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Government Accountability Board

The South Dakota Government Accountability Board was created in 2017. Pursuant to SDCL 3-24-1, the Board consists of four members appointed by the Governor. Each member is a former or retired circuit court judge or Supreme Court Justice.  Currently appointed to the Board are:

  • Judge David Gienapp, retired (current vice chair)
  • Judge Gene Kean, retired
  • Judge Patricia Riepel, retired
  • Justice Lori Wilbur, retired (current chair)

Assistant Attorney General Katie L. Mallery is assigned to assist the Board with procedural matters.

If you wish to file a complaint with the Board, please fill out the Complaint Form, which can be found below, and mail to:

Government Accountability Board
P.O. Box 2282
Sioux Falls, SD 57101

If you have any questions regarding the Government Accountability Board please call us at (605) 367-5881.

Complaint Form

Complaint Procedure

Government Accountability Board Agendas

Meeting Minutes

SDCL 3-24 State Government Accountability Board statutes

2017 Annual Report

2018 Annual Report

Final Minutes

September 19, 2017

October 16, 2017

November 16, 2017 

January 22, 2018

May 30, 2018

September 25, 2018

October 25, 2018

November 30, 2018

February 5, 2019

March 22, 2019

May 15, 2019