North Dakota Network for Women in Higher Education Executive Board Member
Eveadean M. Myers, J.D.
Equity, Diversity, and Global Outreach
North Dakota State University
Eveadean Morrison Myers serves as the Vice President for Equity, Diversity and Global Outreach at North Dakota State University. Myers serves as a member of the President’s Cabinet and is the University’s first executive director and chief diversity officer. She is the University’s Title IX and ADA Coordinator and oversees campus wide efforts to create a campus community actively committed to inclusion and pluralism.
Vice President Myers previously served as the Executive Director and Chief Diversity Officer at North Dakota State University. Myers was Associate Director for Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity and Diversity for Iowa State University for ten years before coming to NDSU. Myers’ career expands more than two decades in administrative positions both in public higher education and corporate America. Myers earned her Bachelor of Science Degree from Iowa State University and her Juris Doctorate degree at the University of Iowa College of Law.
Myers is a past member of the Board of Directors for the American Association for Affirmative Action and also served as national membership chair. She has twice received the President’s Award from AAAA for her commitment to equity and affirmative action. Currently, Vice President Myers is the co-chair for the American Council on Education’s Office of Women in Higher Education North Dakota Women’s Leadership Network, serves as a board member of both the National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education (NADOHE) and the Fargo-Moorhead Jeremiah Program, and is the North Dakota State University representative on the APLU’s Commission on Access, Diversity and Excellence (CADE).