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Leadership

Administration Staff


The Boys and Girls Club of Glacier Country
Mandy Anderson - Interim CEO
Mandy Anderson joined the Boys & Girls Club of Glacier Country in February of 2019 filling in the new position of Director of Development. She has years of experience in the Nonprofit world and was the Community Programs Coordinator for United Way in Casper, WY for 4 years before moving to Montana. She obtained her Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the University of Wyoming in May 2018 and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Utah. She truly enjoys bettering herself by learning new skills and dedicates herself to completing the Mission of her work. She is excited to be stepping into the role of Interim CEO as the Organization moves forward towards its future plans of expansion and impacting the lives of more youth in Columbia Falls and the Flathead Valley as a whole. Originally from Utah, Mandy has lived all over the western states including Colorado and Wyoming. Her personal hobbies include reading a good book, coffee dates with friends, hiking and going to the beach at Whitefish Lake with her toddler. Mandy is thrilled to be in this beautiful area of Montana and is excited to explore the wilderness with her husband and young daughter.
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Pam Koller - Unit Director
Pamela Koller joined our team in June 2019 as our Unit Director. Pamela brings 15 years of management experience in which part of that time she was the Midwest Manager for AT&T, a corporate trainer for Verizon and support staff for Missoula Development Services. A Montana native, she is looking forward to many years of serving youth at the Boys & Girls Club of Glacier Country. She has actively searched for a place to give back and has a kind heart and willingness to make a difference in our community. Pam has three daughters and 6 grandchildren. She enjoys a wide variety of crafting, hiking, fishing and has a passion for photography. She shares her time and adventures with her two dogs and her husband Scott.
Steven Crews - Teen Director
Steven Crews joined The Boys and Girls club in October of 2019. Before that he worked at Best Buy as a Sales Associate and Sales Manager. Steven moved to Montana in March of 2017 from Huntsville, Alabama, where he also worked for Best Buy as a Sales associate and Home Theater Supervisor. He moved to Montana to help plant Gateway Church as the Worship Pastor. Steven has always had a heart for teens and seeing those teens succeed in life. He loves to play video games, read, hike, working out and being outside. He is excited to start the High School program and see high schoolers be prepared for life after they graduate!

Our Board Members


The Boys and Girls Club of Glacier Country
Anton Kaufer, Board Member, Resource Development Committee Co-Chairperson
In his role as director of advertising for the Daily Inter Lake and Hagadone Media Montana, Anton leads advertising & marketing strategy, business growth and sales development for the Daily Inter Lake, Whitefish Pilot, Hungry Horse News as well as Hagadone Media Montana. He also writes a column for Flathead Business providing digital marketing insight and tips for local businesses. He joined the Montana Hagadone team in January 2017. Anton has been working in digital marketing for 25+ years and held several sales, marketing & advertising leadership roles throughout New England and Louisiana. Before moving to Montana, he served as the director of sales for the Shreveport Times/USA Today Network in Shreveport, Louisiana. Still “new” to the Flathead Valley, Anton hails from the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts and studied business at Berkshire Community College and University of Lowell. He’s currently on the board of the Boys & Girls Club of Glacier Country, Montana Newspaper Advertising Service, and Glacier AERO. He’s a 2019 graduate of Leadership Flathead. He and his wife Betsy live in Creston with their son Alex, two cats – Toonces and Marvin, and shelter dog Addy. In his free time, Anton can be found hiking the Northern Rockies, cycling the back roads or canoeing the many waterways of NW Montana.
Jeri Moon
Jeri Moon - Board Secretary & Resource Development Co-Chair
Jeri Moon spends her workdays with Northwest Montana Association of REALTORS® (NMAR) as the Chief Executive Officer for their 970 member association. Jeri came to the Flathead Valley from Helena, where she worked for both the Helena Association of REALTORS® and Montana Association of REALTORS® for nine years. She also worked for the United Methodist Church. A native of Missoula and graduate of the University of Montana, Jeri’s heartstrings have always pulled her to the Flathead Valley. She moved here in October, 2016. Years ago, she student taught at Bigfork Elementary School and spent countless summers volunteering her time as a program coordinator and adult leader at Flathead United Methodist Church Camp. Today we are fortunate to have Jeri’s dedication as a Boys and Girls Club Board of Director. She’s committed to the club because of her past experiences of working with youth and knowing a community program like the Boys and Girls Club can make a world of difference in a child’s life.
Jerramy Dear-Ruel, Board Member
Jerramy is from Missoula, Montana where he graduated from Hellgate High School and the University of Montana (GO GRIZ!). He obtained a Bachelor of Science in Forestry Resource Management with a minor in Anthropology. During college he worked as a Wildland Firefighter with the Missoula Ranger District to pay for tuition. After graduating he became a US Peace Corps Volunteer serving two years in Bulgaria working with Strandja Nature Preserve and the local youth. He has always had a passion for public service and helping others. These qualities eventually led him to work in the nonprofit sector. Before that, Jerramy attended and successfully completed three different law enforcement academies, working his way up from Detention Officer with the City of Boulder, Colorado to Law Enforcement Park Ranger in Glacier National Park. Relocating to the Flathead Valley fulltime, he was the founding Executive Director for Sparrow’s Nest of NW MT. This organization provides resources and housing for unaccompanied homeless high school students in the Valley. Currently he is a self-employed working as a Community Consultant and helping out at the Flathead City-County Health Department in the COVID-19 response unit. Jerramy is passionate about community and is a huge advocate for youth which led him to join Boys and Girls Club of Glacier Country as a Board Member. He enjoys the many outdoor activities with his daughter and traveling to far off places.
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Justin Lee Board President
• CEO and Co-Founder of Berube Physical Therapy
• Co-Founder and Director of One Care

