Owen grew up in the small town of Flandreau, South Dakota. He worked at Royal River Casino, where he stayed for 10 years, eventually becoming the Table Games Director.
While working and starting a family, Owen pursued a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Dakota State University, graduating magna cum laude. Owen received his J.D. from the University of South Dakota Knudson School of Law, graduating with Sterling Honors. There, he served as a research assistant in matters of estate planning and was an editor for the South Dakota Law Review. He is currently a board member of the West River Estate & Financial Planning Council.
Owen and his fiancé have two girls and a little boy. New to the area, they fill any downtime with outdoor activities and take advantage of the beautiful scenery. Owen looks forward to supporting local businesses and becoming more involved in community activities.
- Law School: University of South Dakota, J.D.
- Undergraduate School: Dakota State University B.S.
Admitted to the Bar
- State of South Dakota