MTAA Welcomes New Network Lead

The Montana Afterschool Alliance (MTAA) Steering Council is pleased to welcome Julia Gustafson as our new Network Lead. Julia will serve as the primary contact for the Montana Afterschool Alliance. We appreciate her help as we continue our work supporting and advocating for sustainable, high-quality afterschool programs by drawing together key decision-makers committed to improving outcomes for youth, their families, and communities.

Julia brings strong communication and organizational skills to MTAA and an enthusiasm for our vision that all Montana youth have access to enriching afterschool activities in a safe and healthy environment.  Most recently Julia served as the Organizational Development Director for the Montana Nonprofit Association and has also worked with PacificSource Health Plans and the Governor’s Office of Community Service. Julia is the new board chair for Helena Food Share, Helena's food pantry, and previously served on the board of Helena Community Gardens. She lives in Helena.

You can reach Julia at 406-624-9272 or

Please also note that our mailing address has changed to Montana Afterschool Alliance, PO Box 1952, Helena, MT 59624.