Board Of Directors

CACS is a vision and mission-driven agency. All decisions and actions at CACS are guided by our adopted vision and mission statements. The Board of Directors determines the agency’s Vision Statement for the future.

The following is the CACS Board of Directors’ Vision Statement. This statement describes our company’s aspirations in the years to come. CACS staff will strive to implement their CACS Mission Statement within the parameters of this larger vision.

Board of Director’s Vision Statement

Capital Area Counseling Service, Inc. aspires to be a great place to receive care and a great place to work in central South Dakota.

In Realizing This Vision We Seek To:

  • Rapid access to affordable, comprehensive care for persons experiencing emotional or substance abuse problems and to promote the well-being of our citizens and communities;
  • Respectful, team-based, and holistic care to individuals that addresses their needs and achieves outcomes important to them;
  • Sound financial, business, and governance practices to support future growth;
  • A rewarding workplace for those seeking careers in our region, thereby becoming an “employer of choice”;
  • Assistance to our community partners in identifying areas of need and to work collaboratively; and
  • Excellence each day by employing people who have a heartfelt connection to their community and serve those in need with a deep understanding of trauma, best clinical practices, and an unshakable commitment to resiliency, rehabilitation, and recovery.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Fiscal Year 2020

Tiffany Sanchez
Chair


2nd three-year term expires June 2022

Personal Info:
Educator
Fort Pierre, SD 57532
Will Mortenson, JD
Chair Elect


1st three-year term expires June 2021

Personal Info:
Attorney
Fort Pierre, SD 57532
Mary Turner
Secretary


2nd three-year term expires June 2020

Personal Info:
Legislative Session Secretary
Pierre, SD 57501
Doneen Hollingsworth
Past Chair


1st three-year term expires June 2021

Personal Info:
Retired State Executive
Pierre, SD 57501
Tad Perry, PhD
Chief Volunteer Officer


3rd three-year term expires June 2021

Personal Info:
Retired Executive and past Legislator
Fort Pierre, SD 57532
Kim Olson

3rd three-year term expires June 2022

Personal Info:
Business Owner
Onida, SD 57564

Julia Jones, AuD

2nd three-year term expires June 2022

Personal Info:
Retired Pediatric Audiologist
Pierre, SD 57501
Leon Schochenmaier

2nd three-year term expires June 2022

Personal Info:
Retired City Administrator/Civil Engineer
Pierre, SD 57501
Austin J. Bernhard

1st three-year term expires June 2022

Personal Info:
Market President, American Bank & Trust Family
Pierre, SD 57501