Housing Advocate Network Program Manager
406-207-8228 ext. 305
Zeke is a long-time volunteer in the Missoula community and with Missoula Interfaith Collaborative. He currently facilitates MIC’s advocacy group for returning citizens, Welcome Back, and is pursuing a Master’s of Social Work – as well as a marriage with his partner, Jenni. The two are proud parents to a cat, Bramble.
406-207-8228 ext. 307
Casey Dunning is the Executive Director and founder of the Missoula Interfaith Collaborative. Casey gets excited when he sees others living out their faith and values passionately. His hope for MIC is that it will continue to be a mechanism to empower people and congregations to do just this. Casey has a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Technology and Engineering and graduated from the University of Montana in 2013 with a Master’s of Social Work. Casey and his wife Dayel have four children, Beaux, Blake, Clay, and Ayla. They love to be outside camping and hunting, having dance contests, and playing charades.
Writer, former business owner, public speaker, coach, software consultant and instructor. 35 years of personal computer, administrative support and teaching experience in diverse fields including: government, legal, non-profit administration, real estate appraisal, retail, industrial, construction, manufacturing and education. I am a Past District Master, past District Membership Chairman for Pacific NW District #13 Vasa Order of America (Scandinavian-American fraternal order), as well as past Local Lodge Chairman and Membership Chairman in Preston, WA and past Vice Chairman and Scandinavian Fall Fair Chairman in Salem, Oregon. I am a Native Northwesterner, grew up in Silverton, Oregon in the Willamette Valley near Salem. I now make my home in Missoula Montana. I have three children and eight grandchildren.
Missoula Works Director
406-926-3400 or 406-207-8228 ext. 304
Paige is originally from Northeastern Pennsylvania and moved to Missoula in 2004 to attend graduate school at the University of Montana. Paige has career backgrounds in law enforcement, public relations, and program development. Paige has a four-year-old daughter named Frankie who loves to swim and dance. Paige advocates for individuals that are seeking employment in Missoula and looks to build partnerships with the business community to strengthen opportunities.
Director of Bridges and Leaders
406-207-8228 ext. 302 or 406-813-1620
Stacey grew up in Havre and attended U of M for college. She attended seminary at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, CA and was ordained in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America in 2013. She pastored two congregations before moving back to Missoula. As a community organizer at MIC, Stacey believes that, once people are connected through stories and relationship, we have the ability to generate the power needed to enact social change, communal health, and the wholeness of all people.
Director of Development and Community Engagement
406-207-8228 ext. 301
Rebecca Pettit is the Director of Development and Community Engagement at MIC. Rebecca is a native Missoulian and is happy to be raising her children in the city she grew up in. When Rebecca is not at MIC, you may find her twisting balloons down at the farmer’s market, baking, gardening, reading, and riding her bike.