DSCN6384a_Paint_Brush-300x225Foy’s to Blacktail Trails, Inc. is guided by its volunteer Board of Directors:

Kelly O’Brien, Chair

Jim Watson, Vice Chair

Trish Eaton, Treasurer

Grete Gansauer, Secretary

Jenny Cloutier

Matthews Bradley

Charline Payne

Dick Lauer

Bryson Pelc

Jandy Cox

Other volunteers serve on committees:

Easement Acquisition Task Force
Tom Esch


Gabriel Dillon, Administrative Coordinator (Part Time)
Gabe joined us in January, 2017 as our only paid staff person. Gabe worked as a teacher in a school for at-risk youth for 11 years and served an administrative role for the last three. He moved to the Flathead Valley in 2016 but has been enjoying Herron Park for the last decade during visits to Kalispell.

Summer Interns 2015

Grete Gansauer (now a board member!)
Mari Stoner – See Mari’s beautiful FTBT Photo Essay from her Patagonia-sponsored internship

Emeritus Board Members
Kudos to these former board members for their extraordinary service and devotion:

Rosemary McKinnon
Liz Seabaugh
Tom Esch
Liz Makman
Cliff Kipp
Carol Bibler
Danielle Coffman

Corporate Sponsors

Special thanks to the following Corporate Sponsors who supported our campaign to expand Herron Park: Valley Bank of Kalispell, Three Rivers Bank of Montana, Pacific Steel and Recycling, Plum Creek Foundation Glacier Bank of Kalispell,  Montana Academy, Dean and Leininger (Linda P. Real Estate), Northwest Imaging, Murphy Oil Company, Jordahl and Sliter,  Wells Fargo Bank of Kalispell, Applied Materials Foundation,  D.A. Davidson,Whitefish Credit Union, Burlington Northern Santa Fe Foundation, and Park Side Credit Union.


Other community members, too numerous to list here, help us in a variety of ways, large and small. We are grateful for their support!