39th Annual Honors Ceremony

September 8, 2016, Chamberlain, SD


Class of 2016



John Barlow


Scientist, scholar, and teacher changing the face of medicine in South Dakota



Robert Burns 

Distinguished Professor of Political Science, Philosophy, and Religion



Christine Hamilton 

Advocate for excellence in agriculture and rural development


Richard Holm
South Dakota’s voice of healthcare


Marcus King

Grocery entrepreneur and champion for the City of Platte, SD


JoEllen Koerner

Fostering high standards in South Dakota patient care


Elizabeth Meyer

Hero and pioneer of breast health programming


Joy Nelson

Spreading joy to special needs youth and adults in the Upper Midwest


Jack Redden

Unraveling the Black Hills’ secrets for 50 years


William Russell

Exceptional playwright, lyricist and director

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