Our Mission

To provide a safe, stable, and nurturing home where young mothers discover their strengths, and their children experience the joys of childhood.

What We Do

Mountain Home Montana provides shelter for young mothers who need a place to live, and a network of support as they create safe, stable, and nurturing homes of their own.

Mountain Home Montana Board and Staff

Executive Director
Crissie McMullan
Financial Manager
Alyssa Strauch
AmeriCorps VISTA
Hala Filipowicz
Administrative Manager
Colleen Piluso
House Manager
Theresa Catlin
Resident Care Coordinator
Heather Nutt
Resident Care Coordinator
Rhianna Loupin
Resident Care Coordinator
Karen Johnson
Resident Care Coordinator
Merri Mussell
Clinical Director
Stacy Houge
Lead Therapist
Tiffany Becker
Case Manager
Emily Copeland
Case Manager
Liz Redfern
Supported Employment Manager
Shelly Scotti
Supported Employment Coordinator
Liz Corey
Supported Employment Coordinator
Rylie Shade
Community Center Manager
Stoney Sasser
Community Support Staff
Molly Huffman
Community Support Staff
Katie Becker
Childcare Provider
Toni Parker
Parkside Credit Union
Carol Beniger, President
Foundation for Community Health
Kira Huck, Vice President
Clearwater Montana Properties
John Horton, Treasuer
Kelly Buckley, Secretary
Fleck Enterprises
Adam Fleck
Tutskey Marketing & Public Relations
Bob Tutskey
Professional Property Management, Inc.
Lisa Langston
Dayna Niebaum
Montana Campus Compact
Dannette Fadness
First Security Bank
Kori Green
Mountain Home Montana
Crissie McMullan, Executive Director
University of Montana Rural Institute
Tracy Boehm Barrett

Community Partners & Donors

Collaboration is a key component of Mountain Home’s service delivery model. Whether partners in service delivery such as housing or resources for life skills development, Mountain Home clients benefit from a strong network of generosity. Examples of partnering agencies include:

Ongoing grant funding

More than half of the budget of Mountain Home comes from key supporters including:

  • Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services
  • Missoula County
  • HUD
  • United Way of Missoula County
  • Engelhard Foundation
  • Dennis and Phyllis Washington Foundation
  • Park Side Credit Union
  • Southgate Mall

Community Partners

Mountain Home Montana is a community partner of United Way of Missoula County. We are proud of our partnership with United Way, and ask your support of the annual United Way campaign.

Mountain Home Montana is a member of the Missoula Nonprofit Network, a coalition aiming to strengthen the non-profit sector by holding joint trainings, sharing best practices and collaborating on grant resources.

Mountain Home Montana participates in the AmeriCorps VISTA program in partnership with the Prevention Resource Center. AmeriCorps VISTA is a national service program  designed to alleviate poverty by building capacity and creating sustainability.