Leadership Spearfish 2017-2018





Introducing the 2017-2018 Class



Andrea Bakeberg-South Dakota of Enterprise Opportunity

Julie Gardner-First Interstate Bank

Katie Greer-Black Hills State University Facility Services

Daryl W. Knott-Great Western Bank

Alexander Hamaker-Column Greens

Melissa Hampton-Black Hills State University Stores

Beth Haug-BH Special Services/Retired



Naveen Malik-Black Hills State University Master Student

Becky Naccarato-Regional Health

Erica Proefrock-Column Greens

Kris Sachara-Western Dakota Tech

Bailey Sadowsky-Spearfish Chamber of Commerce

Cindy Schneringer-City of Spearfish

Eric Skavang-AT&T/ National Mutual Benefits



Leadership Spearfish Curriculum


  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Professional & Board Development
  • Social Media Outlets and Uses for Business
  • Education Components within the Community
  • City & State Government
  • Technology, Science and the Future
  • History & Growth of Spearfish
  • Natural Resources, Agriculture & Tourism as Industries
  • Spearfish Business, Entrepreneurism & Industry Overview
  • Customer Service Training


To assist in further expansion of this professional learning opportunity, contact Melissa for information and benefits!