Governor of South Dakota facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsGovernor of South Dakota
|Residence||The Governor's Mansion (official)
Watertown, South Dakota (private)
|Term length||Four years, renewable once|
|Inaugural holder||Arthur C. Mellette
|Formation||Constitution of South Dakota|
The governor of South Dakota is the head of the executive branch of the government of the U.S. state of South Dakota. The governor is elected to a four-year term in even years when there is no presidential election. The current governor is Kristi Noem, a member of the Republican Party who took office on January 5, 2019.
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