Open Meeting Commission


The South Dakota Open Meetings Commission was created in 2004.  By Law (SDCL 1-25-8), the Commission consists of five attorneys appointed by the South Dakota Attorney General. The following attorneys are currently serving on the commission.

Emily Sovell, Sully County State’s Attorney (current Chair)
John Steele, Aurora County State’s Attorney
Lisa Rothschadl, Bon Homme County State’s Attorney
Mark Reedstrom, Grant County State’s Attorney
Kevin Krull, Meade County State’s Attorney

Assistant Attorney General Steven Blair is assigned to assist the Board with procedural matters.