|33rd Governor of South Dakota|
|Assumed office |
January 5, 2019
|Preceded by||Dennis Daugaard|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from South Dakota's at-large district
January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2019
|Preceded by||Stephanie Herseth Sandlin|
|Succeeded by||Dusty Johnson|
|Member of the South Dakota House of Representatives|
from the 6th district
January 9, 2007 – January 11, 2011
|Preceded by||Art Fryslie|
|Succeeded by||Burt Tulson|
Kristi Lynn Arnold
November 30, 1971
Watertown, South Dakota, U.S.
|Education||South Dakota State University (BA)|
Kristi Lynn Noem (//; née Arnold, November 30, 1971) is an American politician. Noem is the 33rd and current Governor of South Dakota since 2019. She was the U.S. Representative for South Dakota's at-large congressional district from 2011 to 2019.
Noem is a member of the Republican Party. She was the Republican nominee for Governor of South Dakota in the 2018 gubernatorial election and won the election in November 2018 beating Billie Sutton.
References[change | change source]
- Rep. Kristi Noem wins South Dakota GOP governor primary, FOX News, June 6, 2018.
- Meyers, Jim. "Newsmax Exclusive: The 25 Influential Women of the GOP". Retrieved 8 January 2014.