Boards and Committees

BOARDS AND COMMITTEES

The Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate has several Boards and Committees which are comprised of seven members from each District.

Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate Committees

Construction Management Emergency Response
Council Committee Members: Committee Members:
TBD – Big Coulee David White – Lake Traverse
TBD – Buffalo Lake Ex-Officio – TBD
TBD – Old Agency
Police Commission Appointed At-Large Committee Members:
Fish & Wildlife – Natural Resources Committee Committee Members:
Skyman Redday – Enemy Swim Dustin Opsal – Big Coulee
Shanda Quinn – Long Hollow Kenneth Johnson – Buffalo Lake
Chad Ward – Lake Traverse Ray Roullard – Enemy Swim
Brandon Adams – Old Agency Eric Wanna – Heipa
Ex-Officio – TBD Loren Thompson – Lake Traverse
Brandon Adams – Old Agency
Ex-Officio – TBD
Reservation Planning Commission EPAC (OEP)
Committee Members: Committee Members:
DelRay German – Big Coulee Sheila Mendenhail – Big Coulee
Lorraine Rousseau – Buffalo Lake Cynthia Starr – Buffalo Lake
Jim Whitted – Enemy Swim Damien Cadotte – Enemy Swim
Robert LaFromboise – Heipa Elnora LaBelle – Heipa
Donna Williams – Lake Traverse Donna Williams – Lake Traverse
Dale Frenier – Long Hollow Amanda Quinn – Long Hollow
Jesse Larson – Old Agency Open – Old Agency
Ex-Officio – TBD Ex-Offcio – TBD
Dakota Nation Gaming Enterprise SWO Gaming Commission
(Reorganized) Council Committee Members: (Reorganized)Committee Members:
TBD Lorraine Rousseau – Buffalo Lake
TBD Verlyn Beaudreau – Heipa
TBD Justin German – Long Hollow
TBD
Tax Commission TERO Comission
Committee Members: Committee Members:
Alvah Quinn – Big Coulee Billy Kohl – Big Coulee
Lisa Redwing – Buffalo Lake Norman Johnson – Buffalo Lake
Barb Jens – Enemy Swim Dennis Gill Jr. – Enemy Swim
Charnel Hill-George – Heipa Harold Hill – Heipa
Donna Williams – Lake Traverse Dawn Thompson – Lake Traverse
Landon LaFramboise – Long Hollow Tom Wilson – Long Hollow
Kay Bursheim – Old Agency Dustin Kirk – Old Agency
Ex-Officio – TBD Ex-Officio – TBD
PowWow Committee Tribal Historic Preservation
Committee Members: Committee Members:
Thurman Frenier – Big Coulee Myrna Thompson – Big Coulee
Kenneth Johnson – Buffalo Lake Donavan White – Buffalo Lake
Skyman Redday – Enemy Lake Susan Peters – Enemy Swim
Charlene Lafontaine – Heipa A. Maria Renville – Long Hollow
Tom Flute – Lake Traverse Charles James – Lake Traverse
Vernon Renville Sr. – Long Hollow Crystal Renville – Long Hollow
Sam Crawford Jr. – Old Agency Vince T. Marks – Old Agency
Ex-Officio – TBD Ex-Officio – TBD
Judicial Committee Veterans Affairs
Committee Members: Committee Members:
Jerry Eastman – Big Coulee Ex-Officio – TBD
Norman Johnson – Buffalo Lake
Lois Owens – Enemy Swim
Bille Jo Krpan – Heipa
Sylvana Flute – Lake Traverse
OPEN – Long Hollow
Rhonda Kampeska – Old Agency
Ex-Officio – TBD

Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate Boards

Human Services Board Elderly Advisory Board
Board Members with 4 At-Large: Board Members:
Lorraine German – Big Coulee Lorraine German – Big Coulee
Lisa Redwing – Buffalo Lake Olivia Eastman – Buffalo Lake
Laura Williams – Enemy Swim Teresa Peters – Enemy Swim
Bob LaFromboise – Heipa Barbara LaCroix – Heipa
Jerry Flute – Lake Traverse Zelma Flute – Lake Traverse
Fran Quinn – Long Hollow Marcella Haug – Long Hollow
Yvonne Wynde-Barse – Old Agency Carole Adams – Old Agency
Ex-Officio – TBD Ex-Officio – TBD
Constitution Revision Board Enemy Swim Day School Board
Board Members: Board Members:
Myrna Thompson – OPEN OPEN – Big Coulee
Lisa Redwing – Buffalo Lake Ramona Bearhill; Evelyn; Janell Bearhill – Enemy Swim
Delano Renville – Enemy Swim Darrell DeCoteau Jr. – Old Agency
Milton Hill – Heipa Ex-Officio – TBD
Jerry Flute – Lake Traverse
Barbara Mail – Long Hollow
Kay Bursheim – Old Agency
Tiospa Zina School Board SWCC Board of Trustees
Board Members: Board Members:
Gerald German Jr. – Big Coulee Danny White – Big Coulee
Donavan White – Buffalo Lake Angela Johnson – Buffalo Lake
Crystal Owen – Enemy Swim Delano Renville – Enemy Swim
A. Marie Renville – Heipa Julie Watts – Heipa
Sylvana Flute – Lake Traverse Beverly Thompson – Lake Traverse
June Renville – Long Hollow Elena Wilson – Long Hollow
Sam Crawford Jr. – Old Agency Gabe Kampeska – Old Agency
Ex-Officio – TBD Ex-Officio – TBD
Housing Authority Board For Profit Board
(Council Appointed)Board Members: 7 Member Council
Eric Shepherd – Big Coulee
Donavan White – Buffalo Lake
Tamara St.John – Enemy Swim
Verlyn Beaudreau – Heipa
Mark Keoke – Lake Traverse
Ronald Redday – Long Hollow
Stanley Barse Sr. – Old Agency
Ex-Officio – TBD
Reservation Election Board
Board Members:
Debra Devine – Big Coulee
Karena Miller – Buffalo Lake
Angeline Johnson – Heipa
OPEN – Enemy Swim
Beverly Thompson – Lake Traverse
Donald Eastman – Long Hollow (Alternate)
Colleen Eastman – Old Agency (Alternate)

Election Board (Districts)

Old Agency District

Big Coulee District Buffalo Lake District
Susie Amos Cassandra Mason
Megan German Heather Williams
Kevin Lafontaine Jr. Darla King
Billy Kohl Darlene King
Enemy Swim District Heipa District
Michelle Seaboy Megan Lafromboise
Michelle WalkingBull Tara Greeley
Eileen Johnson Nadine Labelle
Liz Anderson Kateri DuMarce
Lake Traverse District Long Hollow District
Denise Fuentes Maria DeCoteau
Chad Ward Leslie Gunderson
Dawn Thompson Misty Johnson
Iris Keoke (Alternate) Sheila Bird
Brandon Adams
Laura Heminger
Mavis Hill