Aaron is an Apprentice and IEC trained Electrician with 6 years of experience since he joined the Ferding Electric Team in 2008.
Aaron grew up in Pierre and remains in this area with his wife and daughter.
In his off time Aaron enjoys bowling and spending time with family and friends.
A Journeyman Electrician, Bill grew up in Virginia and came to Ferding Electric in 2013 with 12 years of experience.
He is most interested in the service and new construction aspects of the electrical business.
Bill lives in Pierre with his wife and son and enjoys hunting, fishing and time in the outdoors.
An Apprentice Electrician, Brad grew up in the Pierre area and began with Ferding Electric in 2005.
He has 9 years of experience in the field and has the knowledge to tackle a variety of issues on the service side of our work.
Brad enjoys tinkering around with things when he’s not enjoying time with his family.
This Apprentice and IEC trained Electrician grew up in Rockham, South Dakota and joined our team in 2009.
He has 5 ½ years of experience and likes doing residential electrical work.
When he is off the clock Dustin enjoys hunting and playing softball.
Heather joined the Ferding Electric team in early 2013 and has 2 years of experience handling the vast number of different materials needed for electrical work as well as some of the Accounts Payable paperwork for those materials.
She grew up in Summit, South Dakota and also Pierre. She has 5 sons, two of whom are currently in the Armed Services, 1 daughter, 2 daughters in law and a 3 year old granddaughter.
Heather enjoys spending time with her children, doing volunteer work and reading in her off time.
Our Shop Foreman Grew up in Pierre and joined the Ferding Team in 2004. Jayson is a Journeyman Level Electrician and is IEC Trained.
He has 10 years of electrical experience and knowledge in areas of residential, commercial, mechanical and agricultural applications. He enjoys spending time with his large family (including 7 children), camping trips, boating and riding his motorcycle.
Jim grew up in Canning, South Dakota and has a total of 10 years of experience in the electrical field. He most likes working with lighting.
His wife is in management and his son works for Microsoft in Seattle, Washington.
Jim enjoys team roping, hunting and fishing during his off time.
A Journeyman Electrician Kirk has 6 ½ years of electrical experience and joined the Ferding Electric team in 2008. He grew up in North Dakota and lives in Pierre with his wife of 6 ½ years and 2 sons.
Kirk’s forte is troubleshooting and controls but has knowledge and experience in many electrical areas.
Kirk enjoys an active involvement in his church, playing football, volleyball, Frisbee golf, pool and hanging out with his family.
An Apprentice Electrician, Larry grew up in Pierre and began working for Ferding Electric in 1979 and has 18 years electrical experience.
He enjoys the commercial applications of our industry.
Larry enjoys working on older vehicles when he is not working.
As Finance Officer, Mary brings 20 years of accounting experience to the table.
She grew up in Presho, South Dakota and started with Ferding Electric in 1999 intending to stay only 6 months. Each day brought a new challenge to master and with that mastery came the decision to stay. She and her husband Marvin’s grown children have blessed them with 11 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.
When Mary isn’t crunching numbers in the office she enjoys quilting and time in the garden.
Electrical Contractor & Owner
Having joined the Ferding Electric Team in 1988, Electrical Contractor and now owner, Scott Jacobsen has 26 years of experience spanning all types of electrical work from residential and commercial to controls and farming applications.
Raised in Canova, South Dakota, he and his wife of 27 years have reared their 3 grown sons in the Pierre area.
When he is not working or enjoying time with his granddaughter, Scott enjoys raising cattle, farming, fishing and hunting. His experience, leadership and professionalism have been huge factors in Ferding Electric’s growth from where it started in 1956.
Our Administrative Assistant grew up in Tripp County and has lived in the Pierre area for 15 years.
She joined Ferding Electric in early 2012 and has many years of experience handling Accounts Receivable, customer service and other clerical portions of the business.
She and her husband have 4 grown daughters and 4 granddaughters that keep them quite busy when they are not enjoying time on the motorcycles.
A Journeyman Electrician with a total of 20 years of experience, Shawn came to Ferding Electric in 2010. His forte is new commercial construction and exposed conduit work.
Shawn grew up in Pierre and is married with 2 daughters, 2 step daughters, and 2 step sons.
When he’s not spending time with his family or working Shawn enjoys golf, camping and fishing, bowling and skiing.