Executive Director


Julie Foster

Julie Foster
RCEDA Executive Director

Julie Foster has been the Economic Development Authority, Executive Director in Ravalli County since December of 2005. Julie has been a technical assistant for cooperative development with the Montana Cooperative Development Center since April of 2004.

Julie is a 21 year veteran of small entrepreneurial Montana business. She is the founder and Director of Montana Jobs Network (MJN) and Come Home Montana.

Professional and personal interests include technology, innovative economic development, cooking and outdoor recreation with friends and family.

“I hope to continue learning from friends old and new; to turn ideas and knowledge into action whenever possible, and cultivate an environment for entrepreneurship that can flourish in our Montana communities.

I have a wonderful family, my best friend and husband Steve, and numerous friends and family”.

274 Old Corvallis Road Suite A
Hamilton, MT 59840
(406) 375-9416 – office
(406) 363-2402 – fax
Julie Foster


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