Meet the Candidate

Rich Merkouris

Sioux Falls City Council - At-Large B

Sioux Falls:
City Council - At-Large B

Occupation: Nonprofit Administrator

Education: Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from University of Sioux Falls, Master of Divinity from Sioux Falls Seminary

Family: Wife Shannon and three children; Hannah (10), Henry (7), Hazel (5)

Years residing in Sioux Falls: 20 Years

What is the most pressing challenge facing our community and how would you work to address it?
The most pressing issue facing our city is to simultaneously continue healthy growth and bring about renewal for our core neighborhoods. I will work to identify the most impactful opportunities for public investment that will grow our workforce and bring further private investment in all areas of our community.

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