Larry J. Tidemann
Senator Larry Tidemann has served the South Dakota State Senate since 2010 and the South Dakota House of Representatives from 2004-2010. Previously he was the director, associate dean, and agriculture program leader for the South Dakota State University Cooperative Extension Service from 1983-2004. Prior to that he was the county extension agent for the South Dakota State University Cooperative Extension Service from 1972-1983, and the graduate research assistant for South Dakota State Universitys Dairy Science Department from 1970-1972. He obtained his bachelor's and master's degrees from South Dakota State University in 1970 and 1972.