Four Bands is proud of our highly experienced and qualified team of staff members and board of directors. As long-time residents of the area, our team has an intimate understanding of what it is like to start or expand a business on the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation and beyond. We believe that by helping this generation build assets, we are improving the quality of life for future generations. We are passionate about creating economic opportunities for individuals, families, and youth.
Lakota Vogel
Lakota Vogel
Executive Director
Elaine Neigel
Elaine Neigel
Loan Officer
April Anderson
April Anderson
Loan Officer
Alissa Benoist
Alissa Benoist
Program Coordinator
Cora Mae Haskell
Cora Mae Haskell
Asset Development Coordinator
Tori Chasing Hawk
Tori Chasing Hawk
Loan Administrator
Darla Lawrence
Finance and Administrative Officer
Mark Shupick
Mark Shupick
Director of Business Development Services
Kristen Stambach
Kristen Stambach
Director of Lending
Lacey Turning Heart
Lacey Turning Heart
Client Services Coordinator

Kelsey Ducheneaux, Chairman
Natural Resource Director for Intertribal Agricultural Council in Eagle Butte, SD; resident of Armstrong, SD; joined the board in 2017; member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe

Lexi Keckler, Vice Chairman
Business Manager for Takini School; resident of Eagle Butte, SD; joined the board in 2019; member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe.

Roberta Miller, Treasurer
Owner of Miller Construction in Isabel, SD; resident of Isabel, South Dakota; joined the board in 2015; member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe.

Bonnie LeBeau, Secretary
Artist & owner of Bonnie LeBeaux Quilts; Bureau of Indian Education employee; United States Navy Veteran; resident of Eagle Butte, SD; joined the board in 2019; member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe.

Seth Pearman
Tribal Attorney for the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe in Flandreau, SD; resident of Sioux Falls, SD; joined the board in 2018; member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe.

Jade Farlee
Owner of Farlee Trenching and Trucking; resident of Eagle Butte, SD; joined the board in 2019; member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe.        

Noorie Brantmeier
Partner at Seven Sisters Community Development Group and Associate Professor at James Madison University; resident of Penn Laird, VA; joined the board in 2020; descendant of the Arapaho and Saponi tribes.

Stewart Sarkozy-Banoczy
Managing Director, North America / Global Strategic Partnerships Lead, Global Resilient Cities Network; principle and founder of Precovery Labs; resident of Takoma Park, MD; joined the board in 2020.

Mona L. Thompson
General Manager of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Telephone Authority; resident of Eagle Butte, SD; joined the board in 2020; member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe.

Phone: 605-964-3687
Fax: 605-964-3689
Eagle Butte, SD 57625
412 S. Main Street