About Bob

Bob Otterson brings more than 20 years of experience in college and university advancement, including national leadership positions with the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE). He has served as the Assistant to the Dean and instructor, School of Communication and Journalism at South Dakota State University, Vice President for Institutional Advancement at Dakota State University, Executive Assistant (Chief of Staff) to the President at South Dakota State University, and Director of Marketing and Communication at North Dakota State College of Science.



Foundation Contact Information

NDSU Foundation
McGovern Alumni Center
1241 University Drive North // Fargo, ND 58102
P.O. Box 5144 // Fargo, ND 58105
c: 701.893.8500 // tf: 800.279.8971


Bob Otterson

Director of Development
Richard H. Barry Hall, 100D
(701) 231-6800



  • B.A. Communication
  • M.S. Mass Communication and Journalism
  • ABD Ed.D. Higher Education Administration
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