Kody Rother , North Dakota '09

Director of Educational Programs

Kody Rother



Contact for: Service opportunities, local community engagement, chapter development support, Building Better Men Retreats

Kody joined the Delta Upsilon staff in February 2022 as Director of Educational Programs. In this role, he will manage service opportunities for members, local community engagement, chapter development support and Building Better Men Retreats.

Kody has been heavily involved in Delta Upsilon since serving as the President and VP of Public Relations for the North Dakota Chapter. In Kody’s volunteer efforts for DU he has served as a facilitator, or lead facilitator, for Presidents Academy, Regional Leadership Academy, DU Emerging Leaders Experience and Building Better Men Retreats; and is serving on the Men of Merit and Judicial Committees. At the 2021 Leadership Institute he was the recipient of the Chairman’s Award as the Outstanding Alumni Volunteer of the Year. He has also received the 2012 NASPA Region IV West Graduate Student Rising Star Award.

Kody has an extensive background working in higher education. He most recently served as the Assistant Dean of Students at Butler University. Prior to that he held positions working in student conduct, housing, and fraternity/sorority life at Roanoke College and IUPUI. Kody was also an active member of professional associations and organizations. He served as a lead facilitator for the I-LEAD program for the Associations of College Unions International. He facilitated IMPACT for the North American Interfraternity Conference and participated in the Gehring Academy.


University of North Dakota '09

University of North Dakota, M.Ed. in Educational Leadership


Kody enjoys traveling, hiking, kayaking, and running.

Fun Fact: He has been to 47/50 states.

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