Big Sky Economic Development News

Meet Our Newest Team Member – Heather Kirpach!

May 03, 2022

Joining our Big Sky Finance Team as a Loan Officer is Heather Kirpach.

She answered a few questions to help us get to know her, check them out below! Please join us in welcoming Heather to the team!


What town do you now call home? 

Billings, MT

Where did you grow up? 

Anaconda, MT

Career background before joining the BSED team? 

I’ve worked in commercial lending for 15 years, 12 of those in underwriting.

What is something most people don’t know about you? 

I have two boys – a 9 month old and a 17 year old – I always love to see people’s reactions to the age gap!

What’s your favorite snack? 

Haribo gummy bears.

What was your first job?

Transplanting flowers at a local greenhouse for $5/hr under the table.

How do you prefer to start your day?

Snoozing my alarm at least 3 times followed by a strong cup of coffee.

What led you to this career field?

During my last semester of college, a former student reached out to one of my professors looking for recommendations for an assistant which led to my first job in banking as a commercial loan assistant.