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Carrie Sanderson

Carrie Sanderson

Director, Center for the Prevention of Child Maltreatment


Health Science Center - Sioux Falls 117

Phone: (605) 357-1379



  • JD, University of South Dakota, 2010
  • Master of Public Adminstration, University of South Dakota, 2010
  • BA, English/ Spanish, University of South Dakota, 2007

Licensures and Certifications:

  • Admitted to practice, U.S. Dist. Ct. - South Dakota (2014)
  • Member, State Bar of South Dakota (2011)


  • Using Case-Based Learning to Increase Understanding, Promote Competency, and Build Confidence in Child Maltreatment Practitioners, the National Child Welfare Workforce Institute (NCWWI).. Grant Role: Supporting. (2021 - 2022)
  • Know-Prevent-Respond: Child Sexual Abuse in SD. Grant Role: Principal. (2018 - 2018)
  • Data Tracking & Case Management for Victims of Child Maltreatment in South Dakota, Unified Judicial System of South Dakota. (2017 - 2017)


  • Cerny, Shana, Bass, Kelly, Sanderson, Carrie. Child & Adult Advocacy Studies: Meeting the Need for Multidisciplinary Prevention & Response. Presented at the AOTA INSPIRE 2022, San Antonio, Texas. (April 2022)
  • Sanderson, Carrie. CPCM: The 10-Year Work Plan. Presented at the 17th Annual Community Response to Child Abuse Conference, Sioux Falls, SD. (October 6, 2017)