Dr. D.C. Coston, president of Dickinson State University, announced Wednesday, Nov. 21, that Mr. Tad Torgerson, CPA, has been appointed the vice president for finance and administration, effective Jan. 2, 2013.
"I am honored to have been chosen for this position," said Torgerson. "It is exciting to come back to DSU and to be a part of the team that helps our institution provide outstanding educational opportunities for our students and our community."
Torgerson, holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from Dickinson State University and master's degree in public administration from the University of Montana, Missoula, Mont. He has served as the vice president of administration and finance for Miles Community College, Miles City, Mont. and is currently serving as a management and fiscal analyst at the North Dakota Office of Management and Budget.
"We are excited that Tad has accepted our invitation to come to DSU. He brings a record of deep commitment to student service and innovation," said Dr. Coston. "Those who have worked closely with him attest to his high standards of performance and impeccable integrity."
Torgerson's family includes his wife Rene, and three children