Led by Bill Wilmouth, President of Rocky Mountain College and Liz Moore, Executive Director of Montana Nonprofit Association, were asked to co-chair the Non-Profit Key Industry Network (KIN.) As part of the KIN, they were asked to identify both opportunities for and challenges to growth in Montana’s non-profit industry. Members of this KIN discussed and formulated goals and objectives to facilitate growth and prosperity in the industry.

Non-Profit KIN Recommendation Report

Thank you to the KIN members:

  • Bob Wilmouth, President, Rocky Mountain College (Co-Chair)
  • Liz Moore, Executive Director, Montana NonProfit Association (Co-Chair)
  • Ted Madden, CEO, Montana Healthcare Foundation
  • Kurt Alme, President/General Counsel, Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch Foundation
  • Michelle Belknap, CEO, Easter Seals Goodwill of Northern Rocky Mountains
  • Geoff Birnbaum, Executive Director, Youth Homes
  • Barb Gilskey, Executive Director, Human Resources Development Council 6
  • Kelly Bruggeman, Executive Director, First Interstate BancSystem Foundation
  • Michael Duchemin, Executive Director, C.M. Russell Museum
  • Jim FitzGerald, CEO, Intermountain
  • Rachel Haberman, Executive Director, Energy Share of Montana
  • Kathy Hadley, Executive Director, National Center for Associative Technology
  • Jasyn Harrington, Executive Director, Career Training Institute
  • Perry Hawbaker, CFO, Community Counseling and Correctional Services
  • Susan Hay-Patrick, CEO, United Way-Missoula
  • Gina Heckey, Executive Director, Foundation for Community Care
  • Judy Held, President, Catholic Foundation of Eastern Montana
  • Tammy Walston, Executive Director, Western Montana Area VI Agency on Aging
  • Tom McGree, President, Montana Ambassadors
  • Marci McLean, Executive Director, Western Native Voice
  • Heather O’Loughlin, Co-Director of Research and Development
  • Alison Paul, Executive Director, Montana Legal Services Association
  • Mark Press, CEO, Glacier Park Conservancy
  • Maureen Rude, Executive Director, NeighborWorks Montana
  • Tawyna Rupe, Fund Director, Mountain Sky Guest Ranch
  • Mary Rutherford, President/General Counsel, Montana Community Foundation
  • Jim Sayer, Executive Director, Adventure Cycling
  • Jim Stipcich, President/CEO, Student Assistance Foundation
  • Curtis Yarlott, Executive Director, St. Labre Indian School
  • Daniel Kemmis, Executive Director, Daniel Kemmis Consulting
  • Steve Arveschoug, Executive Director, Big Sky Economic Development Authority and Corporation
  • Rhonda Safford