Meet our Leadership

Executive Board Members

  • Chairwoman: Cindi Walsh, US Bank – Aberdeen
  • Chairman Elect: Mike Williams, Northwestern Energy
  • Vice-Chairman: Neil Bellikka, Prairie Tool Company
  • Treasurer/Secretary: Jim Kreber, Wooden Mallet
  • Char Hager, Northern Electric Cooperative
  • Dr. Kelly Duncan, Northern State University
  • Mark Hahler, CorTrust Bank

Additional Board Members

  • Dean Marske, HKG Architects
  • Dr. Margaret Huber, Presentation College
  • Debbie Streier , Avera St. Luke’s
  • Dale Locken, Wheat Growers
  • Mike Jung, Jung Construction
  • Paul Darling, Americal
  • Kip Hansen, Dacotah Bank
  • Brian Bjordal, RDO Equipment

Ex-Officio

  • Chief Executive Officer: Mike Bockorny, Aberdeen Development Corporation
  • Corporate Attorney: Gregg Magera, Siegel, Barnett & Schutz LLP
  • Lynn Lander, City Manager – City of Aberdeen
  • Gail Ochs, Aberdeen Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Matt Zeller, Business Improvement District