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South Dakota Lottery Commission

The South Dakota Lottery Commission is a five-member board appointed by the Governor. The Commission establishes policy for and advises on operation of the South Dakota Lottery, including approval of any major procurement. Members are appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the State Senate. Each commissioner's term is three years, and a chairman is chosen annually at the first meeting of the fiscal year. The commission meets at least once each quarter. Additional meetings may be called by the chair upon request of the Executive Director or any three commission members.

Commissioners

Jamie Huizenga, Pierre
Joe Kafka, Valley Springs
Jason Ahrendt, Sioux Falls
William Shorma, Dakota Dunes
Tona Rozum, Mitchell

Commission Meetings

Upcoming Meetings: Thursday, December 8, 2022 at 9:30 AM CST, Room 412 of the State Capitol. View the agenda and meeting packet.   Previous Meetings: Tuesday, October 11, 2022 at 9:30 AM CST, Room 412 of the State Capitol. View the agendaproposed rules, and meeting packet.