Rebecca Thiem is a North Dakota native who grew up in Fargo, ND. After attending Valparaiso University where she obtained a Humanities degree, she volunteered in VISTA for a year in Rapid City, SD. She clerked for a year with Judge Myron Bright after graduating from UND Law School in 1980. She has practiced law in Bismarck since 1982. Rebecca loves to learn and is pleased to join the Humanities North Dakota board.