Dr. Jeffrey Rausch attended High School in Gettysburg, SD. Following High School, Dr. Rausch went on to receive a BS in Biology at USD and furthered his education at the Illinois College of Optometry. Dr. Rausch is married to Diane and they have two children together,  Kyle 31, Kristin 35 and  5 grandchildren ages 1 to 6 years.
Dr. Rausch has served as:
  • President of South Dakota Optometric Society.
  • South Dakota Board of Examiners in Optometry.
  • South Dakota Service to the Blind and Visually Impaired Board of Directors.
  • Currently serving on the Board of Directors of the Northern Plains Eye Foundation.
Dr. Rausch interests include:
  • Traveling both in the US and abroad with Diane
  • Raising trees and pheasants on the 120 year old farm started by my grandfather
  • Spoiling his Grandchildren in Minneapolis and Brookings
  • Hiking and snowshoeing at the Black Hills Cabin
  • Motorcycle riding
  • Hunting pheasants with family and friends
  • Reading (non-fiction and history)