Jarrod Johnson

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Jarrod Johnson
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South Dakota Commissioner of School and Public Lands
Former officeholder
In office
2006-2013
Term ends
2015
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary83,135.17
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2006
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sSouth Dakota State University
Websites
Office website
Jarrod Johnson (b. Corson, SD) is a former Republican South Dakota Commissioner of School and Public Lands. He resigned on August 15, 2013.[1] Governor Dennis Daugaard appointed Vernon L. Larson to fill the rest of Johnson's term. Larson previously served as State Auditor and State Treasurer.[2]

Biography

Johnson is an owner/operator of his family ranch, Split Rock Cattle Company.[3][4]

Education

  • B.S. in Animal and Range Science from South Dakota State University[3][4]

Political career

South Dakota Commissioner of School and Public Lands (2007-2013)

Johnson was first elected South Dakota Commissioner of School and Public Lands in 2006. He was re-elected in 2010. Though his term was not set to end until January 2015, Johnson announced in April 2013 that he would resign from office effective August 15, 2013.[1] Johnson would have been term limited from running for office again in the 2014 election.

On May 20, 2013, Governor Dennis Daugaard appointed Vernon L. Larson to fill the rest of Johnson's term. Larson previously served as State Auditor and State Treasurer.[2]

Elections

2014

See also: South Dakota down ballot state executive elections, 2014

Johnson is barred from running for re-election by constitutional term limits.

2010

Johnson was re-elected South Dakota Commissioner of School and Public Lands in 2010.[1]

On November 2, 2010, Jarrod Johnson won re-election to the office of South Dakota Commissioner of School and Public Lands. He defeated Bob Pille in the general election.

South Dakota Commissioner of School and Public Lands, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJarrod Johnson Incumbent 66.5% 188,985
     Democratic Bob Pille 33.5% 95,244
Total Votes 284,229
Election Results Via: South Dakota Secretary of State

2006

Johnson was first elected South Dakota Commissioner of School and Public Lands in 2006.[1]

On November 7, 2006, Jarrod Johnson won election to the office of South Dakota Commissioner of School and Public Lands. He defeated Bryce Healy (D) and Jade Ager (L) in the general election.

South Dakota Commissioner of School and Public Lands, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJarrod Johnson 49.6% 153,470
     Democratic Bryce Healy Incumbent 47.9% 148,000
     Libertarian Jade Ager 2.5% 7,706
Total Votes 309,176
Election Results Via: South Dakota Secretary of State

2004

Johnson ran for South Dakota House of Representatives in 2004. He lost in the primaries.[5]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Johnson is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Johnson raised a total of $27,551 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 13, 2013.[6][5]

Jarrod Johnson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 South Dakota Commissioner of School and Public Lands Not up for election $0
2010 South Dakota Commissioner of School and Public Lands Won $22,097
2008 South Dakota Commissioner of School and Public Lands Not up for election $3,084
2006 South Dakota Commissioner of School and Public Lands Won $0
2004 South Dakota House District 10 Defeated $2,370
Grand Total Raised $27,551

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Preceded by
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South Dakota Commissioner of School and Public Lands
2006–2013
Succeeded by
Vernon L. Larson