About the Missoula Consolidated Planning Board

Board Composition

The Missoula Consolidated Planning Board is comprised of nine members.

- Two City residents appointed by the Mayor.  
- Two City residents appointed by City Council.                                    
- One City alternate appointed by City Council.
- Two County members who live outside city limits, appointed by the Commissioners.  
- Two members living anywhere within the County.
- One alternate from outside City limits, appointed by the Commissioners. 
- One member appointed by the Conservation District Board (or BCC & Council).

Each member serves a two-year term. Per Missoula County Commissioners' Resolution: 7-11-1 , council members are limited to serving three terms of two years each. Partial terms do not count against the term limits.


Missoula Consolidated Planning Board bylaws

Contact Information  

If you would like to contact the Missoula Consolidated Planning Board, please email

Board Membership


Term Expiration Date

John Newman- Chair (City) December 31, 2018
Helen Jenkins-Vice Chair (City) December 31, 2019
Dudley Improta (City) December 31, 2019
Neva Hassanein (City) December 31, 2019
Michael Houlihan (County) December 31, 2019
Andy Mefford (County) December 31, 2019
Jason Rice (County) December 31, 2019 
Stephanie Potts (County) December 31, 2019
Jamie Hoffmann (Board) December 31, 2018 
Peter Bensen (County Alt) December 31, 2019
Vince Caristo (City Alt) December 31, 2019