Lachapelle, Paul

Assistant Professor / Extension Community Development Specialist
Political Science
Montana State University - Bozeman
Professional Summary: 

Working in partnership with the Local Government Center and MSU Extension, my responsibilities involve providing research, technical assistance and training on various community development topics in communities across the state. Specifically, I provide resources and programs in many areas including community strategic visioning, local governance, leadership development training, community tourism assessment and development, economic and business development, community profiling, conflict management and resolution, economic impact assessments, planning facilitation, and community surveys.


MSU IoE Office

Montana State University
605 Leon Johnson Hall
Bozeman, MT 59717
(406) 994-2374
MSU Director: Bruce Maxwell

UM IoE Office

The Universityi of Montana

The University of Montana
Davidson Honors College
Missoula, MT 59812
(406) 243-6058
UM Director: Maury Valett


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Montana University System

Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education
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Helena, MT 59620