The South Dakota High School Activities Association is taking care of open positions on it’s board of directors by announcing the names of those who will fill specified seats for the year-or years-ahead.
Dr. Paul Turman, a member of the Pierre School District board member, is the selected person to fill the board position for Large School Group Board Of Education. This position deals with schools that have an attendance of over 1750, to a low of 562. At the top end of the scale is Sioux Falls Roosevelt, with Pierre T. F. Riggs on the other end of the attendance requirement. Turman will serve a five year term, until June 30th of 2023.
Also filling board positions are;
Randy Soma of Brookings, for Athletics/and Activities for Division II, which includes Aberdeen Central to Pierre T.F. Riggs;
Dr. Jerry Rasmussen of Dakota Valley High School, who will serve as Division III Superintendent of schools in attendance from Sturgis Brown to Winner School;
Mr. Craig Cassens of Faulkton High School, who will serve as Secondary Principal for Division IV, which includes Elk Point-Jefferson to the South Dakota School for the Blind/Visually Impaired;
And, Mr. Silas Blaine of Crazy Horse School in Wanblee, with will serve as Superintendent for Native American schools.