Williston, ND (KEYZ) Williston City Commissioners promoted Williston’s assistant airport director Anthony Dudas to director last night, voting unanimously to make him Steven Kjergaard’s permanent replacement. Kjergaard resigned suddenly in February, and now serves as the Airport Director in Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho.
Dudas will oversee the existing airport’s operations along with seeing increased involvement in operational discussions regarding the new Williston Basin International Airport. Commissioner Chris Brostuen put forward the promotion of the the 30 year old Dudas who has worked for the airport at Sloulin Field for the past five years, first as operations officer then in 2013 till now, assistant director.
The native Minnesotan must undergo the standard six month probationary period, but in the meantime a formal offer will be made and salary computed by the salary committee.