Health and Wellness

Led by Rick Haraldson, CEO of the Sidney Health Center, and Larry White, Associate Professor at the School of Public Health and Community Health Service at the University of Montana, the Health and Wellness (KIN) was asked to identify both opportunities for and challenges to growth in Montana’s health and wellness industries. Members of this KIN discussed and formulated goals and objectives to facilitate growth and prosperity in the industry.

Health and Wellness KIN Recommendation Report

Thank you to the KIN members:

  • Larry White, Consultant, Missoula (Co-Chair)
  • Rick Haraldson, Sidney Health Center, Sidney (Co-Chair)
  • Kent Burgess, St. John’s Lutheran Ministries, Billings
  • Maria Clemons, Northwest Community Health Center, Libby
  • Jodi Daly, Western Montana Health Center, Missoula
  • Jim Edwards, Leavitt Great West Insurance Services, Helena
  • Bina Eggensperger, Clark Fork Valley Hospital, Thompson Falls
  • Jeff Fee, St Patrick Hopsital, Missoula
  • John Felton, RiverStone Health, Billings
  • David Forbes, retired, Univeristy of Montana, Frenchtown
  • John Goodnow, Benefis Health System, Great Falls
  • Chris Halko, Pharmacist, Fort Benton
  • Randy Holom, Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital, Glasgow
  • Dan Keith, It Starts with Me Health Promotion Programs, Missoula
  • Lenette Kosovich, Rimrock, Billings
  • Steve McNeece, Community Hospital of Anaconda, Anaconda
  • Barbara Mettler, South Central Montana Regional Mental Health Center, Billings
  • Larry Noonan, Aware Inc., Anaconda
  • Kevin Pitzer, Bozeman Deaconess Health Services, Bozeman
  • Cindy Smith, Bulhook Community Health Center, Havre
  • Paul Teagle, The Goodman Group, Missoula
  • Nick Wolter, Billings Clinic, Billings
  • Bill Woody, Consumer Direct Personal Care, Billings