Board & Committees

The Board of Directors, composed of community and business leaders, is dedicated to guiding youth success. They provide fiscal management, strategic direction, and foster a network of supportive community members and organizations to achieve the Clubs’ mission.

Board Directors

The Board of Directors plays a pivotal role in guiding the strategic direction of the Boys & Girls Club, ensuring its mission to empower and inspire young individuals is achieved.

Program Committee

They ensures that programs are not only engaging but also align with the club’s mission to foster character development, academic success, and healthy lifestyles among the young participants.

Boards and committees at the Boys & Girls Club play a pivotal role in cultivating a supportive environment that sparks curiosity and encourages achievement.


Volunteers make a tremendous difference in the lives of youth at Boys & Girls Clubs of the Black Hills and are vital to the success of our programs and special events. We invite you to learn more about how you can help kids build great futures. To find out more about the important role the Resource Development Committee has on the Clubs or if you would like to join our Committee, please contact us at or (605) 574-2010.

Resource Development Committees

Comprised of staff and board members, as well as community volunteers, the Resource Development Committee oversees the fundraising and resource development efforts of the Boys & Girls Clubs.

**Committee Members Needed for all communities!**

The RD Committee provides direction and support for all development efforts including the annual GREAT FUTURES campaign, special fundraising events, and Partners for the Future sponsorships.

Executive Committee 

  • John Pence – Board Chair, Retired, Community Volunteer
  • Presston Gabel, The Mammoth Site
  • Kevin Moore, Kevin T Moore Consulting

Voting Members

  • Jason Alexander, Alexander Enterprises
  • Stefanie Doaty, Black Hills Surgical Hospital
  • Bryan Lutz, BankWest
  • John Herweh, Neiman Enterprises
  • Dory Hanson, Deadwood Chamber of Commerce
  • Carl Doaty, US National Forest Service

Safety Committee

  • Jason Alexander, Chair, Board Member
  • Deputy Doug Kimball, Pennington County Sheriff’s Office
  • Carl Doaty, Board Member

Resource Development Committee – Hot Springs

  • Laurie Pauli-Tarrell
  • Rachelle Elshere
  • Tina Fritz
Commitment to Safety
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