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Fred Romkema's Biography
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Fred W. Romkema
Wife: Priscilla; 3 Children
BA, Speech and Hearing Pathology, University of South Dakota
MA, Speech and Hearing Pathology, University of South Dakota
Representative, South Dakota State House of Representatives, District 31, 2008-2017
Mayor, Spearfish City Council, 1979-1996
Former Member, Appropriations Committee, South Dakota State House of Representatives
Member, Spearfish Planning and Zoning Commission
Employee, KEZV Radio Station
Co-Owner, Mountain Goat Sports
Co-Founder, Mountain Plains Bank (Presently First Western Bank)
Chief Executive Officer, Northern Hills Training Center
Co-Founder, Northern Hills Training Center
Owner, Vending Machine Business
Operator, Vending Machine Business
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Advisory Board, Spearfish Regional Hospital
Former President, American Network of Community Options and Networks
Member, Hospice Board
Member, Our Savior's Lutheran Church
Member, Prairie Hills Transit Board
Member, Regional Health System Board
Member, Shooting Stars Toastmaster's Club
Board Member, South Dakota Development Corporation
Member, Spearfish Area Chamber of Commerce Governmental Affairs Committee
Member, Spearfish Investment Club
Member, Spearfish Kiwanis Club
Hobbies or Special Talents:
Running (including 22 Boston Marathons), reading, motorcycling, and traveling.
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