Chairman:  Carl Malesich
Steering Committee:  John Osborne, Tim Tollett, Tom Rice

Photo from left to right: Carl Malesich, John Osborne, Tim Tollett, Tom Rice








Watershed Coordinator: Jamie Cottom

Jamie Cottom is the Watershed Coordinator for the Beaverhead Watershed Committee. Jamie received her B.S. in Business Management from Montana State University in 2008 and a second B.S. in Environmental Science from the University of Montana Western in 2014. Jamie grew up on a bison ranch in southwest Montana where she learned to love the outdoors, agriculture, and natural resources. She is an active member of the Beaverhead Ski Patrol at Maverick Mountain and strives to run a half marathon each year. When she is not busy working, Jamie enjoys downhill skiing, backpacking, gardening, traveling near and far, baking giant cookies, and spending time with her husband Ryan, daughter Harper, and newfoundland Winston.

Phone: (406)-683-3802 Email:


Project Coordinator: Zach Owen

Zach Owen is the Project Coordinator for the Beaverhead Watershed Committee. In the past, he has worked in Montana with different agencies and groups doing all kinds of field work, grant administration and conservation projects. Zach will be focusing on enhancing the upper end of our watershed including Horse Prairie and Red Rock basins.

Phone: (406)-683-3802 Email: