Cara Christenson

Director of Operations

What Cara Does For BNG

As Director of Operations, Cara supports and facilitates the daily operational functions of the organization and provides direct oversight of customer-facing teams. She directs solution implementation, merchant onboarding, customer service, and customer success. Cara also leads and executes initiatives that improve efficiencies for the full customer lifecycle across multiple functional areas.

Cara’s Past & Passion

Cara grew up with her wonderful parents and brother in Fargo, ND. She fulfilled her predetermined destiny and became a Bison, graduating from North Dakota State University with a degree in criminal justice and minor in psychology. After graduation, Cara and her husband moved to Minneapolis, MN where she continued schooling at the University of Minnesota for addiction studies. She worked in the field for 9 years until she made the leap to the business sector and hasn’t looked back. Cara is passionate about finding solutions to problems which result in making the lives of our merchants easier.

In Her Spare Time

In her spare time Cara loves spending time with her husband Cole and daughter Sloane, as well as extended family and friends. She enjoys traveling (preferably to warm climates with beaches), reading, food, and sports!