Officers, Staff and Affiliates

South Dakota Pharmacists Association leadership and staff have years of combined knowledge and expertise in the pharmacy profession, and work to lead the SDPhA in the right direction for the future. You can meet our officers and staff, including our student leaders, here.

South Dakota Pharmacists Association Executive Director

Amanda Bacon
Contact Amanda

South Dakota Pharmacists Association Board of Directors

  • Erica Bukovich - President
  • Lori Ollerich - President-Elect
  • Dana Darger - Vice President
  • Kristen Carter - Secretary/Treasurer
  • Bernie Hendricks - At-Large Board Member
  • Melissa Gorecki – At-Large Board Member
  • Eric Grocott - Immediate Past President
  • Jerrie Vedvei, CPhT- Technician Member
  • Heidi Ringling, SDSU College of Pharmacy - Student Member
  • Mary Naworski, SDSU College of Pharmacy – Student Member

American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists, SDSU Chapter - SCAPP/APhA-asp

  • President - Bailey Buenger
  • President Elect - Natalie Sovell
  • Immpediate Past President -Analisa Buysse   
  • SCAPP/APhA-ASP’s SDPhA Liaisons: Heidi RIngling and Mary Naworski 

South Dakota Pharmacy Technicians

  • President- Jerrie Vedvei
  • President Elect- John Thorns
  • Secretary- Hope Showalter
  • Treasurer- Connie Mullett

Click here for the SDAPT website