Boerboom new director of NDSU Extension Service

Chris Boerboom has been appointed the director of North Dakota State University Extension Service. Boerboom served as interim Extension director fot he past 4-1/2 months. He replaces Duane Hauck, who retired at the end of 2011 after 35-1/2 years with the NDSU Extension Service.

Boerboom joined NDSU Extension in January 2010 as an assistant director for agriculture and natural resources and district director for five southeastern North Dakota counties.

He earned a bachelor's degree in agronomy and agricultural economics in 1984, a master's degree in agronomy in 1987 and a doctorate in agronomy in 1989, all from the University of Minnesota.


Originally posted Friday, Jun. 1, 2012