Lt. Gov. Cooney and Commerce Director Haxby-Cote Honor Affordable Housing Champions Tuesday, May 1, 2018/Categories: Community Development Division, Montana Housing Lieutenant Governor Mike Cooney and Montana Department of Commerce Director Pam Haxby-Cote today presented awards to Montana’s affordable housing champions during the Annual Montana Housing Partnership Conference. These awards are presented to individuals and organizations that have shown extraordinary success while working on community revitalization projects or the development of affordable housing. “Supporting the development of affordable homes for Montana individuals and families is only possible through collaboration,” Lt. Gov. Cooney said. “These housing champions have spent much of their careers focused on strengthening our vibrant communities. It’s their passion and commitment which allows us to create more affordable housing opportunities across Montana.” Lifetime Achievement awards were presented to: Barbara Miller Founder, National Affordable Housing Network Executive Director, local Habitat for Humanity of Southwest Montana Revonda Stordahl Executive Director, Butte Housing Authority Jack Prothero Vice President, Western Security Bank in Great Falls Public Service Boards: Montana Board of Investments, Joint Issues Committee for the Public Employees Retirement Services, Neighborhood Housing Services of Great Falls, President, Montana HomeOwnership Network Jim Weber 25 years on NeighborWorks Great Falls Board of Commissioners Senior Investigator and Montana Field Manager, U.S. Department of Labor Also honored for their outstanding service were several statewide partners: 2018 Montana Housing Top Participating Lender – Mann Mortgage 2018 Montana Housing Top Producing Loan Officer South-Central Region – Curt Gannon - Glacier Bank Print Tags: Affordable Housing Community Development Housing Pam Haxby-Cote Mike Cooney Awards Please login or register to post comments.