Kevin V. Schieffer


​Kevin Schieffer, Sioux Falls, holds a bachelor's degree from the University of South Dakota and is a graduate of Georgetown University School of Law, where he also served as an adjunct professor of law. He is a business consultant in Sioux Falls and retired in 2008 after 12 years as chief executive officer of Cedar American Rail Holdings Inc., the largest regional railroad system in the U.S. He was appointed as United States attorney for South Dakota by President George H.W. Bush in 1991. He has engaged in the private practice of law and served as chief of staff to former U.S. Sen. Larry Pressler from 1982 to 1991. Appointed by Governor Daugaard in 2013, his term will expire in 2021.
​Location: ​Sioux Falls (Lincoln County)
​Appointed: August 2013
​Appointed By: Governor Daugaard
​Term Expires: March 2021