The Upper Sioux Community is governed by a five-member Board of Trustees, elected to serve staggered four-year- terms. The Board members are responsible for the development, implementation, administration, and evaluation of all tribal programs and services.

Board of Trustees
   Kevin Jensvold
   Tribal Chairman

   Caralyn Trutna
   Vice Chairwoman

   Sharon Odegard
   Tribal Treasurer

   Tremayne Blue
   Tribal Secretary

   Jeremy Hamilton
   Member at Large

Mission Statement

The mission of the Upper Sioux Board of Trustees is to provide culturally-based programs and services that preserve the Dakota traditions, promote and support education, healthy families and a diversified and growing economy, leading to increased self-esteem and self-sufficiency for individual community members and the Upper Sioux Community, Pezihutazizi Oyate.