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

ANNE PLOOSTER
General Counsel, ext. 125

SANDRA WALTMAN
Government Relations/Communications Director/SDRS/Early Career Educators Liaison, ext. 128

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

BERNICE "BERNIE" HANSON
Manager of Finance and Membership Services, ext. 115

MICHELLE STERLING
 Financial Assistant, ext. 113

ROBERTA "BOBBI" DREWES, 
Membership Technician, ext. 310

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

LISA ALI
Western UniServ Director/Membership Program Director & HCR Program Coordinator, ext. 311


EGL Service Center 
605-224-9263  |  800-529-0090

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

Eastern Prairie Service Center
605-224-9263  |  800-529-0090

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


SouthEast Educators Service Center
605-224-9263  |  800-529-0090

LAURA HAUG
SEE UniServ Director, ext. 212


Teaching and Learning
605-695-2579

RICH MITTELSTEDT 
Teaching & Learning Coordinator, ext. 410