Craig Severtson - Founder
Craig Severtson is a farmer and rancher from Flandreau, SD. He was an amateur baseball player for many years. Professional baseball player Roberto Clemente is one of Craig's inspirational heroes because of his impact beyond baseball. Craig helped develop Helping Kids Round First as a way to continue Clemente's legacy of giving underprivileged youth opportunities through baseball. He can be reached at 605-864-1341.
Bill Nibbelink is an affordable housing consultant from Flandreau, SD. He is a baseball enthusiast and has served as a leader in several organizations that help improve the quality of life of people living in poverty.
Bill Nibbelink - Board Member
Jay Bentz is from Sioux Falls, SD and is a financial professional with AXA Advisors. Jay serves as the President of the Cornbelt Amateur Baseball League and is also the Manager/Player of the Dell Rapids PBR amateur baseball team.
Jay Bentz - Board Member
Sam Gotham lives in Sioux Falls, SD and works at Lawrence & Schiller, South Dakota's largest advertising agency. Sam played college baseball for Coach Tim Huber at Augustana University and currently plays amateur ball for the Renner Monarchs.
Sam Gotham - Board Member
Brian Relf is from Flandreau, SD and is a principal in the Flandreau Public School system and also serves as the head girls basketball coach. Brian was an amateur baseball player for many years and enjoys repairing used baseball equipment as a hobby.
Brian Relf - Board Member
Tim Huber lives Sioux Falls, SD and serves as the baseball coach at Augustana University. Coach Huber's passion for baseball is matched by his unrelenting commitment to make a difference in the lives of student athletes. He is the winningest coach in Augustana University history.
Tim Huber - Board Member
Gretta Melsted - Board Member
Gretta Melsted is the head softball coach at Augustana University in Sioux Falls, SD. She's dedicated to coaching and helping her players grow as student athletes. She has coached at Augustana since 2007.