Governmental Affairs

The Governmental Affairs committee advocates for issues that affect businesses and the quality of life in the Huron area. Our committee strives to keep the community informed on issues, improve communication between the community and governmental entities, and takes a leadership role in political forums.

Current Projects/Programs

  • Forums (legislative and school board)
  • Pre and Post Legislative Luncheons
  • Coffee with the Legislators
  • Area Legislative Dinner
  • State of the City Luncheon
  • State of the County Luncheon
  • State of the School Luncheon
  • Business Day at the Legislature

Meeting Information

  • When 2nd Friday of each month
  • Where Huron Visitor Center (address)
  • Time 8:00 am

2022 Committee Chair

Mike Held
SD Farm Bureau

Committee Members

Doug Pietz
Huron Community Campus
Arnie Claeys
Vantage Financial
Cassie Valer
Student - Huron Public Schools
Jamee Kattner
Student - Huron Public Schools
Mike Held
SD Farm Bureau
Tom Hansen
Beadle County Commissioner
David McGirr
Greater Huron Development Corp
Ted Haeder
Greater Huron Development Corp
Terry Nebelsick
Huron Public Schools
Shane Milne
Office Peeps
Bryan Smith
City Commissioner 
Laurie Shelton
Huron Chamber & Visitors Bureau


For more information on the Governmental Affairs Committee, email or 352-0000.

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