Take Your Seat At The Table October 25th!

Gallatin County, where Future West is located, is growing and changing, which brings challenges to our communities and citizens -  and also presents us with an opportunity to shape our future.  On October 25th thousands of Gallatin County residents will come together in small groups to break bread or share a cup of coffee to [...]

By | October 11th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Future West Donor Salon: Steve Fuller, Yellowstone Winterkeeper

On Thursday May 24th, Future West was honored to host internationally acclaimed photographer and writer Steven Fuller. His breathtaking photographs and powerful words bear witness to his passion for our planet's wild places, but also reveal that his heart is firmly planted in Yellowstone - where he has served as Winterkeeper for the past 45 [...]

By | June 4th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Northern Rockies Successful Communities Initiative

Future West is excited to share with you a hot off the computer visual concept paper we created for our new Successful Communities initiative (link here: Successful Communities Wireframe). We recently convened a gathering of individuals who had participated in the "Successful Communities Process" -- a series of community visioning sessions held around the region [...]

By | February 20th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Sustaining the New West: Speaker Presentations

As promised, below are the presentations of our speakers from the November 29th Sustaining the New West Conference. We are delighted to share their work with you. As with any source, please cite appropriately if you use any of the information in your work. To view the PDFs, scroll over the image and click the [...]

By | December 11th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Ralph Becker – Keynote Speaker, Sustaining the New West

Ralph Becker, Former Minority Leader of the Utah State House of Representatives, 34th Mayor of Salt Lake City, UT Ralph Becker is 43-year resident of Salt Lake City where served two terms as mayor (2008-2015). He also served in the Utah State Legislature as a member of the House of Representatives for 11 years (1996-2007). [...]

By | October 20th, 2017|News, Speaker Bio|0 Comments

Sustaining the New West – Agenda

SUSTAINING THE NEW WEST: CONSERVATION CHALLENGES - CONSERVATION OPPORTUNITIES November 29, 2017 Emerson Cultural Center, Bozeman, MT 8:30 Welcome – Dennis Glick, Future West 8:45 Defining “The New West” – Todd Wilkinson, Mountain Journal 9:00 Key Note – Managing Growth in the New West – Ralph Becker, Former Mayor of Salt Lake City 9:30 Setting [...]

By | October 10th, 2017|News|0 Comments