Directors include:

  • Senator Deb Soholt, Chair
  • Senator Alan Solano
  • Nick Bratvold, Chapter Coordinator, Child Advocacy Centers of South Dakota
  • Carole Cochran, Director of South Dakota Kids Count
  • Cameron Corey, Special Agent, Division of Criminal Investigation
  • Daniele Dosch, Victim Specialist, Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Dr. Nancy Free, Medical Director, Child’s Voice
  • Tanya Fritz, Advocacy and Prevention Program Director, Children’s Home Child Advocacy Center
  • Peggy Gibson, Advocate
  • Krista Heeren-Graber, Executive Director, South Dakota Network Against Family Violence and Sexual Assault
  • Barry Hillstad, Day County Sheriff
  • Mary Beth Holzwarth, Advocate
  • Wendy Kloeppner, Hughes County State’s Attorney
  • Kathy LaPlante, Social Work Instructor, USD School of Health Sciences
  • Ann Larsen, Director of the Division of Educational Services and Support, SD Department of Education
  • Michael Lawler, Dean of Health Sciences, University of South Dakota
  • Angela Lisburg, Director, Avera St. Mary’s Central South Dakota Child Assessment Center
  • Jolene Loetscher, Advocate
  • TateWin Means, Oglala Sioux Tribe Representative
  • Jay Perry, South Dakota Board of Regents
  • Jason Simons, Fiscal Analyst, State of South Dakota
  • Suzanne Star, Director of Policy and Legal Services, SD Unified Judicial System
  • Hollie Strand, Computer Forensic Examiner, Pennington County Sherriff’s Office
  • Jill Thorngren, Dean of Education and Human Sciences, South Dakota State University
  • Virgena Wieseler, Compact Administrator, Division of Child Protection Services, SD Dept. of Social Services
  • Colleen Winter, Director of the Division of Family and Community Health, SD Department of Health