Age: 52

Occupation: Development Director at the Black Hills Salvation Army

Family: Wife: Sheryl; 4 Children: Elizabeth, Billy, Tami, Kelsey

Education: BS, Political Science, Black Hills State University; BA, Business Administration, Black Hills State University

Contact: 605-343-4003; 315 East Philadelphia Street Rapid City, SD 57701

History: State Senator- District 35, served South Dakota State House 2007-2012, former Pennington County Commissioner from 1997 to 2000 and again from 2005 to 2006

State Legislator Information: http://legis.state.sd.us/sessions/2013/MemberDetail.aspx?Member=107

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