Board of Commissioners


  • 12:00 p.m.
  • Third Thursday of each month.  Check MRA web calendar or contact MRA for more information (406) 552-6160. 
  • MRA - Hal Fraser Conference Room, 140 W. Pine (currently meeting via Zoom - see agendas for details)
Missoula Redevelopment Agency

Agendas, Minutes, and Records

View MRA Records including agendas, minutes, supporting information, and more.


The Missoula Redevelopment Agency (MRA) fosters redevelopment and new development within Missoula’s Urban Renewal Districts by furthering the community goals and objectives identified in the Districts’ Urban Renewal Plans. Authorized by state and local law, the MRA partners with public and private entities to help improve economic vitality, create jobs, and encourage investment. MRA also participates in public improvements like parks, trails, streets and sidewalks.


  • Five members
  • Four-year terms

Appointment is by the Mayor and is subject to City Council confirmation. Qualifications include being a city resident, experience in finance, planning, and legal issues. Experience with property ownership affairs is useful.

Start of Term
End of Term
Karl Englund, ChairMay 1, 2020April 30, 2024
Natasha Prinzing Jones, Vice ChairMay 1, 2021April 30, 2025
Ruth ReinekingMay 1, 2022April 30, 2026
Melanie BrockMay 1, 2023
April 30, 2027
Jack LawsonJuly 18, 2022April 30, 2026


Missoula City Resolution 3779, MCA 7.15.42 and 7.15.43

Council Committee

Budget And Finance

For more information contact the Department Liaison for the Missoula Redevelopment Agency, Ellen Buchanan, Director.


Position vacancies are advertised in the media approximately one month in advance. When Board members are to be reappointed, those positions are not advertised as vacant. Interested on serving on the board? These are the vacant positions we are recruiting now.