Staff
SDEA/NEA Headquarters & Plains Service Centers
411 East Capitol  |  Pierre, SD 57501
605-224-9263  |  800-529-0090

RICHARD KERN
Executive Director, ext. 114

PAUL MCCORKLE
Chief Financial Officer/Chief Information Officer, ext. 115

ANNE PLOOSTER
General Counsel, ext. 125

SANDRA WALTMAN
Government Relations/Communications Director/SDRS, ext. 128

LOREN PAUL
Plains UniServ Director/Retired Program Director, ext. 131

ASHLEY GRIESE
Membership Technician, ext. 124

BERNICE "BERNIE" HANSON
Financial Assistant, ext. 113

REBECCA UHRIG
Communications Specialist, ext. 111

HOLLY BARTLETT
Administrative Assistant, ext. 110


Black Hills Service Center
902 Main Street  |  Rapid City, SD 57701
605-342-8068

FRAN LINN
Western UniServ Director/Membership Program Director & HCR Program Coordinator, ext. 311

ROBERTA "BOBBI" DREWES,
Administrative Assistant, ext. 310


EGL Service Center
411 East Capitol  |  Pierre, SD 57501 
605-224-9263  |  800-529-0090

AHRIEN T. JOHNSON
Educators Guiding Learners UniServ Director/COHE & ESP Coordinator, ext. 510


Teaching and Learning
605-695-2579

RICH MITTELSTEDT 
Teaching & Learning Coordinator, ext. 410


Eastern Prairie & SouthEast Educators Service Center
401 East 8th Street, Suite 308  |  Sioux Falls, SD 57103
605-339-3236

RYAN ROLFS
Eastern Prairie UniServ Director/Student Program Director, ext. 211

KARA HOINES
SEE UniServ Director/Early Career Educators, ext. 212

BETTY ERICKSON
Administrative Assistant, ext. 210