Jason M. Gant

Secretary of State

Current Elected Officials

SOUTH DAKOTA STATE OFFICIALS

Updated August 2013

CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION

Johnson

U.S. Senator Tim Johnson (D)

136 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
p. (202)224-5842
f. (202)228-5765
johnson.senate.gov

Spouse:  Barb Johnson
Term Expires:  2015

Thune

U.S. Senator John Thune (R)

511 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC  20510
p. (202)224-2321
f. (202)228-5429
thune.senate.gov

Spouse:  Kimberley Thune
Term Expires:  2017

Noem

U.S. Representative Kristi Noem (R)

1323 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, DC  20515
p. (202)225-2801
f.  (202)225-5823
noem.house.gov

Spouse:  Bryon Noem
Term Expires:  2015

STATE OFFICIALS

Governor Dennis Daugaard

Governor Dennis Daugaard (R)

Office of the Governor
500 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD  57501
p.(605)773-3212
f. (605)773-4711
www.sd.gov/governor

Spouse:  Linda
Term Expires:  2015

Lieutenant Governor Matt Michels

Lt. Governor Matt Michels (R)

Office of the Governor
500 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD  57501
p.(605)773-3662
f. (605)773-4711
http://sd.gov/governor/aboutmatt.aspx

Spouse:  Karen
Term Expires:  2015

Gant

Secretary of State Jason M. Gant (R)

500 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD  57501
p. (605)773-3537
f.  (605)773-6580
www.sdsos.gov

Spouse:  Chris
Term Expires:  2015

Attorney General Marty J. Jackley

Attorney General Marty J. Jackley (R)

1302 East Highway 14, Suite 1
Pierre, SD  57501
 p. (605)773-3215
 f.  (605)773-4106
 www.atg.sd.gov

 Spouse:  Angela
 Term Expires:  2015

Barnett

State Auditor Steve Barnett (R)

Office of the State Auditor
500 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD  57501
p. (605)773-3341
f.  (605)773-5929
www.sdauditor.gov

Spouse:  Nicole
Term Expires:  2015

Sattgast

State Treasurer Rich Sattgast (R)

Office of the State Treasurer
500 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501
p. (605)773-3378
f.  (605)773-3115
www.sdtreasurer.gov

Term Expires: 2015

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Commissioner of School and Public Lands
Vern Larson (R)

Office of School and Public Lands
500 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501
p. (605)773-3303
f.  (605)773-5520
www.sdpubliclands.com

Appointed: 2013 
Term Expires: 2015

Kolbeck

Public Utilities Commissioner
Gary Hansen (R) - Chairman

500 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501
p. (605)773-3201
f.  (605)773-6031
http://puc.sd.gov/

Spouse: Sandy
Term Expires: 2015

Hanson

Public Utilities Commissioner
Kristie Fiegen (R)

500 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501
p. (605)773-3201
f.  (605)773-6031
http://puc.sd.gov/

Spouse: Tim
Term Expires: 2019

Nelson

Public Utilities Commissioner
Chris Nelson (R)

500 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501
p. (605)773-3201
f.  (605)773-6031
http://puc.sd.gov/

Spouse: Penny
Term Expires: 2017

SUPREME COURT JUSTICES

Gilberston

Chief Justice of the Supreme Court
David Gilbertson
Unified Judicial System

500 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501
p. (605)773-3511
f.  (605)773-6128
www.sdjudicial.com

Spouse: Deborah
Term Expires: 2015

Konenkamp

Justice of the Supreme Court
John Konenkamp
Unified Judicial System

500 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501
p. (605)773-3511
f.  (605)773-6128
www.sdjudicial.com

Spouse: Geri
Term Expires: 2015

Zinter

Justice of the Supreme Court
Steven L. Zinter
Unified Judicial System

500 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501
p. (605)773-3511
f.  (605)773-6128
www.sdjudicial.com

Spouse: Sandra
Term Expires: 2015

Severson

Justice of the Supreme Court
Glen Severson
Unified Judicial System

500 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501
p. (605)773-3511
f.  (605)773-6128
www.sdjudicial.com

Spouse: Mary
Term Expires: 2021

Meierhenry

Justice of the Supreme Court
Lori Wilbur
Unified Judicial System

500 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501
p. (605)773-3511
f.  (605)773-6128
www.sdjudicial.com

Term Expires: 2015

Circuit Court Judges

41 judges in seven districts; Terms expire 2015
Court system web site www.sdjudicial.com
South Dakota Circuit Court Judge Positions
For the Purpose of Candidate Nomination and Election

Circuit Position Judge
First A Timothy W. Bjorkman
  B Steven Ray Jensen
  C Bruce V. Anderson
  D Cheryle Gering
  E Patrick Smith
  F Glen W. Eng
   
Second A Robin J. Houwman
  B Mark Salter
  C Bradley Zell
  D Patricia Riepel
  E Peter H. Lieberman
  F Joseph Neiles
  G Stuart L. Tiede
  H Susan Sabers
  I Douglas E. Hoffman
  J Larry Long
   
Third A Robert L. Timm
  B Vincent A. Foley
  C Jon Erickson
  D Gregory Stoltenburg
  E Ron Roehr
  F Tim D. Tucker
   
Fourth A Jerome A. Eckrich
  B Michael W. Day
  C Warren G. Johnson
  D Randall Macy
     
Fifth A Jon S. Flemmer
  B Tony L. Portra
  C Scott P. Myren
  D Richard Somers (1/9/2014)
     
Sixth A Mark W. Barnett
  B Patricia DeVaney
  C John L. Brown
  D Kathleen F. Trandahl
     
Seventh A Robert Mandel
  B Wally A. Eklund
  C Thomas L. Trimble
  D Jeff Davis
  E Janine M. Kern
  F Craig Pfeifle
  G Robert Gusinsky

Legislators

2013-2014

Senate has 28 Republicans and 7 Democrats with President Pro Tempore Corey Brown. House of Representatives has 53 Republicans, 17 Democrats with Speaker Brian Gosch.
legis.state.sd.us/index.aspx

The South Dakota Constitution (Article 3, Section 6) restricts service in the Legislature to no more than four consecutive terms or a total of eight consecutive years in the senate and no more than four consecutive terms or a total of eight consecutive years in the house of representatives.