The Billings Chamber of Commerce has announced its 2014-2015 board of directors, effective July 1, 2014, through June 30, 2015.
The Executive Board is comprised of Ron Yates, Eide Bailly, LLP, chair; Jeff Walters, Vertex Consulting Group, chair-elect; Butch Bratsky, Stockman Bank, treasurer; and Karen Fagg, H-B Property MT, past chair. Two new members to the Board of Directors are Chris Dimock of Elation and Nichole Mehling-Miles of the Hilton Garden Inn.
The additional directors that make up the Chamber board are Kris Carpenter, Sanctuary/Joy of Living/Joy of Kids; Bill Cole, Cole Law Firm; Julie Dial, Western Heritage Center; Patrice Elliott, Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.; Ginny Hart, Big Horn Resort; Allyn Hulteng, Billings Gazette Communications; Jeff Junkert, Jeff Junkert Construction Inc.; Greg Kohn, Vistage Billings; Casey McGowan, Trailhead Spirits; Mark Mueller, SM Energy Co., and Mark Nook, Montana State University Billings.
Ex-officio members are Steve Arveschoug, Big Sky EDA; Terry Bouck, Billings School District No. 2; Jim Reno, Yellowstone County Commissioners; and Tina Volek, City of Billings.