CPCM Director

Carrie Gonsor Sanderson is a Pierre, South Dakota native. She earned her Bachelor of Arts, Master of Public Administration and Juris Doctorate degrees from the University of South Dakota. Immediately after receiving her education, Ms. Sanderson served as the Executive Director for the South Dakota Association for County Officials where Ms. Sanderson represented South Dakota’s…

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Staff Program Assistant

Cassie Nagel joined CPCM in July 2017. Ms. Nagel has an Associate of Arts degree in Business Administration and is currently completing a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice Studies at the University of South Dakota.  Her passion for helping vulnerable populations is driving her education and inspired her to begin work at CPCM.

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SANE Program Coordinator

Kristi Kranz joined CPCM in January 2019. Kristi received a Bachelor of Arts in K-8 Education from St. Cloud State University and a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership through Southwest Minnesota State University.  After spending four years in the classroom, she moved to the Sioux Falls area and began her work at Sioux Empire United…

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Project Manager, Sage Project Consultants

Rachel Oelmann, MBA, has over 16 years of corporate and consulting experience including scientific research, analytical method development, project management, technical writing, grant management, and program assessments. She holds a Bachelors of Arts in Biology from Augustana University and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Sioux Falls. Rachel is an experienced researcher…

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Project Manager, Sage Project Consultants

Sharon Chontos has a Bachelor of Science – Chemical Engineering from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.  She has 15 years of corporate experience in the petroleum and renewable energy fields.  In her corporate positions, she managed engineers, geoscientists, microbiologists, chemists, project managers, and laboratory and engineering technicians.  She has over 10 years of…

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