District: Arlee

Term Ends: 2018

Shelly Fyant, Arlee District, was raised in Arlee and graduated from Ronan High School in 1975. She obtained an AA degree in Liberal Arts from Haskell University in 1978 and later returned to the University of Montana for a degree in Business Administration in 1989. She started work at CSKT in Fire Control, but she spent 15 years at Kicking Horse Job Corps. Her last job was as the Career and Technical Training Director. She is an avid UM Griz football fan, and a gardener and beader. Her spare time is spent in the mountains with family including her four sons. She’s a big supporter of the Arlee Warriors sports teams and her current initiative is food sovereignty, coordinating and accessing healthy local food options.