Board of Directors

The Black Hills Farmers Market is governed by a board of nine directors. Board meetings are held the first Tuesday of each month, unless otherwise specified. Meeting minutes are available upon request per Open Meeting Law.


  • Kyle Cox, President
    • Kyle owns and operates Cox Sweet Corn out of Vale, SD
    • Email:
    • Home Phone: 605-456-3588 / Cell Phone: 605-210-3567
  • Kiah Crowley, Vice President
    • Kiah owns and operates Sunrise Hives out of St. Onge, SD
    • Email:
  • Becky Kirby, Treasurer
    • Becky owns and operates Kirby’s Dakota Grown out of Newell, SD
    • Email:
  • Deb Taylor, Secretary
    • Deb owns and operates Deb’s Downhome Delights out of Rapid City, SD
    • Email:


Board Members
  • Cory Ferguson
    • Cory is the events manager for Central States Fair and Black Hills Stock Show in Rapid City, SD
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  • Gwen Kitzan
    • Gwen co-owns and operates Kitzan Family Farms out of Nisland, SD
    • Email:
  • Jessica Johnson
    • Jessica is a teacher for the Hill City School District and owns and operates Wild Hare Boutique out of Hill City, SD
    • Email:
  • Lyn Miller
    • Lyn is an instructor for the Pine Ridge Job Corps and owns and operates Harmony Food & Produce out of Chadron, NE
    • Email:
  • Chef Scott Brinker
    • Chef Brinker is the assistant director/chef for Rapid City Regional Hospital Food & Nutrition Services in Rapid City, SD
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