Roger is a long-time educator currently serving as an adjunct professor at Chadron
State College. He previously taught in public schools in Iowa and South Dakota
as well as in the Education Department at Chadron State College. Roger currently
serves as a County Commission in Dawes County.
Roger earned a bachelor’s degree in Education from the Westmar, a master’s degree
in Education from the University of South Dakota, a master’s degree in Guidance
Counseling from the University of Toledo, and a doctorate in Education from the
University of South Dakota. Roger is married to Mary Ann Wess.
A resident of Chadron, Roger is joining the Nebraska Children board in 2014.