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: Becky Mitchell, Billings
  • Vice Chair: Bill Hand, Nye
  • Secretary: Ed Gulick, Billings
  • Assistant Secretary: Sue Beug, Red Lodge
  • Treasurer: Jeanie Alderson, Birney
  • Assistant Treasurer: Deborah Muth, Bozeman

At-Large Board Members

  • Janet McMillan, Greenough
  • Walter Archer, Billings
  • Alaina Buffalo Spirit, Lame Deer
  • Jean Dahlman, Forsyth

Affiliate Representatives

  • Bear Creek Council: Nathan Varley, Gardiner, and Vicki Sielaff, Livingston
  • 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: Rachel Torres, Glendive, and Ali Davis, Glendive
  • McCone Agricultural Protection Organization: Charlie Yarger, Circle
  • Rosebud Protective Association: Clint McRae, Colstrip
  • Sleeping Giant Citizens Council: Sarah Erb, Helena, and Patricia Bik, Helena
  • Stillwater Protective Association: Ed Barta, Billings, and Charles Sangmeister, Nye
  • Yellowstone Bend Citizens Council: Joan Kresich, Livingston, Ken Decker, Livingston, and Catherine Logan, Emigrant
  • Yellowstone Valley Citizens Council: Stuart Shay, Billings, and Emma Kerr-Carpenter, Billings
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