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Board of Directors

Message from the Chairperson...

"The South Dakota Public Assurance Alliance is pleased to continue to provide Members with competitive, quality coverage and effective services. The goal, since its inception in 1987, is to remain state-of-the-art in this complex industry. The confidence and support of its Members since 1987 has created a very viable partnership."

The Members representing you on the SDPAA Board of Directors are: 

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Mike Wiese, Chairperson
Brown County
Mobile: (605) 228-1237


Lisa Katzenstein, Vice Chairperson
Director of Administrative Services, City of Sturgis
Mobile: (605) 347-1417

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Kathy Glines, Secretary / Treasurer
Auditor, Harding County
Mobile: (605) 347-1246

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Steve Harding, At-Large
Mayor, City of Pierre
Mobile: (605) 295-2356

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Paullyn Carey,  Board Member
Finance Director, City of Huron 
Office: (605) 353-8502

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Chandra Phillips, Board Member
Finance Officer, City of Winner
Mobile: (605)  208-1782

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Bill O'Toole, Board Member
Director of Human Resources, City of Sioux Falls
Office: (605) 367-8740

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Bruce Outka,  Board Member
Deputy States Attorney/Commissioner's Assistant, Lawrence County
Cell: (605) 645-4792

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Justin Weiland, Board Member
City Administrator

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Kris Jacobsen, Ex-Officio Board Member
Executive Director, SDACC/SDACO
Mobile: (605) 295-0713


David Reiss, Ex-Officio Board Member
Executive Director, SDML
Office: (605) 224-8654

Codington County joined the SDPAA in 1989 and truly appreciates everything SDPAA has done to assist the County.  In July 2017 Codington County incurred damage to numerous County owned vehicles due to hail damage.  SDPAA was on the spot with an adjuster and made prompt payment to the County for the damages incurred by the hail event.  The staff at SDPAA is the best to work with and you can present them with any question and they will answer you quickly and/or direct you to the correct party to resolve any issues or claim questions.  Codington County looks forward to working well into the future with SDPAA. Cindy Brugman, Codington County Auditor