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Dr. Raymond Nadolny Administration Department Dr. Raymond Nadolny  President 1410 University Avenue Williston, ND 58801 701.770.7475



Dr. Raymond A. Nadolny has twenty years leadership experience in higher education. As of April 15, 2009, Dr. Nadolny became the third president of Williston State College.

Dr. Nadolny's professional career includes ten years in the Arizona community college system and nine years service as a Vice President at one of Washington State's premiere technical colleges. He has enjoyed many years of teaching at both the community college and the technical college.

During his time in Washington, Dr. Nadolny opened two campuses, the most recent being in Redmond, the home of Microsoft. He worked with the state legislature to obtain over 60 million dollars in capital funds for an Allied Health building, a student services complex, and renovation of transportation and manufacturing programs. He also worked with eleven chambers of commerce and elected officials to authorize a baccalaureate degree for technical college students.

When not teaching philosophy at the college or teaching students how to play racquetball, Dr. Nadolny spends time with his wife and four daughters.

Dr. Nadolny is a native of Chicago and received a bachelor's degree from Benedictine University, an MTS from Mount Angel Seminary, and a Ph.D. in education from Oregon State University. Additionally, Dr. Nadolny holds a certification in Fundraising Management from Indiana University as well as a certificate in Higher Education Management from Oxford University.