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Executive Director

Chad Oban is the Executive Director at North Dakota United. He has been with NDU since May of 2015.
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About Chad Oban

As Executive Director, Chad is in charge of managing and directing staff and interacting with the board of directors. He is a North Dakota native and grew up in Bismarck. He is a graduate of the University of North Dakota. Prior to his employment with NDU, he worked in politics and was a lobbyist. He and his wife Erin live in Bismarck with their son, Evin. Chad is an avid L.A. Dodgers fan.

Contact: [email protected]


Keeping the Promise of Quality Public Education & Public Services

With more than 11,500 members across the state, NDU supports equal opportunities for success for ALL North Dakota students, and respect and support for all educators. NDU members are teachers, community college professors, speech pathologists, bus drivers, secretaries, retired educators and student teachers.