Board of Directors

Members of the Northern Plains Board of Directors are elected by the membership annually. The Board meets six times a year.  Current members of the Board of Directors:

Board Officers

  • Chair: Kate French, Bozeman
  • Vice Chair: Becky Mitchell, Billings
  • Secretary: Ed Gulick, Billings
  • Assistant Secretary: Cindy Webber, Big Timber
  • Treasurer: Jeanie Alderson, Birney
  • Assistant Treasurer: Deborah Muth, Red Lodge
  • Past Chair: Steve Charter, Shepherd

At-Large Board Members

  • Janet McMillan, Greenough
  • Walter Archer, Olive
  • Alaina Buffalo Spirit, Lame Deer
  • Morgan Pett, Miles City

Affiliate Representatives

  • Bear Creek Council: Nathan Varley, Gardiner
  • Beartooth Alliance: Nellie Israel, Silver Gate / Joliet
  • Bull Mountain Land Alliance: Ellen Pfister, Shepherd, and Steve Charter, Shepherd
  • Carbon County Resource Council: Bill DeGroot, Red Lodge, and Becky Grey, Red Lodge
  • Central Montana Resource Council: Roger Lohrer, Lewistown, and Noel Birkland, Lewistown
  • Cottonwood Resource Council: Cindy Webber, Big Timber
  • Dawson Resource Council: Seth Newton, Glendive
  • McCone Agricultural Protection Organization: Charlie Yarger, Circle
  • Rosebud Protective Association: 
  • Sleeping Giant Citizens Council: Sarah Erb, Helena, and Patricia Bik, Helena
  • Stillwater Protective Association: Bill Hand, Nye, and Charles Sangmeister, Nye
  • Yellowstone Bend Citizens Council: Joan Kresich, Livingston, and Catherine Logan, Emigrant
  • Yellowstone Valley Citizens Council: Stuart Shay, Billings
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Billings, Montana 59101
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