Council on 
College 
Admission in 
South 
Dakota
Fostering informed decision-making in post-secondary planning
Copyright © All rights reserved. CCASD. Contact Tom Cool, Executive Director.

Counselor Resources





Melodee Lane

SD Labor Market

Information Center

(605) 626-2314

ASVAB Testing

800-323-0513

(605) 334-3812

Alyssa Krogstad

SD Dept. Of Education 

Career Development

(605) 773-4150




Jessica Bivens

Great Lakes 

Higher Education Co.

C: (605) 290-0092


Jan Martin

Admn.-Assessment, Smarter Balanced

Dakota STEP Testing

O: (605) 773-3246



Tom Cool

CCASD - DACAC

Executive Director

(605) 274-5291

Position Vacant

SD Counseling Assn.

Executive Director


Tobin Bakkedahl

SD School Counselor Assn.,  President

(605) 367-8336

Useful links

SD Dept of Education

State Education Directory

SD Dept of Career & Technical

Teachers as Advisors

SD Dept of Labor

SD Labor Market Information Center

Career Insite

Great Lakes Higher Education Corp.  

ACT

SAT/College Board

SD School Counselors

SDMYLIFE

SD State Library

SD Library Network