Rapid City Chamber of Commerce

Public Policy Committee

Talbot W

Chair: Talbot Wieczorek
Gunderson, Palmer, Nelson & Ashmore

Staff Liason/Chamber Lobbyist: 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) (FY2018 Pending)

PPC Committee Membership Application

Committee Members

Dean Aurand - Mid Continent Testing Lab
Hugh Hoyle - BMS Financial, Chamber Board In-coming Chair
Michael Diedrich - Regional Health
Tim Doyle - Rapid City Police Department
Scott Engmann - Black Hills Habitat For Humanity
Randy Hamburg - RBC Wealth Management
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 Chair
Ben Wudke - Black Hills Forest Resource Association


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Chamber Events

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Community Events

November 19

Luigi Jannuzzi's "All the King's Women" performed at Homestake Opera House

When:  2:00pm / Historic Homestake Opera House-313 W. Main Street, Lead

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November 19

Ramblin' Rangers In Concert

When:  2:00pm / 825 Heritage Drive, Spearfish, SD

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November 24

Artists of the Black Hills Great Small Works Exhibit and Reception

When:  12:00am / Prairie Edge Trading Company and Galleries

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November 25

Holiday Celebration & Winter Market

When:  2:00pm / Main Street Square

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