Karen A. Studt - Senior Project Assistant

Karen Studt

A native of Minot, Karen Studt has been a long time resident of the Fargo area. After years of helping customers with their mortgage and consumer lending needs and managing several bank branches, Karen began a career in real estate, and is a licensed real estate broker. There she was able to utilize her experience as part owner of a construction company, along with her financial background, to help others make wise decisions about their homes. Her entrepreneurial experience has been beneficial to others she has assisted with organizing their own businesses.

Karen served on the Board of Directors of the Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead, and is also a past director of the North Dakota Association of Builders. Karen has also served on the Forms Committee and the Professional Standards Committee of the Fargo Moorhead Area Association of Realtors. She is involved in various church and community activities, and is a graduate of the Leadership Fargo Program.

Karen lives in rural Fargo with her husband, John, and has three adult children and their families living nearby. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, especially her grandchildren, and watching and cheering on the Bison.


  • Fargo Moorhead Area Association of Realtors
  • Home Builders Association of Fargo Moorhead


  • B. S. in Business Economics, North Dakota State University


  • Great Plains Realty, LLC
  • Quality Structures Inc.
  • U S Bank
  • Metropolitan Federal Bank
  • Core Consulting Group, LLC