Commissioners

All the County Commissioners serve on the Zoning and Emergency Management Boards for Miner County.
 
Chair:      Alex Protsch
PO Box 562
Howard, SD 57349
772-2261
email: Alex.Protsch@minercountysd.org
 
Alex was appointed as a Miner County Commissioner on April 29th, 2013, filling the vacancy left on the board due to the resignation of former Chairman Heath Thompson.  He currently serves on the following committees: Community Action Board, Dispatch Board/Law Enforcement, Courthouse, and County Farm.
 
Vice-Chair:      Tom Reisch
 PO Box 622
Howard, SD  57349
772-5607
email:  Tom.Reisch@minercountysd.org
 
Tom started his term as Miner County Commissioner on January 1, 2015.  He currently serves on the following committees:  Highway, Dispatch/Law Enforcement, and 4-H Promotion &
Expansion.
 
Commissioner:  Garrett Gassman
24104 435th Ave.
Canova, SD 57321
email:  Garrett.Gassman@minercountysd.org
Garrett was appointed as a Miner County Commissioner on January 13, 2014, filling the vacancy left on the board due to the resignation of former Commissioner Pat Maroney.  Garrett serves on the First District of Local Governments board and as Miner County Commission’s legislative contact.  
Commissioner: Joe Bechen
44053 227th St.
Winfred, SD 57076
email: Joe.Bechen@minercountysd.org
 
Joe Bechen was appointed to the Miner County Commission on November 16, 2021, filling the vacancy left on the board due to the resignation of former Commissioner Roger Wentland.  Joe serves on the Courthouse, Highway, Farm and Vermillion Basin Watershed Advisory Boards. 
Commissioner: Kathy Faber
PO Box 66
Carthage, SD  57323
(605) 579-0322
email:  Kathy.Faber@minercountysd.org
 
Kathy was appointed as Miner County Commissioner on January 1, 2021.  She currently serves on the following committees: Weed, Ambulance, and Juvenile Detention.
  
Contact

Mailing Address:

Miner County Commissioners

PO Box 86

Howard, SD 57349

Phone:  (605) 772-4671

Fax:       (605) 772-4203

Email: minerauditor@minercountysd.org

 

Physical Address: 

Miner County Courthouse

Park Ave. & Main St

401 N. Main St.

Howard, SD 57349

(Courthouse Basement)

 

 

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