Matthew W. Van Heuvelen, an attorney at Davenport Evans, has been accepted into the 28th session of Leadership Sioux Falls.  The goal of the program, which is sponsored by the Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce, is to inform, challenge and motivate participants by providing information on community resources, discussing community concerns, interacting with community leaders and building a sense of community trusteeship.

This year’s class was selected from more than 65 applications received. Due to the nature of the program, class size is limited to 30-33 participants each year. Since the program’s inception in 1986, more than 760 people have graduated. More information about Leadership Sioux Falls can be found here.

Van Heuvelen, a native of Urbandale, Iowa, is an associate in the firm’s Tax, Employee Benefits, Estates and Trusts Practice Groups who specializes in trust administration, dynasty trusts, estate planning and business transactions.

Davenport, Evans, Hurwitz & Smith, LLP, located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, is one of the State’s largest law firms. The firm’s attorneys provide business and litigation counsel to individuals and corporate clients in a variety of practice areas. For more information about Davenport Evans, visit or call 605-336-2880.