Director of International Programs & Enrollment
Ben Iverson hails from Willmar, Minnesota, and graduated from Augustana in 2004, with majors in Spanish and international studies. As a student, he was a pitcher for Viking Baseball and studied abroad in Spain. His first "real job" was working in the international office of Nord University in Norway. In 2013, he completed an M.A. in international education from the SIT Graduate Institute in Brattleboro, Vermont. In prior roles at AU, Iverson served in the Office of Admission and the International Programs Office, where he first traveled throughout Minnesota and then across the globe to speak with prospective students about AU. Most recently, Iverson served as the director of university partnerships for ELS Educational Services, Inc.
Iverson enjoys following the Minnesota Twins and doing nearly anything outdoors including fishing, hunting, running, cycling and spending time at the lake and traveling with his wife, Stephanie, and son, Will, Augustana Class of 2037.