Board of Directors

South Dakota Wildlife Federation
Current List of Officers & Director
August 1, 2020 to July 31, 2021

Mr. Chris Hesla
Executive-Director (Hired)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
P.O. Box 7075
Pierre, South Dakota 57501
Telephone: (605) 224-7524 (office)
Cell: (605) 222-1002
Fax: (605) 224-7524
Email address: sdwf@mncomm.com

Mr. Zachery T. Hunke
President (Term: Aug 2020 to Aug 2021)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
16651 Sioux Conifer Road
Watertown, South Dakota 57201
Telephone: (605) 881-6745
Email

Mr. Terry Mayes
1st Vice-President (Term: Sept 2020 to Aug 2021)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
223 Jasper Lane

Rapid City, South Dakota 57701
Telephone: (605) 341-1568
Email

Mr. Joe (Randall Joseph) Long
2nd Vice-President (Term: Sept 2020 to Aug 2021)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
1410 Pinewood Lane
Aberdeen, SD 57401
Telephone: (605) 216-4618
Email

Mr. John Gors
3rd Vice-President (Term: Sept 2020 to Aug 2021)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
507 Bulow Street
Vermillion, South Dakota 57069 
Telephone: (605) 624-6610 (home)
Cell: (605) 670-1746
Email

Mr. George Vandel
Region 1 Director (Term: Aug 2019 to Aug 2023)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
911 Woodridge Drive
Pierre, South Dakota 57501
Telephone: (605) 224-0271
Email 

Mr. Robert D. Bucholz
Region 2 Director (Term: Aug 2020 to Aug 2024)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
3208 Cyprus St N
Aberdeen, South Dakota 57401
Telephone: (605) 226-8262
Cell: (605) 228-9802
Email

Mr. Ryan Roehr
Region 2 Director (Term: Aug 2018 to Aug 2022) 
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
1215 North Roosevelt Street - Apt. 112
Aberdeen, South Dakota 57401
Telephone: (605) 228-1639
Email

Mr. Brad Johnson 
Region 2 Director (Term: Aug 2020 to Aug 2021)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
950 North Lake Drive
Watertown, South Dakota 57201
Telephone: (605) 880-6478
Email

Mr. Charles Dieter 
Region 3 Director (Term: Aug 2020 to Aug 2021)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
7115 Valley View Circle
Brookings, South Dakota 57006
Telephone: (605) 693-3123
Work: (605) 688-4555
Cell: (605) 690-6351
Email

Mr. Jerry Lulewicz
Region 3 Director (Term: Aug 2018 to Aug 2022) 
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
20 Arrowhead Pass
Mitchell, South Dakota 57301
Telephone: (605) 996-4750
Email

Steve Thompson
Region 3 Director (Term: Aug 2019 to Aug 2023)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
1501 S Deerberry Trail
Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57106 
Telephone: (605) 359-3911
Email

Vacancy #1
Region ? Director (Term: Aug 2017 to Aug 2021) 
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
Telephone: (605)
Email

Vacancy #2
Region ? Director (Term: Aug 2017 to Aug 2021) 
South Dakota Wildlife Federation 
Telephone: (605) 
Email

Vacancy #3
Region ? Director (Term: Aug 2018 to Aug 2022) 
South Dakota Wildlife Federation 
Telephone: (605) 
Email

 

 

 

Region 1 Directors-at-Large

Mr. Jeff Olson
Director-at-Large  (Appointed Aug 2019 to Aug 2021)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
1301 West Omaha St. STE 228
Rapid City, South Dakota 57701
Telephone: (605) 393-5225
Email

Mr. Mike McKernan
Director-at-Large (Appointed Aug 2019 to Aug 2021)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
612 S. Garfield
Murdo, South Dakota 57559
Telephone: (605) 669-2829
Email

 

Region 2 Directors-at-Large

Ms. Jodi Carlsgaard
Director-At-Large (Appointed Aug 2019 to Aug 2021) 
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
1907 12th Avenue SE
Aberdeen, South Dakota 57401
Telephone: (605) 626-1564
Email

Mr. Larry Lewis
Director-at-Large (Appointed Aug 2020 to Aug 2022) 
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
40751 102nd Street
Hecla, South Dakota 57446
Telephone: (605) 994-7446

Mr. Norman Keeler
Director-at-Large (Appointed Aug 2019 to Aug 2021) 
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
1024 South Kline Street
Aberdeen, South Dakota 57401
Telephone: (605) 290-3793
Email

Mr. Cody Warner
Director-at-Large (Appointed Aug 2020 to Aug 2022) 
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
1102 East 7th Street
Webster, South Dakota 57274
Telephone: (605) 590-0001
Email

 

Region 3 Directors-at-Large

Mr. Jerry Soholt
Director-At-Large (Appointed Aug 2018 to Aug 2020) 
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
2628 East Regency Ct
Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57103
Telephone: (605) 261-9104
Email

 

Other Board Members

Mr. Mark Widman
Immediate Past President (Ex-officio)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
2315 N. Devon Avenue
Tea, South Dakota 57064
Telephone: (605) 215-3102
Email

Mr. Bill Antonides
Past President by Application (Term: Aug 2020 to Aug 2021)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
514 N Arch Street
Aberdeen, South Dakota 57401-2951 
Telephone: (605) 229-4712 (home)
Cell: (605) 380-8586
Email

OTHER NAMES AND ADDRESSES OF IMPORTANCE:

Mr. Mark Widman
Delegate to NWF (Term: Jan 2021 to Dec 2021)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
2315 N. Devon Avenue
Tea, South Dakota 57064
Telephone: (605) 215-3102
Email

Mr. Chris Hesla
Alt. Delegate to NWF (Term: Jan 2021 to Dec 2021)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
P.O. Box 7075
Pierre, South Dakota 57501
Telephone: (605) 224-7524 (office)
Cell: (605) 222-1002
Fax: (605) 224-7524
Email address: sdwf@mncomm.com

Mr. Robert J. Jacobson (Non Board Member)
Sec-Treasure (Re-appointed (Aug 2020 to Aug 2021)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
PO Box 297 
Garretson, South Dakota 57030
Telephone: (605) 594-6484 (office)
Home: (605) 594-6693
Email

Mr. Bob Schaeffer
Youth Camp Director (Non Board Member)
South Dakota Wildlife Federation
1409 North 1st Street
Aberdeen, South Dakota 57401
Telephone: (605) 380-0125
Email

Mr. David Dittloff (Non-Board Member)
NWF Regional Representative for SD
National Wildlife Federation
240 N Higgins
Missoula, Montana 59802
Telephone: (406) 541-6732 - Office
Cell: (406) 214-8109
Email

Canadian geese
Photo by Bill Antonides
Big horn sheep
Photo by Bill Antonides