Roger Musick

SDSTA Board of Directors Appointed Date: Mitchell, South Dakota

Roger Musick is CEO of Innovative Systems, a company in Mitchell, SD, that has developed software for the North American telecommunications market. He founded the company in 1998, and it has grown to employ about 200 people.

Roger has served multiple terms on various community boards and on advisory boards of numerous universities in South Dakota. He was a part of the committee that worked on the presentation when Mitchell was named one of the top 7 Intelligent Communities in the world. Roger also serves on the South Dakota Council of Economic Advisors and is a member of The REACH Committee, a liaison with the National Science Foundation's Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR).

Roger earned an Electrical Engineering degree from SDSM&T, and he earned an honorary doctorate of Business Administration from DWU. Roger is married and has 3 children and 5 grandchildren.