Jeanette is a Montanan raised in Culbertson and Wolf Point. She attended college at Montana State University in Bozeman, MT earning a BS and Master’s Degree…Go Cats!! After graduation, she taught school in Hamilton, MT and was an instructor at Western Montana College in Dillon, MT. After which, she spent 30 years as a Middle School Principal in Fresno Unified School District in Fresno, CA.
While living in California, Jeanette and her husband always knew they would one day return to Montana to live. She and her late husband, Bill, discovered beautiful Polson, Montana and built a home to be ready when they retired.
Jeanette is so happy living in Polson; she is committed to helping this small beautiful town be a vibrant and welcoming place to live. She wants to help further the mission of the Greater Polson Community Foundation. She considers it a great honor to be a member of the Foundation Board.