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General Information (All Departments) 444-2511
TTY (Telephone Device for the Deaf) 444-1421


Mitchell Bldg, 125 N Roberts St
PO Box 200101, Helena, MT 59620-0101

Director, John Lewis 444-3033
Deputy Director, Mike Manion 444-3310
Director's Office  444-2032
FAX Number 444-6194
Communications Director, Amber Conger 444-5764
Senior Policy Advisor, Vacant  
Project Facilitation Specialist, Gretchen Bingman 444-3308
Executive Assistant, Monica Abbott 444-2460
Strategic Business Analyst, Vacant 444-2560
Strategic Business Analyst, Rose Harmon 444-5583
Burial Preservation Board 444-2460

Office of Legal Services

Chief Legal Counsel, Michael Manion 444-3310
Attorney, Health Care & Benefits, Terri Hogan 444-3447 
Attorney, State Human Resources, Matthew Mitchell 444-3982
Attorney, State Information Technology Services, Don Harris 444-2426

Office of Human Resources

Rm 102 Mitchell Bldg,125 N Roberts St
PO Box 200108, Helena MT 59620-0108

Human Resource Manager, Yvette Englert 444-2508
Human Resource Generalist, Chris Bacon 444-4605
Human Resource Generalist, Natasha Cook 444-3103
Safety & Occupational Health Specialist, Kirby Fugle 444-4162
Human Resource Assistant, Amanda Yocom 444-1944
Human Resource Assistant, Vacant 444-3180
FAX Number 444-6194

Office of Finance and Budget

Mitchell Bldg, 125 N Roberts St
PO Box 200107, Helena, MT 59620-0107

Bureau Chief, Mark Bruno 444-4612
Accounting Section Supervisor, Lori Carroll 444-3821
Financial Quality Analyst, Chuck Richardson 444-3887
Accountant, Cassy Anderson 444-3734
Budget Analyst, Megan Smith 444-5216
Budget Analyst, Vacant 444-3068
Administrative Assistant, Kendra Whitaker 444-7355
Accounting Technician, Virginia Tynan 444-1896
Accounting Technician, Ryan McChesney 444-1624

Office of State Continuity & Emergency Management

Old Livestock Bldg, 1310 Lockey
PO Box 200113, Helena, MT 59620-0113

State Continuity & Emergency Management Officer, Dawn Pizzini 444-2974
State Emergency Preparedness Program Manager, Tom Munsey 444-1462 
Continuity of Government Program Manager, Ed Tinsley 444-0125
Computer Systems Analyst, Tyler Fortier 444-0006
Computer Systems Analyst, Mary Brewer 444-0123
Main Phone 444-0100
FAX Number 444-2939

Office of Labor Relations

Rm 160 Mitchell Bldg, 125 N Roberts St.
PO Box 200127, Helena, MT 59620-0127

Labor Relations Specialist, Vacant 444-3892
Labor Relations Specialist, Amy Holodnick 444-2598
Labor Relations Specialist, Christian Mackay 444-5266


1520 East Sixth Ave., Rm. 33
PO Box 200103, Helena, MT 59620-0103

Main Phone 444-3104
Administrator, Russell Katherman 444-3104
FAX Number 444-3399

Design & Construction Bureau

Bureau Chief, Jim Whaley 444-3106
Planning Manager, Marina Little 444-3327
Architect, Rick Hilmes 406-431-8447
Architect, Paul Blumenthal 444-3333
Mechanical Engineer, Mark Hines 444-3331
Architectural Technician, Steve Faherty 444-2566
Engineering Manager, Bob Warfle 444-0771
Construction Project Manager, Cody L Mitchell 444-3326
Construction Project Manager, Chris Ames 431-0359
Construction Project Manager, Kledia Colenso 461-1689
Construction Project Manager, Vacant  
Support Services Section
Financial Operations Supervisor, Janelle McBreen 444-3330
Accountant, Lynn Groth 444-3263
Accounting Technician, Sharon Tobol 444-3325
Administrative Support, Kathleen Sullivan 444-3192
Administrative Support, Terry Hoskins 444-3104


301 South Park, Ste 316
PO Box 200546, Helena, MT 59620-0546

Commissioner, Melanie Griggs Hall 841-2920
Deputy Commissioner (Banks and Trust
Companies), Vacant
Deputy Commissioner (Credit Unions, Consumer Finance Companies & Mortgage Broker), Vacant 841-2931
Attorney, Kelly O'Sullivan 841-2935
Non-Depository Bureau Chief,
Christopher Romano
Administrative Bureau Chief, Wayne Johnston 841-2918
Credit Union Bureau Chief, Rick Christianson 841-2945
Administrative Support, Heather Hardman 841-2920
Legal Assistant, Linda Leffler 841-2932
FAX Number 841-2930


Old Livestock Bldg, 1310 Lockey Ave.
PO Box 200110, Helena, MT 59620-0110

Division Administrator, Stephen Baiamonte 444-0206

Capitol Facilities Management

Work Order Requests 444-3060
Capitol Security 444-3060
Access/Identification Cards 444-3060
Capitol Facilities Bureau Chief, Josh LaFromboise 444-3030
Maintenance Supervisor, Kendall Broadwater 444-3060
Custodial Supervisor, Chelsea Lloyd 444-3060
Construction and Planning Project Manager, Jason Kolar 444-0515
HVAC Systems Specialist, Doug Higgins 444-1458
Special Projects Coordinator/PIO, Angie Gifford 444-0115
IT Program Manager, Nate LeGrand 444-1204
Operations Accounting Specialist, Mandee Zuelke 444-3003
Operations Support Technician, Travers Cox 444-3060
FAX Number 444-3039

