Who We Are: Board of Managers

SDN Communications is governed by nine board members. These individuals live in different areas of South Dakota and help run the independent, family and tribal-owned telephone companies.

SDN’s current board of managers includes:

SDN Communications - Denny Law President

Denny Law


Golden West Telecommunications

Wall, SD

SDN Communications - Bryan Roth Vice President

Bryan Roth

Vice President

TrioTel Communications

Salem, SD

SDN Communications - Randy Houdek Secretary/Treasurer

Randy Houdek


Venture Communications

Highmore, SD

SDN Communications - Mark Benton

Mark Benton

Midstate Communications

Kimball, SD

SDN Communications - Rod Bowar

Rod Bowar

Kennebec Telephone

Kennebec, SD

SDN Communications - Steve Meyer

Steve Meyer


Brookings, SD

SDN Communications - Colle Nash

Colle Nash

West River Cooperative Telephone Company
Bison, SD

SDN Communications - Ross Petrick

Ross Petrick

Alliance Communications

Garretson, SD

SDN Communications - Ryan Thompson

Ryan Thompson


Woonsocket, SD