Pam Roberts, President
Pierre (Hughes County)
|Appointed by:||Dennis Daugaard|
Pierre, holds a bachelor's degree in commercial economics from South Dakota State University. She retired from state government after a career in senior leadership roles serving on the cabinet of five South Dakota governors, including positions as state labor secretary, state personnel commissioner, and chief of operations. Roberts and her husband, Clay, operate their family's ranch in Stanley and Lyman counties. Appointed by Governor Daugaard in 2016, her term will expire in 2022.