Leadership

ND Industrial Commission

The North Dakota Industrial Commission consists of three members: North Dakota’s Governor, Agriculture Commissioner, and Attorney General.

According to North Dakota Century Code 6-09, the Industrial Commission shall operate, manage, and control Bank of North Dakota, locate and maintain its places of business, of which the principal place must be within the state, and make and enforce orders, rules, regulations, and bylaws for the transaction of its business. The powers of the Industrial Commission and the functions of the Bank must be implemented through actions taken and policies adopted by the Industrial Commission.

Doug Burgum
Governor

Doug Goehring
Agriculture Commissioner

Wayne Stenehjem
Attorney General

BND Advisory Board

According to North Dakota Century Code 6-09, the governor shall appoint an advisory board of directors to Bank of North Dakota consisting of seven persons. Of the seven, at least two must be officers of banks whose majority of stock is owned by North Dakota residents. At least one director must be an officer of a state-chartered or federally chartered financial institution. The governor shall appoint a chairman, vice chairman, and secretary from the advisory board of directors. The term of a director is four years. The Industrial Commission shall define the duties of the advisory board of directors.

Gary Petersen, Chairman

Karl Bollingberg

Pat Clement

Frank Larson

Pat Mahar

Sue Morton 

Christie Obenauer 

Executive Committee

The Bank of North Dakota Executive Committee consists of six members:

  • Eric Hardmeyer, President and Chief Executive Officer
  • Kirby Evanger, Chief Credit Officer
  • Joe Herslip, Chief Technology and Operations Officer
  • Lori Leingang, Chief Administrative Officer
  • Tim Porter, Chief Financial Officer
  • Todd Steinwand, Chief Business Development Officer

Executive Committee members
Back L to R: Joe Herslip, Kirby Evanger, Eric Hardmeyer, Tim Porter
Front L to R: Lori Leingang, Todd Steinwand