Governmental Affairs

Legislative Alerts and Contact Information Page

Washington, D.C. TripGoal  
To generate interest in and action on advocacy efforts for key legislative issues affecting our membership and community.   

2017 Strategic Plan 

  • Legislation – Research and make recommendations to the board concerning  legislative efforts.
  • Governmental Affairs Advocacy Newsletter – Weekly e-blast highlighting bills and the “pros” and “cons” of each.
  • Legislative Coffees – Sponsor three coffees on Saturday mornings during the legislative session.
  • Yankton Day at the Legislature
  • Sponsor Pre and Post-Legislative Luncheons.
  • Washington, D.C. Trip plan and coordinate annual trip in April.
  • Candidate Forums – Sponsor any necessary local candidate forums.
  • Community Forums – Sponsor any necessary community forums.
  • Develop Regional Government Group – To bring together smaller community Chambers and Community Clubs to create a coalition that represents the extreme Southeastern area of South Dakota.

Monthly Meeting 
Meetings are held the second Tuesday at noon at the Yankton Chamber & Visitors Center Conference Room, 803 E. 4th St.

Committee Members
Deb Bodenstedt, American Red Cross
Charlie Gross, Mount Marty College
Bernie Hunhoff, SD Magazine
n Hunhoff, Czeckers Sports Bar & Grill
Beth Kathol, Ability Services Center, Inc.
Marcy Moser, First Dakota National Bank
Stephanie Moser, Mount Marty College
Barb Rezac, Mount Marty College (Board Liason)For more information or to join the Governmental Affairs Committee e-mail or call (605) 665-3636.

  • (800) 888-1460
  • (605) 665-3636
  • 803 E. 4th St.
  • Yankton, SD
  • 57078