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Deb Nelson is the administrator of the Vision West ND Consortium, which represents the 19 oil and gas producing counties in western North Dakota. Vision West ND’s goal is to implement the Regional Sustainability Plan for western North Dakota. Deb is founder and president of DLN Consulting Inc. She specializes in strategic planning, board development and management, and community organization for rural nonprofit organizations and government agencies in North Dakota and several surrounding states. Deb has also served as the principal administrator for several research-based studies for state and federal agencies. In this article, Deb describes the Vision West ND project and what the project strives to do for western North Dakota.
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