• Community Health & Safety

    YankTON ChallengeGoal  
    To promote healthy lifestyles and safety in the business community.  

    2014 Strategic Plan
    •   YankTON Challenge – a 
         community lifestyles/weight loss 
         program – next held in 2014

    •   Blood Drive – help promote are member
         business drives and raise awareness of the local need.
    •   Expand and partner on the Health & Safety Fair – promote with member

         businesses by partnership with SAPA annual event and hosting a large
         health and safety fair.
    •   Support Legislative issues related to Healthy Lifestyles.

    Monthly Meeting
    Meetings are held the third Thursday at noon at the Yankton Chamber & Visitors Center Conference Room, 803 E. 4th St.

    2014 Chairperson
    Cindy Smith, Sapa Extrusions, Inc.

    Committee Members
    Jennifer Berg, Lewis and Clark Behavioral Health Services, Inc.
    Rachel Fernandez, LifeServe Blood Center

    Tracy Grotenhuis, City of Yankton
    Lois Halbur, South Dakota Human Services Center
    Christy Hauer, The Center
    Barbara Hermanek-Peck, Sacred Heart Monastery 

    Jackie Husman, Yankton County 
    Mike Mathison, Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. 
    Tammy Matuska, Individual Member (Board Liaison)
    Lynn Mueller, Fitness 365

    Angie O’Connor, Avera Sacred Heart Hospital
    Roy Reichle, Vertical Fitness
    Ashley Riibe, Great Plains Therapy
    Gerad Robertson, Great Plains Therapy

    Beth Rye, Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan
    Ruth Scott, Great Plains Therapy
    Tracy Taylor, Lewis and Clark Behavioral Health Services, Inc.
    Nancy Teachout, Lewis & Clark Recreation Area

    Susan Thorson, Mount Marty College

    For more information or to join the Community Health & Safety Committee
    e-mail chamber@yanktonsd.com or call (605) 665-3636.

    • (800) 888-1460
    • (605) 665-3636
    • 803 E. 4th St.
    • Yankton, SD
    • 57078