Our Team

Our Staff

Brie MacLaurin, RN
Executive Director

Brie is a registered nurse with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Montana State University and has a Certificate in Maternal and Child Health from Colorado University’s School of Public Health. Brie’s past work as a home visiting nurse, lactation counselor, early childhood coalition leader, and ACE Master Trainer informs her current work.

Stephanie Morton, MSW
Program Manager

Stephanie was born and raised in Montana. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Oregon and earned a Master of Social Work at the University of Montana. She has worked for several nonprofits supporting children and families.

 Elaine Dahl, JD
Associate Director

Elaine has undergraduate degrees in English and music and a juris doctorate, all from The University of Montana. Before arriving at HMHB, she worked for the Montana Supreme Court, the Montana Legal Services Association, the Montana Secretary of State’s Office, the Montana Department of Corrections, and Helena’s early childhood coalition.

Sarah Corbally
Director of Government Relations & Advocacy

Sarah Corbally is an independent contractor working with HMHB by supporting the advocacy and government relations work of HMHB. With a background in law and social work, and experience as an Administrator at MONTANA DPHHS, Sarah is passionate about the critical work done by HMHB to help improve systems, policies, and laws to better ensure that all Montana babies will have the best possible beginnings.

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Emily Clewis
Program and Communications Coordinator

Emily joined the team to aid in the coordination of efforts across Helena and beyond. With a creative background in photography, communications, and design, Emily finds creative ways to spread the message of Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies. Her other passions include raising the voices of mothers, and sharing stories about the experience of motherhood.

Megan Peters

Outreach Manager

Megan earned her marketing degree at Westminster College in Salt Lake City after a childhood spent in Colorado. She made her way to Montana when serving as an AmeriCorps VISTA, happily leaving behind a career in the corporate world. She is excited to build relationships with supporters of mamas and babies around the state.

Amy Stiffarm, MPH

Family Resiliency Specialist

Sarah Krumm

Family Resiliency Specialist

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Our Board of Directors

Volunteers from across Montana make up our board of directors.

Kelly Minnehan-Galt, President
Retired CPA

Vacant, Vice President

Jana Garza, Secretary/ Treasurer
First Interstate Bank

Debera Charlton, RN, BSN, MSN
Veteran’s Affairs

Jen Blumberg
Former Family Support Specialist and Executive Director of the Nest, Retired

Whitney Mitchell
Mountain-Pacific Quality Health

Angela McLean
Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education

Vanessa Nassett
Bloom Montessori School

Kevin Hamm
Treasure State Internet & Telegraph

David Lechner, MD
BlueCross BlueShield of Montana