Rapid City Chamber of Commerce

Public Policy Committee

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Chair: Talbot Wieczorek
Gunderson, Palmer, Nelson & Ashmore

Staff Liason: Lynn Kendall


To increase business awareness and involvement in political and legislative issues. Advocate for business and the community at the local, state and national levels.

PPC Program Of Work (pdf)

PPC Committee Membership Application

Committee Members

Shon Anderson - B9 Creations
Michael Diedrich - Regional Health
Randy Hamburg - RBC Wealth Management
Tom Helland - Chamber Board Chair
Julie Jensen - Convention & Visitor's Bureau
Jafar Karim - Black Hills Corporation
Kitty Kinsman - The K Group
Linda Rabe - Rapid City Chamber of Commerce
Haven Stuck - Lynn, Jackson, Schultz & Lebrun, P.C.
Rob Timm - Chiesman Center for Democracy
John Way - BankWest 
Jim White - Sound Pro, Chamber Board In-coming Chair
Ben Wudke - Black Hills Forest Resource Association


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Chamber Events

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Community Events

August 21

Movies Under the Stars -- Open Season

When:  8:00pm / Main Street Square

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August 22

AARP Cookie Booth at Central States Fair

When:  12:00pm / Central States Fair by VAST stage

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August 24

AARP TEK: Intro to IPad, Beginner Workshop

When:  9:00am / Spearfish Rec and Aquatic Center

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August 24

AARP TEK: Beyond the Basics - iPad, Intermediate Workshop

When:  11:30am / Spearfish Rec and Aquatic Center

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