Tracey Erickson

SDSU Dairy and Food Science Department

After developing a passion for dairy while growing up on a diversified dairy, livestock and crops farm in eastern South Dakota, Tracey continues to be involved with farming today with her husband and in-laws. With a double major in Dairy Production and Manufacturing, as well as a Masters in Human Resource Management, most of her career has been spent serving dairy producers and the agricultural community through SDSU Extension. 

SDSU Extension Watertown Regional Center
1910 W. Kemp Ave.
Watertown, SD 57201
Office: 605.882.5140 Email Photo


  • Dairy production, employee management, nutrition, and quality assurance.
  • MSAS, Human Resource Management, University of South Dakota (2014)
  • B.S., Dairy Production and Dairy Manufacturing, South Dakota State University (1989)