Jason Smith

Jason Smith - Executive Vice President of Philanthropy

Executive Vice President of Philanthropy

Jason Smith joined Bozeman Health Foundation in January 2015 as their Executive Vice President of Philanthropy. Jason spent more than two decades with mission-driven organizations in the US and around the world before returning to Bozeman in 2012 to serve as Vice President of External Relations for MSU’s Alumni Foundation. During that time, he led global corporate communications for the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) in Geneva, Switzerland, following a stint in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia running communications and humanitarian diplomacy programs in their Asia Pacific zone. He served for more than ten years as Chief Executive Officer for large American Red Cross chapters in Texas and California. Jason is a graduate of the DiploFoundation’s International Humanitarian Diplomacy program and has degrees in Political Science and English from Montana State University. He serves on the boards of the Bozeman Sunrise Rotary Club and Iqra Fund, a Bozeman-based international nonprofit organization that provides educational opportunities for girls in Pakistan. Jason’s wife, Karen, is operations manager and a faculty member at Montana Ballet Company. Jason and Karen have two children, Emerson and Allegra.

Ann Leuprecht

Ann Leuprecht - Manager of Corporate and Foundation Relations Manager of Corporate and Foundation Relations

Ann has been with Bozeman Health Foundation since 2002. Her responsibilities at the foundation include database management, prospect research, grant writing, and administrative and financial support. Another Montana native, she was born at Bozeman Deaconess Hospital and raised in Bozeman. Ann received her Bachelor’s degree in Business with a Marketing Option from MSU-Bozeman. Ann and her husband Tom enjoy hiking, cross country skiing, gardening, and experimenting with new recipes.

Sarah Day

Sarah Day - Executive Assistant

Development Coordinator

Sarah is a Montana native and joins us after having worked successfully for the past three years in public accounting at Wipfli. She obtained her bachelors in Economics from Connecticut College and her masters in Professional Accountancy from Montana State University. She is a CPA with experience in volunteer leadership, non-profit accounting, tax and audit services. She is excited to use her talents, energy and accounting background with our organization. She enjoys hiking, dancing and horseback riding.

Board of Directors

The success of any nonprofit organization is dependent upon the good work of those who volunteer their leadership and expertise on the Board of Directors. Bozeman Health Foundation is privileged to have one of the most experienced boards in the region.

Rich Deming, Chair

Chris Remely, Vice Chair

Lance Tinseth, Vice Chair

Jim Ness, Treasurer

Susan Ellis, Secretary

Brian Brown, Ex Officio

Jerry Cashman

Kris Deason

Robyn Erlenbush

Vickie Groeneweg

John Hill, Ex Officio

Jay Jutzy, MD

Robin Stephenson

Tim Warner Jr.