Christine Hamilton

Managing Partner, Christiansen Land and Cattle, Ltd., Kimball, SD


Class B Director


Christine Hamilton is co-owner and managing partner of Christiansen Land and Cattle, a diversified farming and ranching business involving over 25,000 acres of land in four south central South Dakota counties. She is also co-owner of Dakota Packing, Inc., a wholesale meat distribution business. In 2014 Ms. Hamilton co-founded SAB Biotherapeutics, the world’s first large-scale platform to create fully human polyclonal antibodies. She serves on SAB’s board of directors.

Past affiliations include a seat on the board of the South Dakota State University Foundation; as commissioner and chair of the South Dakota Game Fish and Parks Department and she was a founding member of the South Dakota Biotech Association. Ms. Hamilton earned her BA in Philosophy at Smith College and her MBA from the University of Arizona.