Jerry Jongeling

Vice President

Jerry started with the City of Sioux Falls South Dakota as the Light and Power Superintendent back in June of 2014. In January of 2018, he led a merger between the Light and Power division and the Traffic division. He became the Light, Power, and Traffic Superintendent. This new role included overseeing and budgeting for an operations team that maintains a substation that delivers power to City customers; over 21,000 street lights, the traffic signals in 290+ intersections alongside installing and maintaining of over 45,000 street signs.

Prior to joining the City of Sioux Falls Jerry spent 13 valuable years with an electrical contractor in multiple capacities in the field and office; creating a service and industrial department in the company that grew every year. Additionally, Jerry is a part-owner of a successful home building business and also owns an electrical contracting business. Jerry is chair of the board of the Lincoln County Planning and Zoning Commission; vice Chair of the South Dakota Municipal Electric Association, and serves on many other boards in the area.

In his spare time, Jerry enjoys time at the lake house, riding trails on ATV’s, hunting, and spending time with family.

Jerry Jongeling