David Owen, South Dakota Chamber President, joins us this month for On the Menu!
This briefing will look at the new legislative districts, review the summer study on workforce housing, look at ballot issues that have submitted signatures for next year?s election, review the extensive work done on implementing medical marijuana, discuss Covid-19 vaccine requirements and a host of other issues that will confront the 2022 legislative session. Lunch is provided at this event, so pre-registration is required.
David Owen is the President of the South Dakota Chamber of Commerce & Industry, a private business organization that represents employers and manufacturers. He serves as the Chamber?s policy analyst and lobbies full-time during the state legislative session. Owen is the author of ?Capitol-ism?, the Chamber?s legislative update, host of the Chamber?s Legislative Podcast ?Capitol Week with David Owen? and the author numerous white papers on issues such as property taxes and worker?s compensation. He is a long-time member of the South Dakota Unemployment/Re-employment Insurance Advisory Board. Owen has wide-ranging political experiences, including many successful statewide ballot measure campaigns.
His Chamber work began Aberdeen, South Dakota and included Pittsburg, Kansas, followed by Missoula, Montana and six years as the President of the Montana State Chamber before starting his current position back in South Dakota.
Date and Time
Tuesday Dec 28, 2021 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM CST
11:45-11:55pm Registration/Check In
11:55-12:10pm Prayer and Lunch Served
12:20-12:30pm Business Spotlights
12:30-12:50pm Featured Presentation from David Owen
12:50-1:00pm Prize Drawings and announcement for next event
Tailgators Grill and Bar 1013 N Splitrock Blvd, Brandon SD