About the Co-op
Need to visit us?
Monday-Friday 8:00 am -4:00 pm (typically). These vary sometimes depending upon travel schedules and meetings.
Where are we located?
You can find us in the Gateway Community Center (the old mall). Our office is in Suite 39, so use Entrance B on the west side to find us. Our phone number is 406.752.3302.
Our address is 1203 Hwy 2 West, STE. 39, Kalispell, MT 59901
Beth Lambert, Administrative Assistant
Beth comes to us from Dalton, Georgia. She attended Lenoir-Rhyne University, in Hickory, NC. She worked for Dalton Public Schools for 18 years as a paraprofessional, school data entry clerk, and Student Information System Coordinator. She has a son that lives in North Carolina, and a daughter and granddaughter that live in Georgia. She moved to Montana to fulfill a dream to live in the "The Last Best Place".
Karla Miller, Director
Karla Miller was born in Germany but grew up raising horses outside of Portland, Oregon. She has a B.A. and Masters from PSU, as well as a principal endorsement through UM and WGU. She has taught upper elementary, STARBASE (STEM program), middle school science and social studies, and professional development from the building level through the national level. Karla is passionate about practical professional development, developing teams, authentic use of technology in the classroom, integration of literacy in content areas, and getting classes out of the classroom. She is an enthusiastic leader who is a podcast junkie and loves sharing the latest ed leadership idea or question. Karla enjoys spending time with her children (daughter, son and daughter-in-law), her two dogs, friends, and family. Her hobbies include hiking, fly fishing, eating yummy food and traveling.