Board Details

Prison Industries Advisory Committee

Type of Board: Advisory Pay/Benefits: State Rate
Voting Members: 8 Other Members: 0
Non-Voting Members: 0 Created by: NDCC § 12-48-06.1
Length of Terms: 4 years, 2 term limit
Frequency of Meetings: 2 times a year
Address: PO Box 5521 Bismarck, ND 58506-5521
Phone: 701-328-6129
Fax: 701-328-6164
Website:
Email: kmtschosik@nd.gov
Contact: Kathy Tschosik
The Committee oversees the operation of Rough Rider Industries at the prison and advises Rough Rider on how to better build, market and produce their products. Seven members are appointed by the governor. The director of the Department of Corrections also serves.

Member Name Position Work County Appt. Date Term Ends
Bertsch, Leann Statutory (701) 328-6616 Burleigh 7/1/2005 Open
Decker, Jim Member (701) 290-3326 Stark 10/1/2012 9/30/2020
Haadem, Elroy Member (701) 258-1128 Burleigh 10/10/2011 6/30/2019
Kading, Representative Thomas Member (701) 566-7036 Cass 7/1/2017 6/30/2021
Kommer, Michelle Member (701) 328-3708 Burleigh 12/15/2016 6/30/2020
McNeil, Sheridan Member (701) 221-1409 Burleigh 7/1/2016 6/30/2020
Richter, Paul "Luke" Member Burleigh 7/1/2014 6/30/2018
Roe, Doyle Member (701) 839-8455 Ward 7/1/2011 6/30/2019