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Meeting Minutes and Agendas

2024 Governing Board Meetings

July 16, 2024 · 1:30pm
June 25, 2024 · 1:30pm
Zoom Only Due to Flooding
May 28, 2024 · 1:30pm
April 23, 2024 · 1:30pm
March 26, 2024 · 1:30pm
February 27, 2024 · 1:30pm
January 23, 2024 · 1:30pm

2023 Governing Board Meetings

2022 Governing Board Meetings

2021 Governing Board Meetings

2020 Governing Board Meetings

Board Members

Kim Wermersen
Supervisor, Dickinson County
Don Kass
Supervisor, Plymouth County
Cory Altena
Supervisor, Lyon County
Tim Schumacher
Supervisor, Emmet County
Carl Vande Weerd
Supervisor, Sioux County
Dennis Vandenhull
Supervisor, O'Brien County
Barry Whitsell
Adult Services Provider Representative
Village Northwest Unlimited
Jeff Jager
Educational Representative
Central Lyon School Liaison Officer
Kevin Maughan
Judicial Representative
Assistant Dickinson County Attorney
Jamie Van Voorst
Law Enforcement Representative
Sheriff, Sioux County
Tammy Bruinsma
Adult Utilizing Services Representative
Denise Driesen
Children’s Behavioral Health Provider Representative
Family Solutions
Sherri Bootsma
Parent of Child Utilizing Services Representative

About the Board

The Sioux Rivers Regional MHDS organizational structure assigns the responsibility for funding non-Medicaid-funded MHDS services, and the entire mental health delivery system to the governing board. Each member county shall appoint two of its Supervisors to serve as a Director on the Governing Board. Additionally, other members (Non-Voting) who complete the governance board membership are an individual who utilizes mental health services or is an actively involved family member and an individual representing service providers in the Counties that comprise the Sioux Rivers Region.

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