Ilene Odegard is retired from UND effective June 30. Ilene began her career at UND in 2010 as a recruiter for the School of Graduate Studies. She moved to Career Services in 2011 and became director in 2012.
Her professional work history ranges from non-profit leadership, working in higher education and working in the for-profit sector. She was employed as a Regional Manager for Bright Horizons Family Solutions, an international company based out of Boston. While there, she lived and worked in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Ilene earned her undergraduate and graduate degrees in Education from Mayville State University and Concordia University-St. Paul, Minn.