Dakota West Resource Conservation and Development Association
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The Dakota West governing body (Council) consists of two types of membership; Regular and At-Large; and can be from counties, cities, towns, soil conservation districts, special purpose districts, and nonprofit organizations within the boundaries of the area. If your organization is interested in becoming a member of Dakota West, please contact the Council office.

The Council regularly meets on the second Monday during January, April, July and October. 

2018 Council members are:

Don Urlacher, President
Appointed by: Hettinger County Water Resource District 

Shari Wick, Vice President
Appointed by: Adams County Soil Conservation District

Frank J. Hatzenbuhler, Secretary 
At Large Member

Loren Myran, Treasurer
Appointed by: Hettinger County Water Resource District 

Dave Juntunen, Director
Appointed by: Slope County Water Resource District

Jim Mossett, Director
Appointed by: The Three Affiliated Tribes

James Odermann
Appointed by: Southwest Water Authority 

Bonnie Twogood, Director
Appointed by: Stark and Billings Soil Conservation District    

Kris Ringwall, Director
Appointed by: Dickinson Extension Research Center   

Sheila Stedman, Director
Appointed by: Golden Valley Soil Conservation District  

Kaylee Stein, Director
Appointed by: Dunn County Soil Conservation District  

Duane Urlacher, Director
Appointed by: Stark County Water Resource District   





  All programs and services of the RC&D Councils are offered on a non-discriminatory basis, without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital or family status, disability or political beliefs.