Clay County Sheriff

Reserve Deputies

Reserve Deputy Matt Olson

Matt Olson

Reserve Deputy Matt Olson is a life long resident of Clay County and graduated from Vermillion High School in 1989.  He attended Southeast Vo-Tech in Sioux Falls, SD in the heating and cooling field.  He farms in rural Clay County and sells real estate part time.  He began work at the Clay County Sheriff's Office in 1997 as a Reserve Deputy.  In his time away from work, he enjoys spending time with his wife and four children doing many outdoor activities including camping, hunting, boating, and snowmobiling.

Reserve Deputy Shawn Fick

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Reserve Deputy Kay Luther

Matt Olson

Deputy Kay Luther was born and raised in South Dakota. She proudly served in the U.S. Army after graduation. After the Army, she moved back home to South Dakota to be closer to her family. Deputy Luther received her Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice through the University of South Dakota graduating Magna Cum Laude and is currently pursuing a graduate degree. She has been employed as a Reserve Deputy with the Clay County Sheriff’s Office since November 2015. Prior to coming to Clay County she was a Senior Officer with the Box Elder Police Department. Off duty Deputy Luther is an outdoor enthusiast who loves camping, hiking, and shooting.