Black Hills Knowledge Netowork

April 8, 2013

Sam Kooiker

Age: 38

Occupation: Current Mayor of Rapid City

Family: Wife, Jennifer; three daughters Abbie, Ellie, and Aubrie

Education: Master's degree in public administration, University of South Dakota

Contact: 605-721-6282; 629 St. Andrew, Rapid City, SD, 57701

History: Former operations manager for a telecommunications business in Rapid City, Rapid City Planning Commission from 2001-2002, elected to the Rapid City Common Council in 2002 and represented Ward 2 until he was elected Mayor of Rapid City in 2011,


Candidacy Announcement

Related items

  • Lead-Deadwood School Board Announces Vacancy

    Board member Bob Nelson, Jr. submitted his resignation to the Lead-Deadwood School Board at its October 8th meeting, reports the Black Hills Pioneer. It was…
  • Rapid City Seeks To Address Affordable Housing

    The development of affordable housing in Rapid City has been a big issue for local elected officials and activists in 2019. According to the Rapid…
  • Rapid City Legal and Finance Approves $3.9M To Purchase Former NAU Building

    The City of Rapid City’s Legal and Finance Committee approved a resolution Wednesday allowing $3.9 million in Vision Funds to toward the $5 million purchase…

Get Involved!

  • Need more information? Rapid City Public Library associates are standing by to answer your questions! Ask away in the box below during business hours for live feedback.

    For more on this feature, click here.

  • bhkn donate

    Enjoy our work? Donate today to ensure that community members will have access to our wealth of news, history, and data for years to come.

  • 211 logoDid this post inspire you to get involved? Visit our partner 211's Volunteer Database to find volunteer opportunities in your community.

525 University Loop, Suite 202
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 716-0058   [email protected]