Catherine V. Piersol is the principal of the Piersol Law Firm in Sioux Falls. She specializes in family law, employment law and overall civil litigation. Cathy served for many years on the Board of Directors of the Bush Foundation and on bar association boards and committees. Her extensive civic activities include: University of South Dakota Foundation Executive Board and Board of Trustees; Great Plains Zoo Board of Directors; South Dakota Hall of Fame Board of Directors; Sioux Empire Arts Council (President); Kennedy Center Committee for the Performing Arts; and Children’s Home Society of South Dakota. Cathy received her J.D. from the University of South Dakota and has been practicing law since 1985.