Local attorney, Todd Wilkinson, was recently elected to serve as vice president of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association's (NCBA) Board of Directors. Wilkinson has practiced law for over 35 years in De Smet as he continues to promote beef production on a national level.
Wilkinson has held many roles over the years, both locally and nationally. He has served on the South Dakota Cattlemen’s Association Board, holding numerous positions including president in 2015-2016.
Nationally, Wilkinson has served as NCBA's Region VII Policy Vice President and has sat on countless NCBA committees as well as the Environmental Working Group, Traceability Working Group and Cattle Marketing Working Group. In his most prior position, he served as the NCBA Policy Division Chair.