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Dave Crum

Executive Director, GFPSF
Phone: (406) 268-7340

Jennifer O'Connell
Kerry Bronson

Administrative Assistants, GFPSF
Phone: (406) 268-7401


1100 4th Street South
Great Falls, MT 59405

  • Brian Loucks, Chair
  •   Loucks & Glassley LLC
  • Linda Caricaburu, Vice-Chair
  •   Parent
  • Jerry Lehman, Treasurer
  •   JCCS Accounting
  • Bethann McGregor, Sec.
  •   Parent
  • Bill Johnstone, Immediate Past Chair
  •   D.A. Davidson
Board Members
  • Stu Nicholson
  •   Grandparent
  • Al Getten
  •   Retired Teacher
  • Terri Dahl
  •   Teacher - CMR HS
  • Laurie Kessner
  •   Teacher - GF HS
  • Gerry Jennings
  •   Grandparent
  • Bjarne Johnson
  •   Attorney
  • Andrew Davidson
  •   Davidson Companies
  • Anne Martinez
  •   Parent
  • Tim Culliton
  •   Pacific Steel & Recycling
  • Leslie Oakland
  •   City Motors
  • Terry Olinger
  •   Benefis Health Systems
  • Doug Sexe
  •   RBC Capital Markets
  • Drew Blewett 
  •   Attorney
  • Ann Janikula
  •   GFPS Trustee
  • Kyle Herda
  •   First Interstate Bank
  • Mick Taleff
  •   Attorney
  • Tammy Lacey-Superintendent
  •   Ex Officio


Recent News & Activities

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CMR Teacher, Jodi Koterba, Receives Chamber of Commerce Award for Her Work With Ag Students

Koterba and her FFA students raised close to $5500 through the GFPS Foundation's Toyota Truck Raffle. The money was used to send students to their National Conference. Koterba's work with her students and the Chamber award she received were featured on the January 22, 2014 Editorial page of the Great Falls Tribune. Click Here to read the editorial.



Thank You Russell Country Federal Credit Union

Thanks to the members of Russell Country Federal Credit Union, the Great Falls Public Schools Foundation received a donation through the Credit Union's UNITY Program. The gift is designated for the Districts Homeless Program.



Discovery Grants

Great Falls Public School staff can apply for $500 to $3,000 grants to enhance teaching and learning in school. GFPS Foundation has committed $50,000 on an ongoing basis to this important project. On line applications will be accepted beginning March 1, 2014. On line applications will close on April 15, 2014. Grant recipients will be notified by April 30, 2014.


Foundation Gift Supports Great Falls High


Reading Comprehension the Goal


Orbit awards Great Falls High students the traveling trophy for winning this past summers Cross-Town Clash For Education. Two fabulously fun nights at the ballpark raised $3,400.00 for the Great Falls Public Schools Foundation