Robert is an accomplished professional with state-wide experience in supporting political candidates, organizations, and coalitions in election campaigns and ballot initiatives in South Dakota.
As a seasoned campaigner, Robert has his finger on the pulse of South Dakota politics and government. Specifically, he is well-respected for his experience in grassroots campaigning, fundraising, coalition building and strategy. Robert also has experience developing policy initiatives addressing the most pressing issues in South Dakota. His specific expertise comes in the fields of tourism, workforce development, habitat preservation, agriculture and rural revitalization. Through his experience on the campaign trail, Robert has cultivated a vast network of connections to state and local leaders throughout South Dakota.
His experience as an intern for Senator Thune provides Robert with invaluable experience and working knowledge about what it takes to be a successful advocate.
In addition to his work as a government relations specialist, Robert is passionate about serving the community he lives in. To this end, he serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the South Dakota State Historical Society.
Robert Peterson is not licensed to practice law. His practice is limited to government relations consulting, which includes state and local lobbying.