Human Resources

Human Resources

PURPOSE & MISSION

Our Human Resources Team is committed to the recruitment and retention of outstanding employees with the greatest potential for supporting student achievement and growth.

DEPARTMENT CONTACT
Becky Dorman

Becky Dorman

Senior Director of Human Resources

Our team happily serves 3,000+ student-focused professionals - including teachers, administrators, clerical, education assistants, custodians & maintenance staff, child nutrition services staff, technology professionals, substitute teachers, and many more. We thrive on cultivating champions for students and find pride in their commitment to schools. We look forward to providing employees top-notch support from the start and throughout their Sioux Falls School District careers. We are accountable and committed to being THE BEST -- our students deserve it.

We want your talent – we want your passion – we want you here.

Sioux Falls School District  

We know our people are our greatest asset. Our focus is to attract, invest in, and retain professionals who are among THE BEST in their field. We seek staff who consistently excel in their positions, demonstrate integrity, and embody a commitment to the District’s vision and mission.

  • Leadership development, job-relevant training, mentoring programs, and the opportunity to impact students who have a wide spectrum of needs and abilities.

  • Paid collaboration, one-on-one with Instructional Coaches, and professional development – a place to grow and shape your career in any direction you choose.

  • Find a culture championing employee innovation and recognition.

  • Become a part of the largest school district in South Dakota.

We are a District committed to connecting with our employees and meeting them where they are at. Then, investing in their growth. We immerse our staff in a work environment and organizational culture that fosters employee motivation, engagement, and belonging.

Employment Verification Information

Employment verification for student loan forgiveness, out-of-state licensure, or similar needs, please contact our Human Resources department.

Phone: (605) 367-7661
Fax: (605) 367-4637
SFSDHRDepartment@k12.sd.us

Wage verification for mortgage financing, rental verifications, or income-verifying documents, please contact our Finance department.

Phone: (605) 367-7903
Fax: (605) 367-7906
payroll.sfsd@k12.sd.us

Are you ready to make an impact? Launch your career here!

Other department contacts

Amira Lawrence

Amira Lawrence

HR Generalist

✆ (605) 367-4692
✉ Email Amira Lawrence
➢ IPC - HR

Marni Gray

Marni Gray

Volunteers

✆ (605) 367-7661
✉ Email Marni Gray
➢ IPC - HR

Alicia Even

Staff Attendance

✆ (605) 367-7815
✉ Email Alicia Even
➢ IPC - HR

Katie Bergheim

Katie Bergheim

Recruitment

✆ (605) 367-7922
✉ Email Katie Bergheim
➢ IPC - HR

Michelle

Michelle Bishop

Human Resources

✆ (605) 367-7900
✉ Email Michelle Bishop
➢ IPC - HR

Rhonda Iddings

Rhonda Iddings

Substitute Coordinator

✆ (605) 367-7660
✉ Email Rhonda Iddings
➢ IPC - HR

Sandi Groenhagen

Payroll

✆ (605) 367-7817
✉ Email Sandi Groenhagen
➢ IPC - HR

Jessica Engdahl

Benefits

✆ (605) 367-7662
✉ Email Jessica Engdahl
➢ IPC - HR

Lacey Powell

Lacey Powell

Onboarding

✆ (605) 367-7053
✉ Email Lacey Powell
➢ IPC - HR

Dominick Pitzl

Dominick Pitzl

Onboarding

✆ (605) 367-4277
✉ Email Dominick Pitzl
➢ IPC - HR

Bert Keiser

Bert Keiser

District Receptionist

✆ (605) 367-7900
✉ Email Bert Keiser
➢ IPC - HR