Board Of Directors

G. Richard (Dick) Ambrosius
Executive Director

Ambrosius graduated from the University of SD as a Distinguished Military Graduate. He was promoted...

Brett Bastian
CO-FOUNDER, SD ARMY NATIONAL GUARD

Brett Bastian is an avid outdoorsman and co-founder of God inspired non-profit organization, Warrior...

Chris Borland

Chris’ love for the outdoors and the military has been a special part of his life. This native of Ty...

Pete Diercks

Pete Diercks joined the South Dakota Army National Guard in 1998. He was deployed to Iraq in 2003 wi...

Tom Ellingson
Command Sergeant Major, US Army, Retired

Tom grew up on a farm near Fargo, North Dakota and is a graduate from Aberdeen Central High School. ...

Brian Fowlds

I am a 50 year old outdoor fanatic.  In addition to being a WNGU board member, I am proud to  guide...

Dan Geiken

Dan Geiken is the owner of Sierra Construction LLC a custom home building company that has served th...

Wade Humphreys

Wade is the Sr. Executive Director - Digital for Sanford Health. He is a graduate of O’Gorman High S...

Karl Kreutzmann
CO-FOUNDER, US ARMY

Troy Miller
CAPTAIN, US ARMY, RETIRED

Troy currently works as an Engineer for the City of Sioux Falls. He is a graduate of Lincoln High Sc...

Todd Stone
MASTER SERGEANT, US ARMY RESERVE, RETIRED

Todd is the principal architect and CEO of Stone Group Architects, Inc., a Service Disabled Veteran...

Paul Weckman
CAPTAIN, US NAVY, RETIRED

Captain (Retired) Paul Weckman is a native of Mankato, Minnesota.  He graduated from Minnesota State...