Rural Institute Staff

Paula McElwee
Associate Director

Kaitlin Fertaly
Evaluation Services Director

Annie L. Glover
Senior Research Scientist

Jobyna McCarthy
Family Navigator

Luke Santore
Researcher in Training

Carly Holman
Program Evaluator

Catherine Ipsen
RTC:Rural Director

Connie Lewis
Business Team

Dave Gentry
Assistive Technology Resource Coordinator

Ellen Condon
Project Co-Director Transition and Employment projects

Jennifer Banna
Center Coordinator, Montana Family to Family Health Information Center

Wisam Raheem
Accessible Technology & Media Design Specialist 

Megan Nelson
Research Analyst

Madi Kelly
Madison Kelly

Assistive Technology Ambassador

Shawna Hanson

Outreach Coordinator

Jordan (Jo) Costello
Instructional Online Designer

Gretchen Neal
Project Evaluator

Kim Brown
Project Director

Rayna Sage
Project Director

Michelle Allen
Assistive Technology Specialist

Krys Standley
Research Associate

Andrew Myers

Project Director

Patrick Boise
Patrick E. Boise
Health Economist

Liz Kuehn
MonTECH Eastern Clinic Coordinator



Molly Kimmel
Interim Executive Director, MonTECH Program Director & URLEND Faculty

Theresa Tucker
Assistive Technology Eastern Montana

Molly Haniszewski
Communications Coordinator & Data Manager

McKenzie Javorka

Rosemary B. Hughes
Senior Research Scientist

Kendra Joyce
Assistive Technology Ambassador

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Haley Permar
Research & Evaluation Associate

Jeff Gutierrez
Knowledge Translation Coordinator

Sarah Reese
Program Evaluator


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Carissa Russell
Data/Research Analyst

Meg Traci
Project Director


Tarra Thomas
Family Delegate

Madeline Woo
Affiliate Researcher

Lillie Greiman
Project Director

James Poelstra
Information Technology Manager

Theresa Baldry

Project Coordinator

Julie Williams
Media Information Specialist

Valerie Costilla
Business Team

Kim Herron
Business Team Leader

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