The 2020-2021 Chamber Board

President

Lee Johnson, Montasia

Lee is a 5th generation Montanan, whose family homesteaded in the Belt area before moving to Bozeman. After graduating from MSU, he's served on local community service projects from accompanying the Montana State High School Culinary Champions to Nationals, to several cycling, trail, and agriculture projects. His wife Yokie is a chemical engineer at Sibanye Stillwater Mine. Yokie is from Malaysia, where the family owns a durian plantation and hotel. With two patents on bicycle derailleur systems, he's a passionate biker, and is usually out riding when he's not at MontAsia, or homeschooling Rose. 

Director

Terri Briggs, Big Moose Resort

 

Treasurer

Mona Abelseth, Cooke City Motorsports

Owner/President at Cooke City Motorsports & Crown Butte Rentals LLC

 

Director

Jill Warren, Creekside of Yellowstone

 

Jill and her family bought property in Silver Gate in 1998, spending summers and holidays in this amazing region. When she and her husband Greg Shifflett retired from their jobs as science teachers, they moved here full time in 2016 and began operating Creekside at Yellowstone, a vacation rental home. Jill and Greg have a daughter and a son. Jill looks forward to contributing to the Board and the community in any way she can.

 

Director

April Bennett, Super 8 Motel

Director

Bob Smith, Bearclaw Bakery

Director

Cheryl Ciccarelli, Stop The Car Trading Post

Executive Director

Donna Rowland

 

Donna Rowland is the Executive Director of the Chamber.  She grew up in Wisconsin and has lived here for over 17 years.  Donna oversees the daily operations of the Chamber and the Visitor Center. She has served as a volunteer in many different ways including serving on several community boards.  

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