Rich Sattgast is the current Republican South Dakota Treasurer. He was first elected in 2010, and previously served as the state auditor from 2002 - 2010.
Sattgast was born and raised in Spearfish, South Dakota. He graduated from Spearfish High School and went on to earn a BS from Black Hills State University and a MPA from New Mexico Highlands University. He served on active duty in the U.S. Army and in the South Dakota National Guard for a collective for 25 years.