Month: November 2018

Episode 10: Leadership Montana

Chantel Schieffer, CEO and President of Leadership Montana, talks about why Leadership Montana was created in the wake of a very contentious 2001 Montana legislative session, how this organization promotes civility and collaboration across our state, and even offers listeners some tools for having difficult but necessary conversations.

Learn more about Leadership Montana at  Check out the Seat at the Table concept at Also, Living Room Conversations ( is a great tool for having challenging conversations in your community, and finally, check out Women Leading Montana’s facebook page here!  (

Episode 9: Reaching Home – Missoula’s 10-Year Plan to End Homelessness

Theresa Williams, Coordinator of Reaching Home, Missoula’s 10-year Plan to End Homelessness, comes on the show to talk about why Reaching Home was created, the nuts and bolts of the plan itself, along with the successes and challenges she has seen while coordinating this ambitious plan, and much more!

Check out the the Reaching Home plan here. 

Also check out the City of Missoula’s Department of Housing and Community Development here.

As always, thanks for listening!