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The South Dakota Indian Business Alliance is an all-volunteer initiative comprised of dedicated leaders in the state's Native community development movement. The organization is led by the Executive Team and Leadership Council listed below.

Executive Team

Eileen "Taffy" Lafferty (Rosebud Sioux), Chairperson
Development Officer
Rosebud Economic Development Corporation (REDCO)
Tatanka Funds, Incorporated
PO Box 236
27565 Research Park Drive
Mission, SD 57555
office: 605-856-8400
cell: 605-828-2322
email: Eileen.Lafferty@sicangucorp.com

Christine Sorensen, Co-Chair
Midwest Regional Community Economic Development Coordinator
U.S. Department of Agriculture-Rural Development
1717 N. Lincoln, Suite 102
Pierre, SD 57501
office/cell: 202-568-9832
email: Christine.Sorensen@wdc.usda.gov

Rachel D. Lindvall, Treasurer
Community Development Field Specialist
SDSU- Rosebud Reservation Extension Office
150 East 2nd St.
PO Box 1125
Mission, SD 57555
office: 605-856-2198
cell: 402-389-1319
email: Rachel.lindvall@sdstate.edu

Sandy Gerber
Senior Project Manager, Community Development
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
90 Hennepin Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55401
office: 612-204-5166
email: sandra.gerber@mpls.frb.org

 

Cora Mae Haskell
Asset Development Coordinator
Four Bands Community Fund
PO Box 932
101 South Main Street
Eagle Butte, SD 57625
office: 605-964-3687
email: coramae@fourbands.org

Harold "Sonny" Hill, MBA (Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate)
Economic Development Director
Yankton Sioux Tribe
P.O. Box 1153
Wagner, SD 57380
office: 605-384-3641 Ext. 1011
cell: 605-366-3642
email: hhill@yanktonsiouxtribe.net

Lakota Mowrer (Cheyenne River Sioux)
Executive Director
Four Bands Community Fund
PO Box 932
101 South Main Street
Eagle Butte, SD 57625
office: 605-964-3687
email: lakota@fourbands.org

Tony Ten Fingers
Economic Development Specialist
Rosebud Economic Development Corporation (REDCO)
27565 Research Park Drive
Mission, SD 57555
office: 605-856-8400
email: rsteda@gmail.com