Gov. Daugaard makes GFP commission appointments

Farm Forum

Paul Dennert of Columbia has been appointed by Gov. Dennis Daugaard to the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission.

Dennert is a former state representative and senator. His position was previously held by former GFP Commission chair Susie Knippling.

Scott Phillips of Hereford also was appointed, and John Cooper of Pierre reappointed.

“The work of the Game, Fish and Parks Commission is invaluable to the management of our public resources,” Gov. Daugaard said in a statement. “I thank Scott, Paul and John for their willingness to serve.”

The appointees are subject to Senate approval.