.” LaRae was born and raised in East Grand Forks. She is married to Curt Foerster, an EERC Technology Development Operator. Together they have four children and seven grandchildren. In her spare time, LaRae enjoys making jewelry and many other crafts, spending time with her family, and relaxing at the lake.