2008 Horizon Award Recipient -
Ryan Bernstein
B.S. 2000, Agriculture Economics

Bernstein is the Chief Legal Counsel and Policy Advisor for the Governor of North Dakota. Prior to working for Governor Hoeven, Bernstein held positions as a clerk for the United States District Court and the North Dakota Supreme Court. Bernstein also serves on the Governor’s Drugs and Alcohol Prevention and Advisory Council and the North Dakota Commission of Drugs and Alcohol. In March, 2007, the Bismarck Tribune selected Bernstein as one of 26 “Young Guns” in the state of North Dakota that represent community leaders and movers and shakers.



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