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Lisa Perry Joins NorthWestern in Billings as Manager, Community Relations

Feb 16, 2015

Butte, Mont. – Feb. 16, 2015 – NorthWestern Energy has named Lisa Perry to be its Community Relations Manager in the Billings division. She replaces Rick Burt, who will focus on his statewide role as NorthWestern’s role as Director, Community Relations

“We are pleased to welcome Lisa to our NorthWestern Energy family,” said Burt. “Lisa’s extensive community building experience in the Billings area and statewide greatly enhances our outreach capabilities.”

A Miles City native, Perry worked as Community Affairs Manager for PPL Montana for 10 years before joining NorthWestern. Perry also worked for 25 years in the aviation industry, including serving as sales manager for Northwest Airlines in Montana and Wyoming.

Perry graduated from Miles Community College and later graduated from MSU-Billings with a bachelor’s degree in Organizational Communication. She recently completed a master’s degree in Public Relations from MSU-Billings.

Perry will work on variety of community and local government relations activities in NorthWestern’s Billings division. The division includes nearly 90,000 electric and natural gas customers in an area that stretches from Columbus to Colstrip and from Lewistown to Red Lodge.

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