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Mike Rounds' Biography

Office: U.S. Senate (SD) - Jr, Republican

On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate (SD) - Jr

Contact Information


2418 Whispering Shores Drive
Fort Pierre, SD 57532

Post Office Box 250
Pierre, SD 57501

320 North Main Avenue, Suite A
Sioux Falls, SD 57104

111 West Capitol Avenue, Suite 210
Post Office Box 309
Pierre, SD 57501

514 South Main Street
Suite 100
Aberdeen, SD 57401

1313 West Main Street
Rapid City, SD 57701

Hart Senate Office Building, Suite 502
Washington, DC 20510

Full Name:

Marion 'Mike' Michael Rounds




Wife: Jean; 4 Children: Christopher, Brian, Carrie, John

Birth Date:


Birth Place:

Huron, SD

Home City:

Pierre, SD



BS, Political Science, South Dakota State University, 1977

Senator, United States Senate, South Dakota, 2014-present

Candidate, United States Senate, South Dakota, 2020

Governor, State of South Dakota, 2002-2010

Senator, South Dakota State Senate, District 24, 1991-2000

Senate Majority Leader, South Dakota State Senate, 1995-2000

Senate Minority Whip, South Dakota State Senate, 1993-1994

Former Member, Fisheries, Water, and Wildlife Subcommittee, United States Senate

Former Member, National Security and International Trade and Finance Subcommittee, United States Senate

Former Member, Readiness and Management Support Subcommittee, United States Senate

Former Member, Seapower Subcommittee, United States Senate

Former Member, Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee, United States Senate

Former Member, Subcommittee on Airland, United States Senate

Former Member, Subcommittee on Economic Policy, United States Senate

Former Member, Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protections, United States Senate

Co-Owner, Fischer, Rounds & Associates, Incorporated, present

Employee, Erickson & Thorpe Agency

Employee, Pierre Insurance

Charter Member, Bipartisan Policy Council, Governor's Council

Member, Board of Directors, ITC Holdings

Former President, Council of State Governments

Member, Ducks Unlimited

Former Vice Chair, Economic Development and Commerce Committee, National Governors Association

Former Member, Executive Committee, National Governors Association

Co-Leader, Health Project, Bipartisan Policy Center

Former Vice President, Home and School Association, Saint Joseph School

Co-Chair, Immigration Task Force, Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Member, Knights of Columbus

Former Chair, Midwest Governors Association

Member, National Rifle Association (NRA)

Former President, Oahe Board, (YMCA) Young Men's Christian Association

Member, Pierre Civil Air Patrol

Former Exalted Ruler, Pierre Elks Lodge

Former President, Pierre-Fort Pierre Exchange Club

Member, Saint Peter and Paul Catholic Church of Pierre

Former Chair, Western Governors Association

Astrological Sign:


Hobbies or Special Talents:

Racquetball, Hunting, Boating, Camping

Names of Grandchildren:

Ian, Micah, Elaina, Andrina, Isabel, Beckett

Number of Grandchildren:


Pets (include names):

Dog: Brandy