Each year, in May, the City Manager appoints Council Representatives to serve on various boards and committees for one year.
Meade County Senior Center: Councilman Mike Bachand.
Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce Board: Councilman David Martinson.
SEDC Board: Councilman Ron Waterland.
Sturgis Forestry Committee: Councilman Tony Dargatz.
Sturgis Parks Board: Councilman Tony Dargatz.
Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Board: Councilman Ron Waterland.
Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Inc (SMRI): Councilman Rod Bradley.
Sturgis Planning & Zoning Commission: Councilman Ron Waterland.
Sturgis Public Library Board of Directors: Councilman David Martinson.
Sturgis Rally Charities Foundation: Councilor Rhea Crane.
Transportation Board: Steve Keszler.
Council Working Sub-Committees
Further, the Council has established various working sub-committees. The maximum number of Council representatives at any one meeting is four. The following Committee appointments are in place for 2017:
Infrastructure & Capital - Councilors Jason Anderson, Mike Bachand, Tony Dargatz and Ron Waterland.
Legal & Finance: Councilors Rod Bradley, David Martinson, Steve Keszler (summer months), Jason Anderson (winter months) and Mayor Carstensen.
Rally & Events: Councilors Rhea Crane, Rod Bradley, Ron Waterland and Mayor Mark Carstensen.