2017 South Dakota Hall of Fame Inductees Announced


James Abbott

"I will be there if you need me - Private and Public Sector Ambassador”

Vermillion, SD (Education)


Andrew Bogue,

“Insightful, Well-Versed, and Respectful, an Advocate for All”

Rapid City, SD (Law)


Jeff Broin

“Pioneer of Biofuels”

Dell Rapids, SD (Agriculture)


Ernest Carlsen

“Father of Title Insurance

Sioux Falls, SD (Business)


Niels Hansen

Plant Explorer: Founder of SD Agriculture”

Brookings, SD (Agriculture)


Stephanie Herseth Sandlin

“A Family Tradition of Public Service”

Sioux Falls, SD (Professional)


Kelby Krabbenhoft

“Investing in Health & Healing through Research, Wellness and the Next Generation of Healthcare Professionals”

Sioux Falls, SD (Medical Field)


Jeff Scherschligt

Doing Business Local to Keep a Community Thriving”

Sioux Falls, SD (Business)


Thomas Shortbull

Progressive, Collaborator and Advocate for Native Americans and Education

Rapid City, SD (Education)


Governor Harvey Wollman

“Landmark Legislation To Build South Dakota”

Frankfort, SD (Political).

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