Natural Resource

Led by Todd Myers, Vice President of Business Development for Cloud Peak Energy, and Loren Rose, Chief Operating Officer of Pyramid Mountain Lumber, the Natural Resource Key Industry Network (KIN) was asked to identify both opportunities for and challenges to growth in Montana’s natural resource industries. Members of this KIN discussed and formulated goals and objectives to facilitate growth and prosperity in the industry.

Natural Resource KIN Recommendation Report

Thank you to the KIN members:

  • Loren Rose, Pyramid Lumber (Co-Chair)
  • Todd Myers, Cloud Peak Energy (Co-Chair)
  • Mike Newton, Fisher Sand & Gravel
  • Ryan Palma, Sustainable Lumber Company
  • Tom Ray, Plum Creek
  • Chuck Roady, F.H. Stoltze Land & Lumber
  • Nancy Schlepp, Tintina Resources
  • Brent Wadman, Stillwater Mining Company
  • Bob Bartosh, Dakota/Electric/Montana Limestone
  • Nate Bean, Bitterroot Valley Forest Products
  • David Brown, Wyo-Ben
  • Chuck Buus, Barrick-Golden Sunlight Mine
  • Jeff Chaffee, Bison Engineering
  • Tony Colter, Sun Mountain Lumber
  • Tad Dale, Montana Resources
  • Dan Daly, Roseberg Forest Products
  • Greg Gannon, Holcim Cement
  • Brad Hanson, Signal Peak Energy
  • Dick Johnson, Ash Grove Cement
  • Gary Marks, Marks-Miller