Board Details

Career and Technical Education, State Board for

Type of Board: Agency/Policy Making Pay/Benefits:
Voting Members: 9 Other Members: 0
Non-Voting Members: 0 Created by: NDCC § 15-20.1-02
Length of Terms: 6 years, no term limits
Frequency of Meetings:
Address: 600 E Boulevard Ave Dept. 270 Bismarck, ND 58505
Phone: 701-328-2259
Fax: 701-328-1255
Website: www.nd.gov/cte
Email: wkutzer@nd.gov
Contact:
The State Board for Career and Technical Education reviews and approves the budget for the agency, and approves the appointment of personnel in the state agency. It reviews the accreditation of all vocational technical schools, approves CTE program offerings, and provides authorization to operate for all private postsecondary institutions. Of the nine members, six are appointed by the governor with one from each district specified in NDCC § 15.1-01-01. Two members must be members of the North Dakota School Boards Association.

Member Name Position Work County Appt. Date Term Ends
Baesler, Superintendent Kirsten Statutory (701) 328-4572 Burleigh Open
Duchscherer, Brian (701) 652-3136 Foster 9/5/2006 6/30/2020
Effertz Hanson, Maria (701) 500-1206 McHenry 9/5/2018 6/30/2024
Fastnacht, Jeff (701) 751-6500 Morton 9/5/2018 6/30/2022
Giesen, Cheri Statutory (701) 328-2836 Burleigh 9/5/2006 Open
Holen, Steven (701) 444-3626 McKenzie 9/5/2018 6/30/2022
Johnson, Josh (701) 845-0483 Barnes 9/5/2018 6/30/2024
Meehl, Sonia (701) 753-7431 Dickey 7/1/2014 6/30/2020
Skogen, Dr. Larry Statutory (701) 328-2974 Burleigh 2/15/2012 Open