National and Community Service, State Commission on

Type of Board: Advisory Pay/Benefits:
Voting Members: 15 Other Members: 0
Non-Voting Members: 2 Created by: Executive Order 2013-10
Length of Terms: 3 years, no term limits
Frequency of Meetings: Quarterly
Address: 1600 East Century Ave. Suite 2 PO Box 2057 Bismarck, ND 58503
Phone: (701) 328-6048
Contact: Ryan Volk
To foster a bi-partisan, state-level commitment to advancing service initiatives in North Dakota, and to play a leadership role in developing, communication and promoting a statewide vision of service throughout the state. The State Commission shall consist of three year terms of service (1/3 will be appointed to a three year term, 1/3 to a 2 year term and 1/3 to a one year term. They include: one Representative of a community-based agency; the head of the state education agency; one representative of local government; one Representative of local labor organizations in the state; two Representative of Business; one individual with experise in the educational, training, and developmental needs of youth, particularly disadvantaged youth; one individual with experience in promoting the involvement of older adults in service and volunteerism; one individual between the ages of 16-25, inclusive,who is a participant or supervisor of a service program for school-aged youth; one individual with experience in promoting the involvement of older adults; four individuals with expertise in the educational, training, and developmental needs of youth; one representative from Indian Tribes.

Member Name Position Work County Appt. Date Term Ends
Arnold, Lodee Chairman, State Education Agency (701) 328-1876 Burleigh 7/1/2009 Open
Balkowitsch, Loren Business Representative (701) 471-5111 Burleigh 7/11/2016 6/30/2022
Belgarde, Erin American Indian Tribes (701) 477-2671 9/23/2019 6/30/2021
Deitz, Jill Corporation State Office - Ex-Officio (605) 224-5996 Cass Open
Emmil, Bruce Community Based Organization (701) 224-5758 Burleigh 7/11/2016 6/30/2022
Garty, Jolene National Service Program (701) 446-3173 Cass 7/1/2017 6/30/2023
Grant, Rosella Local Labor Organization (701) 426-2284 Burleigh 7/1/2003 6/30/2020
Hinkle, Lacey Local Government Pembina 9/23/2019 6/30/2021
Hochhalter, Andrea Member at Large Barnes 10/16/2019 6/30/2021
Martel, Annette Educational, Training & Development Needs of Youth (701) 224-5631 Burleigh 9/10/2015 6/30/2021
Mathern, Senator Tim State Legislature - Senator (701) 476-7825 Cass 7/1/2013 6/30/2022
Meier, Representative Lisa State Legislator - Representative (701) 202-7126 Burleigh 7/1/2013 6/30/2022
Nikolas Maier, Nancy Older Adults (701) 328-4607 Burleigh 7/1/2017 6/30/2023
Pacella, Marisa Youth age of 16-25 (701) 237-5050 Cass 9/30/2019 6/30/2022
Sagsveen, Murray Community Based Organization Burleigh 9/30/2019 6/30/2022
Sick, Wayde Executive Director - Ex-Officio (701) 328-5345 Burleigh Open
Telin, Becky Volunteer Sector (701) 418-5612 Ward 9/28/2016 6/30/2022