What We Do
The staff of the Office of Human Resources is committed to providing courteous, prompt and excellent customer service to our employees, applicants and community members. We are available to assist in the areas of Employment, Employee Relations; Worker’s Compensation, Benefits and Compensation, and Skyward the Human Resources Information System.

At Rapid City Area Schools,
we are committed to helping all staff

be successful.

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All RCAS staff are integral to the success of our district and students. Learn more about working at Rapid City Area Schools and view open positions.

Benefits & Negotiated Agreements

Future and current RCAS employees can review current employee benefits and negotiated agreements.


We need you! Learn more about being a substitute with RCAS.

Student Teachers

RCAS is committed to the future of the teaching professional. Learn more about student teaching with RCAS.

Title IX

Title IX is a federal law: No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to ​​discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance. Click the link to learn more or to file a sexual harassment complaint.



Email us at: rapidcityhumanresources@k12.sd.us  

Human Resources Contacts
Name Title Email
Katie Vissia Human Resource Recruiter Email Christina
August Hicks Human Resources Generalist Email August
Colleen Bsharah Human Resources Generalist Email Colleen
Sharayah Martin Human Resources Specialist Email Sharayah
Patricia Wiley Substitute Specialist Email Patricia
Ellen Larsen Payroll Manager Email Ellen
Diane Donnell Payroll Specialist Email Diane
Cassandra Hansen Payroll/HR Specialist Email Cassandra
Kelly Renner Administrative Assistant/District Receptionist Email Kelly
Amber Tilberg District Nurse Manager Email Amber
Sateera Thompsen Health Services Nurse Educator Email Sateera