OUR STAFF

Meet our dedicated staff that is here to meet your every need!

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President & Manager

Rod started working at Kennebec Telephone Co., Inc. in 1976 as a part-time employee. He bought the company from Delores Johnstone in 1998. Through his years of service the company has expanded with its different divisions: Kennebec CATV (2001), KTC Construction (2001), PowerCom Electric (2002), Charley’s Welding and Auto Repair (2009), Technology and Communications Specialists (TCS) (2010), Chamberlain NAPA (2013), and PowerCom Electric in Chamberlain (2018).

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Matt has been with KTCI since 1988. He started as part-time working through high school and then started full-time with the construction division, eventually becoming Plant Manager and now Assistant Manager.

Assistant Manager

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Chris graduated from USD with a degree in Business. He began employment with KTCI in 2008 as office & administrative support specialist and in 2013 became Office Manager.

CHRIS ZIRPEL

Office Manager

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In 1996, Trusty acquired his degree in Telecommunications from Mitchell Technical Institute. He worked at two other Telecom companies before returning to Kennebec
and joining KTCI in June 2004.

Central Office & Plant Manager

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In 2013, Veronica came to work for Kennebec Telephone. Veronica has worked at KTCI as a NAPA Specialist, Purchasing Coordinator, an Administrative Assistant, and now using her knowledge from all the areas she has worked, makes her an excellent Marketing Director. 

Marketing Director

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Administrative Assistant/CSR

Tiarra worked part-time at KTCI starting in June 2003 and in 2013 took on full time role as CSR.

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Crystal has worked at various occupations using her creativity. In 2007 she joined the KTCI team as a CSR and incorporated her creativity helping out & later achieving the
title as marketing assistant. 

Marketing Assistant/CSR

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Joan grew up in the business atmosphere and worked several years in a family business before she began at KTCI in
April 1998. 

JOAN HILLS

Accountant

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Cherry started her career at KTC in July 2001. Before entering her current title, Cherry worked in the front office as a Customer Service Rep.

CHERRY COMP

Customer Account Representative

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Haley is currently taking online classes as she works part-time as a customer account representative. She will graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in  Accounting  from Black Hills State University and at that time will become full time at KTCI.

HALEY BOOTH

Customer Account Representative

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Debbie graduated from USD with a business degree. She worked in the business field until coming to work at KTC in 2010. 

Office & Administrative Support

DEBBIE MILLER

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Heidi started as a part-time employee in 2018.

HEIDI McCLANAHAN

Purchasing Coordinator

IKE REUMANN

Purchasing Coordinator

Ike became a full-time KTCI Construction worker in November 2003. He made his transition and became inventory assistant, now he holds the title of Purchasing Co. Coordinator. 

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Jordon started in 2016 as a part-time employee and works when she can to earn money for college. 

JORDON POND

Multi-functional Assistant

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Amy started her job at Charley’s Welding & Auto as a NAPA Auto Care Specialist in February 2017. She now works as a part-time multi-functional assistant.

Part-time
Multi-functional Assistant

AMY BOWAR

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In 2010, Rosemary started cleaning part-time for KTCI. 

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Jordan, a Lyman High School student, started part-time in May 2020.

Part-time Multi-functional
Assistant

JORDAN ZIRPEL

Part-time Maintenance

ROSEMARY COLLINS

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

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