Admission Representatives

 Gena Burley

Gena Burley

Hometown: Pierre, S.D.
Area: Nontraditional, homeschool, transfer and online education students, as well as students who begin in spring semester
Degrees: B.A., History, Political Science
Phone: 605-626-7601
€œ"I genuinely care about the success and well-being of Northern. I look forward to helping Northern continue to thrive.€"
 
 

€‹ €‹ €‹ Greg Fred

Greg Fred

Hometown: Mobridge, S.D.
Area: Western South Dakota, Wyoming, Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont
Degree: B.A., History
Phone: 605-626-7603
"€œI am excited to be the first line of contact with the future students of NSU, and promote our campus and all of its wonderful qualities. Go Wolves!€"
 
 

€‹ €‹ €‹ Tyler Haaland

Tyler Haaland

Hometown: Warner, S.D.
Area: Minnesota (primarily northern Minnesota and the Twin Cities area) Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Virginia, Wisconsin and West Virginia
Degree: B.A., Marketing
Phone: 605-626-7600
"€œNorthern State University was a home to me for four years, and I am excited to make this place a new home for new students. We have great faculty, staff, athletics, and facilities, and I look forward to showing off our campus to you all!€"
 
 

€‹ €‹ €‹Amanda Hegland

Amanda Hegland

Hometown: Gettysburg, S.D.
Area: Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, Washington, Utah
Degree: B.A., Mass Communications
Phone: 605-277-5714
"I hope I have the opportunity to show you what Northern State has to offer and show you how NSU is a great place to get a strong foundation for your future."
 
 

Tena Heikes

Tena Heikes

Hometown: Alcester, S.D.
Area: Southeast South Dakota, southern Minnesota; Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas
Degree: B.A., Sociology
Phone: 605-277-5725
"Whether you're involved in athletics, music programs, or social organizations Northern State University faculty and staff and the community of Aberdeen are here for YOU every day!"
 
 

€‹ €‹ €‹ Ioana Hojda

Ioana Hojda

Hometown: Bistrita, Romania
Area: International student recruitment; AEP, degree-seeking and exchange
Degree: B.A., Fine Arts
Phone: 605-626-2951
"As a former international student here at NSU I know how important it is to be well informed about the requirements of this school as well as the many opportunities offered at this institution. I look forward to assisting international applicants interested in our programs to become successful Northern students."
 
 

Katty McNeal

Katty McNeal

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Hometown: Redlands, Calif. and Aberdeen, S.D.
Area: Northeast South Dakota and Sioux Falls
Degree: B.A., English; B.S., Journalism
Phone: 605-626-2554
"I am excited to work with students and help them find their home here at Northern State University. With all of the majors and activities that are offered at NSU, I'm confident every student can find their niche and really get the most out of their college experience."
 
 

Laura Mount

Laura Mount

Hometown: Aberdeen, S.D.
Area: Re-entry/returning students and online degree-seeking students
Degree: B.A., English with Teacher Certification from NSU
Phone: 605-626-3312
"Returning to school or just starting out? I look forward to assisting you through the application process to pursue your degree online."

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