Kim Vanneman

Secretary - South Dakota Department of Agriculture


Secretary Kim Vanneman and her husband, Clint, own and operate Vanneman Farms, north of Winner, SD. Their century farm is a diversified farming operation, including row crops, small grains, feeder pigs, a commercial beef cow herd, and a feedlot. She is a former member of the South Dakota House of Representatives from 2007-2013, serving on the Ag and Natural Resources committee all 6 years. Before coming to the South Dakota Department of Agriculture, she served as a director for Farm Credit Services of America, Farm Credit Council, Farm Credit Foundations and FCC Services. Vanneman and her husband have three children and four grandchildren.

Assistant Contact Information

Assistant Name
Dani Hanson
Assistant Email Address
Assistant Phone Number
(605) 773-2036