Addison Melvin, a May 2019 MSU chemical engineering graduate, was hired in June to head the Bozeman branch of JM Engineering. Headquartered in Missoula, with an office in Fort Collins, Colorado, JME designs engineering solutions in heating, air conditioning and ventilation (HVAC) with a primary focus on green building concepts and sustainable energy. Addie, an LEED Green Associate and a member of the Bozeman Climate Team for the 2020 Climate Action Plan, will be designing HVAC solutions for clients in the Bozeman area. Addie will be working out of the newly relocated JME Offices in the Cannery District.

Tyler Delaney, CIC ,has been elected as president of The Montana Ambassadors. The Montana Ambassadors is an organization that serves under the office of the governor and the Governor’s Office of Economic Development. Charged with finding ways to create positive economic impact, the MTA works toward providing mentorship, networking and outreach opportunities designed to help businesses locate, grow and succeed in Montana. Tyler Delaney is a partner at the First West Insurance Agency. He has been a certified insurance counselor since 1999 and specializes in commercial Lines coverage.

Nicole Warwood is a Montana native and has almost 20 years of experience in the financial services industry. Over her career, she has also served in various roles on local non-profit boards as well as fundraising efforts for the American Cancer Society. She looks forward to bringing her financial analysis and customer service experience to the Cancer Support Community. With two small boys, she longs to make strides in the fight against cancer as well as raise awareness and support in the community.

Chris Dulaney graduated from the University of Montana with a BA in psychology and shortly after moved to Portland, Oregon, and began a career in banking. After his first of two children were born, Dulaney and his wife moved back to Montana where he has been working in commercial lending and is currently with First Interstate Bank as a commercial loan officer. Chris is excited to bring his financial expertise to Cancer Support Community. When not in the office Chris is spending time with his family and friends enjoying what Montana has to offer.

Jamie Roberts is a 27-year-employee of Big Sky Resort serving various roles and is a Realtor with L&K Real Estate. Jamie has vast experience serving on boards in the community. Jamie enjoys spending time fishing, golfing, coaching soccer and enjoying Montana’s outdoors with his wife Tanya and daughters Lauren and Jessie. He is excited to bring his sale and marketing experience to the Cancer Support Community.

Claire Kennedy earned her B.S. in community health from MSU and now joins the team at Cancer Support Community as the operations coordinator. Claire strives to bring opportunity and resources to all of whom are affected by cancer. She is determined to continue to meet fundraising goals through community outreach and grant writing. Claire is eager to interact with the beautiful Bozeman community—both the mountains and the people—and she frequently enjoys outdoor concerts, hiking with friends, and traveling abroad.

Melissa Loveridge can be reached at mloveridge@dailychronicle.com or at (406) 582-2651. 

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