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Bekki Richardson

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Program Assistant I

Office Building

Avera Health & Science Center



Mailing Address

Avera Health & Science 149
Allied & Populations Health-Box 2202C
University Station
Brookings, SD 57007


Bekki Richardson is the Program Assistant I for the Department of Allied and Population Health where she splits her time between supporting the department’s seven programs and multiple research projects. She previously served as Senior Secretary in the Biology and Microbiology Department here at South Dakota State University. She has more than 20 years of experience in customer service, administrative support, inventory control, and accounting. Prior to transitioning to the College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions, Bekki served on the Biology and Microbiology Department Head Search Committee. Currently she is serving in various roles on the Civil Service Advisory Council, College Staff Council, APH Marketing Committee, and the university’s Student Success Committee.