Bismarck attorney Nathan Svihovec appointed as new state labor commissioner

BISMARCK, ND (KXNET) – Gov. Doug Burgum today announced the appointment of Bismarck attorney Nathan Svihovec to lead the North Dakota Department of...

November 29, 2022
8:12 PM

BISMARCK, ND (KXNET) – Gov. Doug Burgum today announced the appointment of Bismarck attorney Nathan Svihovec to lead the North Dakota Department of Labor and Human Rights, citing his extensive experience representing both public and private employers and employees at the state and federal levels. Svihovec will begin his new role as state labor commissioner on Thursday, Dec. 1. According to a news release, Svihovec, a Watford City native, earned an associate's degree from Bismarck State College, bachelor's degrees in human resource management and business administration from Dickinson State University, and his law degree at the University of North Dakota School of Law in Grand Forks.

Nick Jachim