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: Sue Beug, Red Lodge
  • Secretary: Beth Kaeding, Bozeman
  • Assistant Secretary: Deb Muth, Red Lodge
  • Treasurer: Ed Gulick, Billings
  • Assistant Treasurer: Jeanie Alderson, Birney

At-Large Board Members

  • Karen Stevenson, Miles City
  • John Brown, Shepherd
  • Alaina Buffalo Spirit, Lame Deer
  • Jean Dahlman, Forsyth

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: Becky Grey, Red Lodge
  • Central Montana Resource Council: Roger Lohrer, Lewistown, and Noel Birkland, Lewistown
  • Cottonwood Resource Council: Cindy Webber, Big Timber, and Connor Murnion, Reed Point
  • Dawson Resource Council: Rachel Torres, Glendive
  • McCone Agricultural Protection Organization: 
  • Rosebud Protective Association: Clint McRae, Forsyth
  • Sleeping Giant Citizens Council: 
  • Stillwater Protective Association: Edward Barta
  • Yellowstone Bend Citizens Council: Joan Kresich, Livingston, and Ken Decker, Livingston
  • Yellowstone Valley Citizens Council: Stuart Shay, Billings, and Emma Kerr-Carpenter, Billings