Traill County EDC Director

Gary Nysveen
Director, Hillsboro Representative


Gary Nysveen represents the City of Hillsboro on the TCEDC  Board of Directors. He grew up on his family farm in rural Cummings, ND where he and his wife, Judy, currently reside. Gary is a partner in two local companies, EnviroTech and EnviroClean  Gary and Judy began Hillsboro Cooling Heating Refrigeration in 2005, which later became EnviroTech. The companies specialize in light commercial and residential installation, repair of HVAC/R and restaurant equipment and installing and repairing geothermal systems. They also clean duct work as a service of EnviroClean.

Gary received a certificate in Heating and Cooling Service and HVAC Layout and Design from North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton, ND. He has more than 35 years of experience in HVAC. He is a certificate member and Past President of both the Refrigeration Service Engineers Society (Red River Chapter – Fargo) and the Upper Midwest Regional Association of Refrigeration Service Engineers Society.

Gary is President of the Hillsboro Business Association, and a member of the Hillsboro Economic Development Committee and Marketing Committee. He is also a deacon at Norway Lutheran Church and a longtime supporter of North Dakota Special Olympics.

Gary is a graduate of Hillsboro Public School, where he was involved in sports, FFA, and 4-H. He enjoys golfing, fishing, and watching high school and North Dakota college sports. He and Judy have three daughters and three grandchildren. They raise assorted animals, including cattle, on their farm.

Reach Gary at (701) 430-2112 or