South Dakota
Retirement System
Proudly Serving South Dakota's Public Employees Since 1974



Executive Director
Travis W. Almond, CRC

Deputy Director/General Counsel
Jacquelyn Storm, JD

Executive Assistant/Human Resources Manager
Dawn M. Smith, CRC


Management Group

Chief Financial Officer
Michelle Mikkelsen, CRC

Member Services Manager
Michelle Humann, CRC

Senior Actuary
Douglas J. Fiddler, ASA, EA, MAAA, FCA

Internal Audit Manager
Brittnie Adamson, CRC

Advisors, Auditors, and Administrators

External Consulting Actuary
Cavanaugh Macdonald Consulting
Naperville, IL

External Auditor

Eide Bailly LLP
Boise, ID

Private Sector Administrator
Nationwide Retirement Solutions
Columbus, OH

Retirement Consultant
R. Paul Schrader
Denver, CO

Information Services/Computer Support
State of South Dakota - Bureau of Information and Telecommunications (BIT)
Pierre, SD