DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

AGRICULTURE/LIVESTOCK BUILDING

302 North Roberts
PO Box 200201, Helena, MT 59620-0201

 
Website   www.agr.mt.gov
Main Number   444-3144
FAX Number   444-5409
TTY ( Telephone Device for the Deaf)   444-6234

DIRECTOR' S OFFICE

 
Director, Ron de Yong   444-3144
Executive Secretary, Sherry Rust   444-3156
Attorney, Cort Jensen   444-5402
Information Specialist/Projects Coordinator, Jayson O'Neill   444-3684

CENTRAL SERVICES DIVISION

 
Administrator, Libbi Lovshin   444-5408
Administrative Assistant, Chelsi Rife   444-3144
Human Resource Officer, Diana Piccono   444-9474
Human Resource Specialist, Valerie Ewals   444-3145
Human Resource FAX Number   444-0606
Fiscal Officer, Mary Hunt   444-5405
Accountant, Linda Beckstrom   444-5404
Accountant   444-5403
Systems Analyst, Sky Foster   444-2934
Program Analyst, David Lorenz   444-9492
Network Administrator, Todd Magill   444-0667
 Web Application Developer, Justin Ringsak   444-9562 

                                  AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT DIVISION

 
Deputy Director/Administrator, Kim Falcon   444-5406
FAX Number   444-5409

Agricultural Development & Marketing Bureau

 
Bureau Chief, Christy Clark   444-3571
Administrative Support/Hail/Hay Hotline, Jana Mertens   444-2402
Attorney, Ben Tiller   444-0132
Accountant, Cid Sivils   444-3640
Rural Development/Farm & Ranch Loan Manager, Walt Anseth   444-5420
GTA Program Specialist, Lindra Davies   444-0511
Business Development Specialist for Eastern Montana, Treston Vermandel   860-7480
Business Development/GTA Program Manager, Angela Nelson   444-0134
Grants Manager, Jim Auer   444-5424
Business Development Marketing Officer, Marty Earnheart   444-9126
Business Development Specialist, Stephanie Hystad   444-5425
Attorney, Ben Tiller                                         444-0132
Hail Insurance Hotline   1-844-515-1571
FAX NUMBER   444-9442

Agricultural Statistics Services

 
Director, Eric Sommer   441-1240
Statistical Assistant, Kira sundsted   441-1240
FAX Number   444-1250

State Grain Laboratory Bureau, Great Falls

 
Bureau Chief   452-9561
FAX Number   761-2141

Wheat and Barley Bureau, Great Falls

 
Bureau Chief, Collin Watters   761-7732
FAX Number   761-7851

AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES DIVISION

 
Administrator, Gregory H. Ames   444-2945
Program Assistant, Nancy Savage   444-2944
Budget Analyst, Nancy Petrie   444-4197
FAX Number   444-7336

Commodity Services Bureau

 
Bureau Chief, Andy Gray   444-0512
Program Assistant, Leea Anderson   444-3730
Business Examiner, Greg Stordahl   444-3950
Commodity Services Licensing & Registration Specialist, Kay Deskins   444-0510
Seed, Potato & Anhydrous Ammonia, Produce Specialist, Larry Krum   444-5419
Organic Program Manager, Georgana Webster   444-9421
Organic Program Specialist, Ed Tyanich   444-7804
Commodities Section Program Manager, Bob Church   444-5410
Feed & Fertilizer Specialist, Falina Hutchinson   444-5415
Phyto/CAPS Survey Coordinator, Ian Foley   444-9454
Plant Pest Specialist, Pat Wherley   444-5517
FAX Number                                          444-9466

Analytical Laboratory Bureau, Bozeman

 
Bureau Chief, Heidi Hickes   994-3383
FAX Number   994-4494

Agricultural Services Bureau

 
Bureau Chief, Donna Rise   444-9461
Administrative Assistant, Lauren Simonich   444-5400
Natural Resource Program Manager, Cam Lay   444-3790
State Weed Coordinator, Dave Burch   444-3140
Noxious Weed Seed Free Forage Specialist, Kim Antonick   444-7819
Weed Program Specialist, Carol Bearden   444-7880
Noxious Weed Grant Coordinator, Jasmine Reimer   444-7882
Quarantine/Nursery Specialist, Beth Eiring                                           444-9066
Hydrologist, Christopher Kelley   444-5422
Hydrologist, Emilie Erich Hoffman   444-3271
Pesticide Registration Specialist, Elena Johnson   444-5471
Pesticide Licensing Specialist, Dan Reimer   444-4900
Pesticide Licensing, Registration, and Training Program Manager, Linda Johns   444-3676
Training/Development Specialist, Jolene Warnke-Roszel   444-3732
Pesticide Compliance Program Manager, Leonard Berry   444-6982
Pesticide Container Recycling Technician, Alan Johns                                          431-3204
Pesticide/Worker Protection Specialist, Greg Murfitt   444-5430
FAX Number   444-9493