|Governor 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.
List of governors of South Dakota[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "Article IV, Section 2, Constitution of South Dakota". South Dakota Legislature. Retrieved 31 March 2010.
- "Arthur C. Mellette". The Weekly South Dakotan. Retrieved 31 March 2010.
- "Kristi Noem". Retrieved 27 July 2019.</
- "Article IV, Section 1, Constitution of South Dakota". South Dakota Legislature. Retrieved 31 March 2010.