Lisa Schieffer, Auditor
1300 Sherman Street, Sturgis, SD 57785
Prior to any election, the county auditor is responsible for notifying the public of upcoming special or general elections. In addition to this, the auditor is responsible for the ordering and printing of ballots, setting up voting machines, and hiring election workers. The auditor is responsible for supervising the election and making sure the election workers have attended an election workshop. Election workshops are supervised by the Secretary of State. Before any person can vote in a South Dakota election, they must first be registered to vote. The county auditor can provide this service for you.