B.A., University of Montana, History and Political Science. Minor in Animal Science and Range Management, Montana State University. Born and raised on an eastern Montana ranch, his roots go deep into Montana history. Joining MLR in 1990, Rock brings experience and a broad spectrum of agricultural experience to MLR. This experience uniquely qualifies him to work on our agricultural outreach projects. His work experience includes management of the family ranching operations, cattle buying and bronc riding, and serving as Director of the Montana Alliance for Progressive Policy and the Montana Committee for an Effective Legislature.