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About South Dakota CEC

The South Dakota Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) is a community of educators and partners in learning dedicated to advancing the success of students with exceptionalities in South Dakota. As a local CEC Unit, South Dakota CEC's mission is to improve, through excellence and advocacy, the education and quality of life for children and youth with exceptionalities and/or special needs and to enhance engagement of their families.



President Dr. Michelle Powers
President-elect  Dr. Brad Uhing 
Vice-president  Dr. Louise Yoho
Secretary Dr. Jessica Zanton

Krislyn Carlson

At large members Carla Miller
Rhonda Fredericks
Jessica Vogal (also Membership chair)
Lori Wiley (also Yes, I Can chair)
Dr. Kathleen Cook (also CAP) 


Last Updated:  15 January, 2021

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