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God is the center of our lives and our mission. Divine Providence of South Dakota is governed by a Board of Directors who care about people, churches & non-profits.  We lead people, especially those wounded by child sexual abuse & assault into a thriving relationships with Jesus Christ. We strengthen churches by providing pulpit supply, leadership training, & strategic planning.   Each of our four ministries are guided by Advisory Boards.

A 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization

Serving People, Churches and Non-Profits.

Jo Vitek, President DPOSD

Chief of Police (Retired)

Watertown, SD


Jan DeBerg, Vice President DPOSD

Executive Director

Watertown Area Community Foundation

Watertown, SD

Julie Stevenson, Secretary/Treasurer DPOSD

Business Partner Specialist

Lake Area Technical Institute Foundation

Watertown, SD 

Matthew Roby, Esquire DPOSD

Attorney for

City of Watertown

Watertown, SD

Sister Ramona Fallon, OSB

Community Servant Leader

Educator (Retired), 9th Prioress

Mother of God Monastery

Watertown, SD

Gary Gaikowski

Chief of Police

Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate Tribal Police

Agency Village, SD

Joy Nelson 

Joy Ranch Benefactor

Florence, SD


Kent Stillson

Senior Pastor

Lutheran Church Of Our Redeemer

Watertown, SD


Marilyn Spurrell

Reverend, Dr. (Retired)

District Superintendent Dakotas Conference UMC

Watertown, SD


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