Glenda Bradshaw was born in Cut Bank, MT and raised in a large family in Philipsburg, MT. After leaving Montana, she spent most of her adult life living in Seattle and Oakland before returning to home in 2010. Currently, she is the General Manager for Republic Services of Montana, a garbage and environmental services company, and the owner of a small business in Missoula, Clyde Coffee. She is on the board of the Missoula Federal Credit Union and Home ReSource, a second use building supply center in Missoula. Previously, she spent 18 years working for FedEx Office in Seattle and the Bay Area. She has a BS in Accounting with a Minor in Non-Profit Administration from the University of Montana and resides in Missoula with her son and their pets.