Office of External Affairs
The Executive Commissioner of External Affairs works to develop relationships with state officials and policymakers to improve higher education at NDSU. The commission assists in writing legislation and stays informed about various issues. The commissioner also attends State Board of Higher Education and Interim Higher Education Funding Committee meetings to stay informed on information regarding the North Dakota University System and will testify on NDSU’s behalf when needed. The executive also organizes NDSU's involvement in the North Dakota Student Association (NDSA) by being the head delegate.
Tuesdays @ 7:00 p.m. in the Student Government Office
If you have interest in joining ExA commission please contact Landen using the information below.
Landen Einarson, Executive Commissioner of External Affairs
Please contact Landen with any student concerns or questions about external affairs.
Executive Commissioner of External AffairsHometown: Grafton, North Dakota
Why I came to NDSU?: I chose NDSU because Fargo offers the perks of living in a big city while maintaining a small-town feel.
Favorite NDSU event: NDSU football games.
Someone I look up to: My dad taught me the value of hard work and perseverance. He has always encouraged me to reach my full potential and has offered his full support in everything I do.
Post-NDSU plans: As of right now I plan to attend law school.