Kari O'Neill

SDSU Consumer Sciences Department

With 20 plus years in Extension, Kari has worked with youth and community vitality, but she has also been involved in agriculture all her life.

SDSU Extension Bennett County Office
501 Second Ave., Ste. A
P.O. Box M
Martin, SD 57551
Office: 605.685.6972 Email Photo


  • M.Ed. Education, UMN (2000)
  • B.S. Home Economics Education, Mankato State (1992)
  • Certified mediator, Character Counts trainer, Ethics in the Workplace trainer, and Everyday Democracy facilitator. 
  • South Dakota Ag & Rural Leadership graduate, Women in Leadership class graduate. 
  • Participated in SDSU/Bolivia learning exchange. 
  • Member of National Association of Community Development Extension Professionals, SDARL Alumni Association, and SD Specialty Producers Association.