Jamie Huizenga was elected to the Pierre City Commission in 2009. He’s currently serving his third term. Huizenga is the Public Safety Commission Liaison. In that role, he has oversight of the Fire Department and the Police Department. He is also serves as the Chairperson of the Ambulance Committee and sits on the Central South Dakota Communications Board, the Safety Committee and the Library Board.
Huizenga is very active in the public safety arena; he takes the time to understand public safety operations by participating in department activities and spending time with staff. Huizenga is a strong advocate for public safety employees and their mission.
Huizenga grew up in Platte, SD, and has lived in Pierre since 1995. He is a farm and crop insurance agent with Nagel Agency. He and his wife Paula, a Pierre native, have two children.