Board of Directors
John Harnish is Chairman and CEO of Harnish Group, Inc., a family owned holding company whose member companies sell and service Caterpillar machines and engines. Tractor & Equipment Co. is the Caterpillar dealer for central and eastern Montana, parts of Wyoming and North Dakota. The dealership was started in 1929 by John's grandfather. NC Machinery Co. is the Caterpillar dealer for western and central Washington and Alaska.
John graduated from the University of Montana with a degree in Business and Accounting. He is a CPA. He is a member of the World Presidents Organization, Chief Executives Organization, and a board member for the Harnish Foundation, as well as Long Shadows Vintners. John has been married to his wife, Katherine for thirty-two years. They are the parents of four children.