Board of Directors


Executive Commitee


Jim Ness

President
Big Sky Western Bank

Term Years: 2015 - 2017
Term Years: 2018 - 2019

Bill Blackford

President - Elect
CenturyLink

Term Years: 2015 - 2017
Term Years: 2018 - 2019

Chris Darnell

Secretary
Bozeman Health

Term Years: 2014 - 2016
Term Years: 2017 - 2019

Bert Bartle

Treasurer
Opportunity Bank

Term Years: 2017-2019

Lilia Tyrrell

Past President
Kasting, Kauffman & Mersen, PC

Term Years: 2014 - 2016
Term Years: 2017 served as President
Term Years: 2018 - 2019


Board of Directors


Heather Bellamy

NorthWestern Energy

Term Years: 2017 - 2019

Kelly Bresnahan

ERA Landmark Real Estate

Term Years: 2016 - 2018

Stacie Bruno

Simms Fishing

Term Years: 2016 - 2018

Erin Gallinger

Wells Fargo Bank

Term Years: 2013 - 2015
Term Years: 2016 - 2018

Samantha Kimmet

First Interstate Bank

Term Years: 2017 - 2019

Callan Nagy

Stockman Bank

Term Years: 2017 - 2019

Jason Johnson

Prime Incorporated

Term Years: 2018 - 2020

Kurt Ratz

CTA Architects Engineers

Term Years: 2013 - 2015
Term Years: 2016 - 2018

Brie Thompson

Olivelle

Term Years: 2016 - 2018

Cory Hollern

First Security Bank

Term Years: 2018 - 2020


Ex-Officio Members (Non-Voting)


Brit Fontenot

City of Bozeman

Term Years: Joined 2017

Anya Petersen-Frey

MSU - Small Business Dev. Center TechLink Center

Term Years: Joined 2017

Jeren Starr

Northern Rocky Mtn. Economic Development District & American Bank

Term Years: Joined 2017

Katie Weaver

Park County Economic and Community Development Extension

Term Years: Joined 2017