Great Northern Development Corporation

Your compass to economic development in Northeast Montana

"It only takes one action to start a ripple effect." - Anonymous

FY 2017 Board of Directors

Back row (left to right): Frank French, Gordon Oelkers and Doug Smith Front row (left to right): Peggy Nerud, Duane Kurokawa, Sonya Southland, Gary MacDonald, Mike Downs, Tara Thoeny, Darell Synan and Natasha Knowlton

Back row (left to right): Frank French, Gordon Oelkers and Doug Smith

Front row (left to right): Peggy Nerud, Duane Kurokawa, Sonya Southland, Gary MacDonald, Mike Downs, Tara Thoeny, Darell Synan and Natasha Knowlton

 

The Great Northern Development Corporation Board of Directors is composed of a minimum of fifteen (15) Directors: two (2) representing each of the 6 Counties, one (1) representing each City, five (5) representing the Tribal Government and the Native American population, and one (1) representing each of the Local Development Corporations.  The Board members appointed by the members they are to represent. 

 

FY Members (based on dues paid as of June 30, 2015)

Counties: Daniels, McCone, Sheridan, Roosevelt, Garfield and Valley

Cities & Towns: Glasgow, Wolf Point, Scobey, Plentywood, Culbertson, Circle and Jordan

 

Executive Board

President: Frank French, Sheridan County

Past President: Mona Amundson, Valley County

1st Vice President: Duane Kurokawa, Roosevelt County

2nd Vice President: Jim Moos, McCone County

Secretary/Treasurer: Sonya Southland, City of Scobey

 

General Board

Peggy Nerud, McCone County

Tara Thoeny, Town of Circle

Teddy Robertson, Garfield County

Mike Downs, Town of Jordan

Gary MacDonald, Roosevelt County

Chris Dschaak, City of Wolf Point

Robert Kompel, City of Glasgow

Gary Linder, Daniels County

Doug Smith, Sheridan County

Richard Rice, Sheridan County

Roxanne Gourneau, Fort Peck Tribes

Lonnie Headdress, Fort Peck Tribes

Rodney Miller, Fort Peck Tribes

Natasha Knowlton, Fort Peck Tribes

Haven Gourneau, Fort Peck Community College

TeAra Bilbruck, Two Rivers Economic Growth

 

2017 Quarterly Board Meeting Minutes

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October

You think you’re just a drop in the ocean...but look at the ripple effect one drop can make!
— Anonymous