Board of Directors

Executive Committee


  • Anita Black

    Board Position - Secretary

    Company - Joy Global

    Company Position - Purchasing and Warehouse Manager

    Anita is a Wyoming native.  She worked for Kiewit Mining Group at Decker Coal for ...

  • Dana Miller-Eiland

    Board Position - President

    Company - Sign Boss, LLC

    Company Position - The Boss

    Dana and her husband, Rick Eiland, started SignBoss LLC in September of 2010. To ...

  • Jeff Bumgarner

    Board Position – Vice President

    Company – Powder River Energy Corporation

    Company Position – Vice President of Member Service

    Jeff grow up in rural Oregon, the son of ...

  • Tom Brantz

    Board Position - Treasurer

    Company - First Interstate Bank

    Company Position - President

    Wyoming Native; Born and raised in Sheridan, Wyoming

    Started employment with First Interstate Bank in ...

 

 

Directors


  • Brian Ailts

    Board Position - Director

    Company - First National bank of Gillette

    Company Position - Senior Lender

    Raised on a farm in Minnesota, Brian graduated from South Dakota State ...

  • Jeff Wasserburger

    Board Position - Director

    Company - Campbell County School District

    Company Position - Director of Public Relations

    Elected position - State Senator, District 23

    Jeff has served the students and citizens ...

  • Louise Carter-King

    Board Position - Director

    Company - City of Gillette

    Company Position - Mayor

    Louise has been a resident of Gillette since 1975 and became a business owner In 1978 ...

  • Mark Christensen

    Board Position - Director

    Company - MC Family of Companies

    Company Position - Owner / President / CEO

    Mark A. Christensen is a fourth-generation Campbell County native who was raised ...

  • Michelle Butler

    Board Position - Director

    Company - Cloud Peak Energy

    Company Position - Manager, Public Affairs and Community Relations

    Michelle Butler is the Manager, Public Affairs and Community Relations for ...

  • Patrick Davidson

    Board Position - Director

    Company - City of Gillette

    Company Position -  City Administrator

     

  • Robert Palmer

    Board Position - Director

    Company - Campbell County

    Company Position - Office of Commissioners, Administrative Director

    Robert P. Palmer was born in Billings MT, ...

  • Rusty Bell

    Board Position - Director

    Company - Campbell County

    Company Position - Commissioner

    Rusty was born and raised in Gillette, Wyoming. After graduating high school in 1992 from Campbell ...

  • Scott Durgin

    Board Position - Director

    Company - Peabody Energy - Powder River Basin Operations

    Company Position - Senior Vice President

    Mr. Durgin joined Peabody Energy in 1995 and has ...

 

 

Ex-Officio


 

  • Janell Oberlander - Gillette College
  • Gail Lofing - Campbell County  Chamber of Commerce

 

 

 

Staff


  • Mary Melaragno

    Board Position - Staff

    Company - Energy Capital Economic Development

    Company Position - Director of Business Retention and Expansion

    Mary is a South Dakota native who moved to ...

  • Phil Christopherson

    Board Position - Staff

    Company - Energy Capital Economic Development

    Company Position - CEO

    Phil is a Wyoming native and has lived in the state most of his ...

 

Strategic Plan