Justin moved to Montana in early 2014 from Montrose, Colorado. Justin’s experience and background includes: Service in the U.S. Navy from 2000 - 2005 as a helicopter rescue swimmer. Service in the Army National Guard from 2005 to 2018 as an Infantry squad leader. While part-time in the National Guard, he has worked as a trucking terminal manger, store manager, marketing account executive, Deputy Sheriff, recruiter, corporate executive and is currently a business owner. Justin brings strong leadership, an entrepreneurial spirit, mentorship and well-rounded business experience to his company. He has a very clear understanding of organizational management, vision, corporate finances, and being a positive, supportive team member. As a CEO, Justin leads his team by helping navigate the everyday business waters, directly managing the administration, and making sure the executives' and company’s overall vision burns bright. He lives in Columbia Falls with his family.
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Lauren Markle, Board Treasurer
Lauren is a Consumer Loan Officer at Park Side Credit Union with prior experience in banking and retail management. Lauren is passionate about creating meaningful relationships through her work, enhancing workplace culture, and team leadership. Lauren holds an associate’s degree in Business Administration from Okanagan College in Kelowna, British Columbia, a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Northern State University in Aberdeen, South Dakota, and is working towards completion of a master’s degree in Banking and Financial Services, also through Northern State University. Lauren has been a board member for the Boys and Girls Club of Glacier Country since March 2018 and currently serves as the Treasurer. She was initially drawn to the Club because she is also a Columbia Falls parent and wanted to help make a difference in the lives of the children in our community that need us most. She truly believes that with the right support and a positive atmosphere, every child has the potential to be great. Lauren and her husband, Tyler, have been married for 10 years and have two school-aged daughters. As a family, they enjoy skiing at Big Mountain, playing soccer in their back yard, and their monthly tradition of “Star Wars and Nachos Night”.
Shane Parks, Board Member
Shane is an IT Specialist at Park Side Credit Union with past experience in Consulting and Management, and is passionate in operational efficiency and improvement through the use of data. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems from The University of Montana in Missoula, MT, as well as a master’s degree in Business Administration from The University of Montana. Shane joined the Boys & Girls Club of Glacier Country’s board to help motivate and educate tomorrow’s youth towards achieving their goals and dreams. He and his wife, Mackenna, along with their two dogs, Jaxson & Bear, enjoy going on adventures around the state as well as renovating their new home.


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