Inside the office: Kiersten spends her time bragging about Forward Montana’s badass programs, staff, and interns.
Outside the office: You can find Kiersten eating french fries after a long day in the mountains or dancing the night away.
Inside the Office: Amara enjoys telling poorly delivered jokes to anyone who will listen and being inspired by the young people that walk through the doors of FMT everyday.
Outside the Office: Amara likes to drink wine and spend time with her angel pup, Ren — also known as Rennifer, and provide skincare consultations to her friends (even when they haven’t requested one).
Inside the Office: Erin is doing her best to know the whos who and the whats what after relocating to Missoula from Kentucky in January 2018. #AspiringHBIC
Outside the Office: Erin can be found basking in the sun like an iguana.
Inside the Office: Pari gets SO excited about the people and places of Eastern Montana and how hard our volunteers and interns work to make it a better, more inclusive place.
Inside the Office: Emma gets nerdy with the data and is energized by intern and volunteer passion for youth engagement.
Outside the Office: Emma can be found rambling around the mountains, rescuing overripe produce, or making unconventional concoctions in the kitchen.
Inside the Office: Laura spends her time uplifting youth voices in Great Falls so we can cultivate an ethic of civic engagement and channel our diverse perspectives towards shaping a brighter future in our community.
Out of Office: You can find Laura absorbing the breathtakingly beautiful Montana landscape while bicycling, snuggled up reading novels, or in the kitchen listening to podcasts and experimenting with new recipes.
Inside the Office: Kenzie can be found making reliably undignified facial expressions during Zoom calls and happily wrangling a small but mighty herd of interns.
Outside the Office: Kenzie chronically overuses the word “Yeehaw” and channels the major horse-girl energy leftover from her childhood into watercolor paintings of oddly-proportioned cowgirls
Inside the Office: Alice is likely thinking up ways to make feminism more intersectional and smiling at the fierce advocacy of her coworkers and mentors at Forward Montana.
Outside the Office: Alice can be found running around the mountains and attempting to make an elaborate fancy cheese board in the backcountry.