Montana West Economic Development Names New President

Christy Cummings Dawson will take over as Montana West Economic Development’s (MWED) president and CEO this July following two years as the company’s government contracting advisor.

Dawson will replace Jerry Meerkatz, who served as president and CEO for the last five years.

During her last two years assisting small businesses pursue government contracts, Dawson has worked with industries ranging from timber companies to service providers at MWED.