The Electrical Commission has seven members (two electricians, two consumer members, one member representing education, one member representing fire safety and one member representing utilities).
|Steve Nielsen, President||605.842.1878||Winner||Electrical Industry|
|Steve Arne, Secretary||605.342.9088||Rapid City||Education|
|Russell Vanderwerff||605.216.1971||Sioux Falls||Consumer Member|
|Robert Cronin||605.280.8751||Fort Pierre||Fire Safety|
|Duane Mergen||605.366.3843||Sioux Falls||Electrical Industry|
|Jesse Smith||605.312.6540||Sioux Falls||Consumer Member|
The Commission is required by law to hold a meeting in July of each year. The Commission meets at other times during the year as needed to complete tasks.
Meeting Notices, Agendas and Minutes
(in Adobe .pdf format*)
|Jan. 15, 2015||Jan. 15 notice||Jan. 15 agenda|
|July 17, 2014||July 17 notice||July 17 agenda||July 17 minutes|
|April 17, 2014||April 17 notice||April 17 agenda||April 17 minutes|
|Oct. 17, 2013||Oct. 17 notice||Oct. 17 agenda||Oct. 17 minutes|
|July 18, 2013||July 18 notice||July 18 agenda||July 18 minutes|
|Jan. 17, 2013||Jan. 17 notice||Jan. 17 agenda||Jan. 17 minutes|
|July 19, 2012||July 19 notice||July 19 agenda||July 19 minutes|
|April 19, 2012||April 19 notice||April 19 agenda||April 19 minutes|
|Jan. 19, 2012||Jan. 19 notice||Jan. 19 agenda||Jan. 19 minutes|
*For any citizen who wishes to participate in the meeting via phone, please contact the Commission office at 605.773.3573 to attain dial-in information.
Learn about recently adopted changes in Administrative Rules of South Dakota (ARSD) impacting electrician licensing.
The Electrical Commission strives to ensure that no one is deprived of the opportunity to attend a commission meeting solely by reason of a disability. We will provide reasonable accommodations for attendees with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Wheelchair access is available at the Commission office, as well as other designated meeting sites. If you require wheelchair access, you must let us know prior to the meeting.
You must submit acceptable documentation of disability and a proposal for accommodation to the Commission for consideration. This material must be received in the Commission office prior to the meeting.
Acceptable documentation must:
You must submit a specific proposal for accommodations as it relates to the disability. Please include information regarding any accommodations for the disability which you may have received in the past.
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