Board of Directors | Black Hills & Badlands - South Dakota

Board of Directors

  • Board of Directors

The BH&B Board of Directors plays an important role in the success of the organization. The board represents diverse members throughout the industry and community. They also provide strategic oversight, guidance and influence to support the organization’s mission.



Toni Woodruff, Sturgis Buffalo Chip
Vice Chair
Kelsey Clark, Wall Badlands Chamber of Commerce
Carrie Gerlach, Black Hills Adventure Tours
Past Chair
Ed Miller, Rush No More RV Resort and Campground 


Community Representatives

Miranda Gallagher, Belle Fourche Chamber of Commerce
Dawn Murray, Custer Chamber of Commerce
Sarah Anderson, Deadwood Area Chamber of Commerce
Janet Wetovick Bily, Hill City Chamber of Commerce
Olivia Mears, Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce
Kathy Brown, City of Kadoka
Robin Pladson, Keystone Chamber of Commerce
Leigha Patterson, Lead Chamber of Commerce
Tiffany Batdorf, Mitchell Convention & Visitors Bureau
Barbie Turner, Newcastle Chamber of Commerce
Ivan Sorbel, Pine Ridge Chamber of Commerce
Kelly Knutson, Spearfish - Visit Spearfish
Jamie Jessen, Sundance Chamber of Commerce
Brook Kaufman, Visit Rapid City
Annie Tice-Poseley, Wall Badlands Chamber of Commerce

At Large
Jerry Sailer, Black Hills Contraband
Ryan Flick, Custer State Park Resorts
Tim Johnson, Deadwood Gulch Resort
Steve Saint, Fort Welikit Family Campground
Gwyn Wathen, RAC Marketing
Megan Johnson, Rapid City Regional Airport

Clay King, National Presidential Wax Museum
Jeff Oldham, Reptile Gardens
Ben Larson, Rushmore Tramway Adventures

Trade Associations
Randi Sulzbach, Black Hills Vacations
Diana Nielson, Mount Rushmore Society
Mary Arlington, South Dakota Campground Owners Association

Non-Voting Liaisons
John Brockelsby, Governor’s Tourism Advisory Board
Jacey Ellsworth, South Dakota Department of Tourism