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Stephen D. Nadauld records

Identifier: 03-16---001

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of office files from President Nadauld's tenure at Weber State College. The top issues within this collection are: Community/Economic/Partnerships/Regional Planning Technology, Mission Implementation, Centers of Excellence, Coop Education and Tramway/Gondola. They have been highlighted to stand out for the researcher. Three name changes occurred during President Nadauld’s tenure. General Studies to Bachelor of Integrated Studies; Handicapped to Services for the Physically Challenged; and Business Affairs to Administrative Services.


  • Creation: 1971-1991
  • Creation: Majority of material found in 1984-1990


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.

Biographical or Historical Information

Stephen D. Nadauld was President of Weber State College from 1985-1991. Stephen was born on May 31, 1942 in Idaho Falls, Idaho. He received a B.A. in chemistry from Brigham Young University in 1967, an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School in 1969, and a PhD from the University of California at Berkeley in 1978. While working on his PhD, he was an instructor of finance at the University of California at Berkeley from 1972-1976. In 1976 he was named Outstanding Teacher of the Year in the School of Business. He also attended he Univeristy of Idaho and Ricks College (Brigham Young University-Idaho). Nadauld served an LDS mission in France from 1961-1964. From 1969-1970, he served as assistant to the chairman of the board of the Holly Sugar Corporation. He taught finance at the University of Utah from 1970-1972. He married Margaret Dyreng in 1968, and they have seven sons. From 1976-1983, he taught at Brigham Young University as a professor of finance and Director of the M.B.A. program. He was honored as an Outstanding Professor of the BYU Graduate School of Management in 1977. In the summer of 1982, Nadauld was an Ayres Fellow of the Stonier Graduate School of Banking in Rutgers, New Jersey. From 1983-1985 he was the Chief Executive Officer of Intermountain Milk Producers. From 1985-1991, he served as President of Weber State College. During his tenure he was instrumental in Weber State's preparations to become a state university. In 1991, he was awarded an honorary doctorate degree from Weber State. From 1991-1996, Nadauld was a member of the LDS Church's Second Quorum of the Seventy. From 1996-2003 and 2006-2008 he was a professor of Business Management at Brigham Young University. From 2003-2006 he served as president of the LDS Church's Switzerland Geneva Mission. From 2008-2010 he served as Interim President of Dixie State College. Since 2010 he has served as President of that institution.


42 Linear Feet (85 document cases, 3 RC boxes)

Language of Materials



This collection has been arranged into thirteen series by topic. Each series is organized alphabetically and chronologically. Series 1, General Office Files, A-Z; Series 2, Athletics; Series 3, Board of Regents (USHE); Series 4, College Development; Series 5, Institutional Council; Series 6, Strategic Planning; Series 7, Academic Schools; Series 8, Tax Initiatives; Series 9, Utah Housing Finance Agency; Series 10, State of Utah/Utah State; Series 11, Individuals; Series 12, Memberships and Intermountain Health Care.

Physical Access Requirements

There are no physical access restrictions.

Technical Access Requirements

There are no technical access restrictions.

Custodial History

Material was acquired from the Office of the President (1993, 1993-014, 1993-015, 1993-016, 1993-021, 1993-025, and 1996-045).

Source of Acquisition

Office of the President

Method of Acquisition

Received from the Office of the President between 1993-1996.

Accruals and Additions

Accruals are expected.

Publication Rights

Materials may be used for non-profit and educational purposes, please credit the University Archives, Stewart Library, Weber State University. Reproduction for publication, exhibition, web display or commercial use is only permissible with the consent of the University Archives, Stewart Library, Weber State University.

Patti Umscheid, 2009
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Repository Details

Part of the Weber State University Archives Repository

3921 Central Campus Drive Dept 2901
Ogden UT 84408