Donald J Hartman, President
Donald has been married to his wife, Melissa, for forty-nine years and has three children; John, Mary Pat, and Jennifer. He has ten grandchildren and one great grandson. Don attended one year at Miles Community College and went on to become a Certified Public Accountant since 1975.
Sheryl Cathey, Vice President
Sheryl graduated from Custer County District High School. While married and with children at home, she attended Missoula Vocational Technology Center where she received her Associated of Applied Science Degree in Office Administration. She also has a Certificate in Bookkeeping.
Jeff Johnstone, Treasurer
Ted Stein, Secretary
Ted Stein was born in Glasgow, but raised down in Florida graduating from St. Cloud High School. After high school, he moved back to Montana and attended Miles Community College graduating with an Associate of Arts degree. After MCC, he attended several different universities before graduating from the University of Nebraska at Kearney with a Bachelor of Science degree in Sports Administration and a minor in Business Administration. Immediately following UNK, he completed his Master of Science degree online through American Public University. Since then, Ted ran the Centra Athletic Center at MCC for five years before moving on to become the Sales Center Manager for the Coca-Cola Bottling Company High Country in Miles City. During his time with Coke, he helped renew the current exclusivity contract including the purchase of the scoreboard at Mid-Rivers Field for the softball program. He is currently an insurance agent for the Fred Wacker Agency in Miles City. Ted has one daughter.
Dr. McFarland was elected to the Board of Trustees in 2005. He has been a dentist in Miles City for 17 years. After growing up in Fort Benton, MT, he received his bachelor's degree from Carroll College and received his DDS from the University of Minnesota Dental School.
Joe Bennett was born in Nashville Tennessee in 1941. He graduated from East Nashville High School in 1959 and the College at Tennessee Tech with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He served 8 years in United States Marine Corps, Naval Aviator, KC 130 pilot and served 26 months in Vietnam, retiring as a Captain. He was an International airline pilot for Pan American Airlines for 25 years, retiring in 1991 as a Captain. He was also an international airline pilot with Delta Airlines for 10 years retiring as a Captain in 2001. Joe is currently a rancher in the Hathaway, MT area. He and his wife, Mary Lynne, celebrated their anniversary of 53 years in 2019. Joe has two children, daughter Corinne Bennett and son Bryon Bennett, and three grandchildren.
Mia Mintz was raised on a family ranch near Rosebud. She is an MCC graduate , and as a young, single mother, she raised her daughter, Kami, with the guidance & support of her parents while attending college. She is a 20-year member of the Miles City Rotary Club and has volunteered on several boards throughout her careers in banking and hospitality. Mia and her husband Jim enjoy golfing and spending time with family, including grandkids Gabriel & Kendall.
Ms. Morford was elected to the Board of Trustees in 2013. Debbie recently retired after working as the Manager of the Miles City Field Office with the Bureau of Land Management with responsibility for overseeing public lands and resources in 17 counties in eastern Montana. Debbie received her Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from Colorado State University.
James Lucas, Emeritus