Contact Information for the "Management Team" of the SD Space Grant Consortium
Headquarters Office Phone Number 605-394-1975


Dr. Edward F. Duke, Director

South Dakota Space Grant Consortium
Professor of Geology
SD School of Mines & Technology
501 E. St. Joseph Street
Rapid City, SD 57701-3995
Phone: 605-394-2388
Fax: 605-394-3366




Thomas V. Durkin, Deputy Director
SD Space Grant Consortium

501 E. St. Joseph Street
pid City, SD 57701-3995
Phone: 605-394-1975
Fax: 605-394-3366


Todd Letcher

 Todd Letcher, Associate Director of SDSGC

 Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

 South Dakota State University

 Crothers Engineering Hall 212
 Mechanical Engineering-Box 2219
 Brookings, SD 57007

 Phone: (605) 688-5311


     Kristi L. Sayler, Associate Director of SDSGC

     Earth Resources Observation & Science Center (EROS)

     U.S. Geological Survey

     47914 252nd Street

     Sioux Falls, SD  57198

     Phone: (605) 594-6058

     Fax: (605) 594-6529




     Rhea Waldman, Associate Director of SDSGC

     Executive Director

     South Dakota Discovery Center

     805 West Sioux

     Pierre, SD 57501

     Phone: (605) 224-8295




Troy Kilpatrick, Associate Director of SDSGC

Executive Director

The Journey Museum and Learning Center

222 New York St.

Rapid City, SD 57701

Phone: (605) 394-2249



   Dr. Drew Alton, Associate Director of SDSGC

   Associate Professor of Physics

   Augustana University

   2001 S. Summit Avenue

   Sioux Falls, SD 57197

   Phone: 605-274-4924



     Dr. Brennan T. Jordan, Associate Director of SDSGC
     Associate Professor & Coordinator, Earth Sciences Program

     Department of Sustainability and Environment

     University of South Dakota
     414 E. Clark Street
     Vermillion, SD 57069
     Phone: (605) 677-6143
     Fax: (605) 677-6121


Dr. Peggy Norris, Associate Director of SDSGC

Deputy Director, Department of Education and Outreach

Sanford Underground Research Facility

Black Hills State University

1200 University Street

Spearfish, SD 57799

605-722-5049  or

Nathan Lukkes


     Nathan Lukkes

     General Counsel

     South Dakota Board of Regents

     306 E. Capitol Ave., Suite 200

     Pierre, SD 57501

     Phone: 605-773-3455

     Fax: 605-773-5320



     (Ex-officio, non-voting member of SD Space Grant "Management Team")




    Dr. Marie Steckelberg

    Steckelberg Consulting, LLC


    (SDSGC's Professional Program Evaluator, non-voting member of Management Team)



In Memory of Mr. Kevin Dalsted                            In Memory of Dr. Dan Swets