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Dan Carter, University Relations, 657-2269

October 19, 2009

MSU Billings Foundation elects new officers

MSU BILLINGS NEWS SERVICES —  The Montana State University Billings Foundation Board of Trustees recently elected officers and new trustees.

Officers are:
Chairman — Joe McClure, CEO, Advanced Care Hospital of Montana;
Vice-Chairman — Joel Guthals, President, Guthals Hunnes & Reuss, PC;
Immediate Past Chair — Sharon Peterson, Associate Director, Leadership Montana;
Secretary – Melanie Schwarz, Owner, saltStudio Billings;
Treasurer – Don Allen, Retired CPA, Anderson Zurmuehlen & CO PC

New Trustees elected are:
Bobby Anner-Hughes, attorney with Anner-Hughes Law Firm; Sharon Ille, retired school counselor; Mark Dawson, Broker/Owner, Century 21 Hometown Brokers; Curt Kochner, retired vice chancellor for   student affairs at MSU Billings; Joanne Sheridan, shareholder with Anderson, Zurmuehlen & Co.; Frank Cross, owner of Reporter Big Sky Office; Kris Aschim, promotions director at  KULR 8; Dr. Kurt Toenjes, assistant professor of biology at MSU Billings.

The core purpose of the MSU Billings Foundation is to help the university achieve excellence. Its mission is to advance the goals of MSU Billings through the solicitation, investment, and stewardship of financial support for the university.  The foundation promotes philanthropy, campus and community partnerships, and educational opportunities.

To find out more about the foundation, call 657-2244 or go to

Don Allen Aschim Cross Dawson
Don Allen Kris Aschim Frank Cross Mark Dawson
Guthals Hughes Ille Kochner
Joel Guthals Bobby Anner-Hughes Sharon Ille Curt Kochner
McClure Sharon Peterson Melanie Schwarz Sheridan
Joe McClure Sharon Peterson Melanie Schwarz Joanne Sheridan
Kurt Toenjes      
Kurt Toenjes      

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