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South Dakota Safety Council Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Sarah Perry, Chair
Falcon Plastics
Vice President of Corporate Affairs

Kevin Kouba, Past Chair
Otter Tail Power
Divisional Manager

Keila Smith, Chair-elect
Sanford USD Medical Center
Director of Safety

Mike Sprang, Treasurer

J H Larson Electrical Company
Branch Manager

Dale Tidemann, Secretary
Plant Manager


Diana Arnold
Lloyd Companies
Safety Coordinator

Marlyn Bergeson
Journey Construction
Vice President of Operations

Rana DeBoer
City of Sioux Falls
Work Well Manager

Lon Fields
L.G. Everist
Safety Director

Mark Patterson
South Dakota Rural Electric Association
Manager of Loss Control

Garrett Peters
Avera Health
Director of Facility Development

Tom Slattery
Raven Industries
Corporate Director of Safety and Risk Management

Ken Winter
Smithfield Foods
Director of Environmental, Health and Safety

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or phone 605-361-7785 or 1-800-952-5539.