United Way Board of Directors and Cabinet Members

Board of Directors


Lauren Ebert
LIV Hospitality


Vice President

Craig Bailey
Novum Nano



Kevin Jackson
GCC Dacotah


Valerie Seales
Rapid City Area Schools


Board of Directors

Lana Anderson

Meade County Sturgis Rep

Andy Becker

Rapid City Police Department

RC Rep

Tara Bland Black Hills Energy

So Hills Rep

Jason Culberson Rapid City Fire Department


Alenda Derby

Monument Health

Sturgis Rep

Dr. Joe Dlugos

SD School of Mines  

Marc Eyre

Black Hills Energy  

Terry Hupp

Spearfish Community

Dr. Stephanie Lahr

Monument Health  

Joel Landeen

City of Rapid City

Austin Olivier Black Hills Insurance Co.  
Salena Osieczonek Scheels


Kevin Popp

Synchrony Financial  

Scott Reiman

First Interstate Bank  

Patty Ressler

BH Parks & Forest Association

So Hills Rep

Valerie Seales

Rapid City Area Schools  

Michelle Thomson

Black Hills Badlands & Tourism RC Rep

Lorie Vega

Ellsworth AFB Past President

Rapid City Cabinet



Jarrett Apa

BMS Financial Advisors  

Andy Becker

Rapid City Police Department Board Rep

Danni Barry

First Interstate Bank  

Bethany Bloom

Behavior Management Systems  

Ronda Carlson

Wells Fargo Bank  

Dolsee Davenport

Evergreen Media  

Anna Hays

Elevate Rapid City


Joel Hermann Black Hills Community Bank


AJ (Aaron) Jacobs ASI

 Vice Chair

Casey Madsen

US Bank


Brenda Meier Liberty Superstores


Desiree Mendel



Suzette Pickar

West River Realty  

Jason Sanderson

Black Hills Energy


Jason Seamans

Great Western Bank


Mari Sheldon

Great Western Bank


Michelle Thomson

Black Hills Badlands & Tourism

Chair, Board Rep

Sturgis Cabinet

Lana Anderson Meade Co. Register of Deeds Board Rep
Robin Baldwin Black Hills Gold  
Jenn Bush City of Sturgis  
Alenda Derby Monument Health Chair, Board Rep
Jessie Dufner First Interstate Bank  
Taryn Edlund Homeslice Group  
Kelly Frye BH Special Services Coop Vice Chair
Kelly Simonson Northern Hills Federal Credit Union  
Rebecca Willard Wells Fargo  

Northern Hills Cabinet

TBD   Chair
Steve Biehl US Bank Vice Chair
Suzanne Campbell Monument Health  
Lori Casavan Whites Queen City Motors  
Linsey Eckhart First Interstate Bani  
Jason Grady SpotOn  
Terry Hupp Spearfish Community Board Rep
Shelley LeFebre First Interstate Bank  
Sonja Merrow Northern Hills FCU  
Annie Reich Butte County  
Tanya Shafer Amazon  
Becca Walters Black Hills State University  

Southern Hills Cabinet

    Bridget Bender Black Hills Energy  
    Tara Bland Black Hills Energy Board Rep
    Lori Burnham Monument Health Chair
    Roxanne Horkey Community Member  
    Sammi Langendort Black Hills Electric Cooperative  
    Carrie Moore Jenny's Floral  
    Jessica Noteboom Custer Hospitality  
    Patty Ressler BH Parks and Forest Assn. Board Rep
    Heather Thompson Custer Ambulance
    Jessica Van Eaton First Interstate Bank