Real Property & Leasing

Senior Leasing Officer and Real Property Manager, Garett Bacon 444-3108
Assistant Leasing Officer, Tom Gustin 444-0189

State Print & Mail

1698 A Street
PO Box 200132, Helena, MT 59620-0132

Main Phone 444-3053
Fax Number 449-2019
Central Mail 444-2600
Capitol Post Office 444-2864
State Print & Mail Bureau Chief, Ryan Bahnmiller 444-0588
Workflow Manager, Randy McNamara 444-2650
Shop Floor Supervisor, Marc Duncan 444-1913
Mail Supervisor, Vacant 444-4190
Managed Print Solutions Program Manager, Ryan Betcher 444-1833
Purchasing Agent, Kim Zanni 444-3139

Surplus Property & Recycling

16 West Custer Avenue
   PO Box 200137, Helena, MT 59620-0137

Program Manager, Tama Lutsko 444-9921
Program Specialist, Tim Webster 444-9923
Program Assistant, Joe Carroll 444-9922
Salesperson & Auction Coordinator, Vacant 444-9922
Warehouse Worker, Corey Sheehan 444-9922


100 N Park, Helena, MT 59601

Main Phone 444-7462
800 287-8266
Administrator, Marilyn Bartlett 444-2553
Wellness Program Manager, Kim Pullman RD, LN 444-3809
Financial Manager, Amber Thorvilson 444-2604
Compliance Specialist, Sheri French 444-3811
Compliance Specialist, Nancy Lightner 444-9123
Health Officer/VEBA, Melanie Denning 444-3745
Chief Workers Compensation Program Manager, Lance Zanto 444-5689
Benefit Program Operations Bureau Chief, Amy Jenks 444-2528
Medical Case Management, Sherri Rickman 444-6105
Service Team Manager, Jackie Dunbar 444-0380
Safety Officer, Lisa Brooks 444-0122
Early Return to Work Officer, Matt Chambers 444-7016
Benefits System Analyst, Cassandra Schmit 444-3849
Benefits Specialist, Dennis Bohlman 444-0173
Benefits Specialist, Michelle Herren 444-3872
Benefits Specialist, Sarah Huckins 444-3551
Benefits Specialist, Crystal Gray 444-0175
Accounting Technician, Shelly Mathews 444-2454
Clinical Operations Manager, Erica Lewis 444-2510


State Health Insurance Administrators

Allegiance Benefit Plan Management


Delta Dental



2525 N Montana Ave
PO Box 200544, Helena, MT 59620-0544

Main Phone 444-5825
Director, Angela Wong 444-5825
Administrative Supervisor,
Denise Blankenship
Director of Security, Bryan Costigan 444-5804
Director of Finance, Armond Sergeant 444-5813
Sales & Marketing Director, Anne Charpentier 444-7090
Public Relations Manager, Jennifer McKee 444-5809
Online Products/Creative Services
Manager, Chase Peaslee
Instant Product Manager, Jay Boughn 444-5805
Sales Manager, Steven Erickson 444-5827
Information Technology Services Director, Philip Charpentier 444-5810
Lotto Winning Numbers 444-5825
FAX Number 444-5830


600 North Park Avenue
PO Box 200138, Helena, MT 59620-0138

Reception Phone 442-2209
Chairman, Dave McAlpin 441-5855
Administrative Law Judge, Stephen Doherty 441-5851
Administrative Law Judge, Valerie Balukas 441-5854
Administrative Specialist, Lynn Cochran 441-5852
Law Clerk, Chris Orman 441-5853
FAX Number 442-2256




100 N Park
PO Box 200131 Helena, MT 59620-0131

Main Phone 444-3154
Executive Director, Dore Schwinden 444-3154
Legal Counsel, Melanie Symons 444-9174
Legal Counsel, Katherine Talley 444-2714
Legal Counsel, Bill Holahan 444-5423
Administrative Specialist, Kristine Vladic 444-2578
Internal Auditor, Vacant 444-5458
Executive Assistant, Cynthia Piearson 444-3155
Toll Free Number 877 275-7372
FAX Number 444-5428

Empower Retirement Services Deferred Compensation

208 N Montana Ave
Helena, MT 59601

Helena, MT 59601-9962 449-2408
Toll Free Number 800 981-2786

Information Systems Bureau

Information Systems Bureau Chief, Angie Riley 444-3990
Computer Systems Analyst, Matt Bangert 444-9175
Computer Applications Engineer, Denise Nielson 444-0158
Computer Applications Engineer, Bill Hallinan 444-0187
Information Systems Analyst,
Judeykay Schofield
Project Facilitation Specialist, Shelly Pardis 444-5458
Computer Systems Analyst, Rebecca Wiegand 444-3154
IT Systems Supervisor, David Swenson 444-2537
Local Area Network Administrator,
Kelly Winterburn

Fiscal Services Bureau

Fiscal Services Bureau Chief, Hollie Koehler 444-0177
Financial Reporting Accountant, Diann Levandowski 444-3193
Project Facilitations Specialist, John Barbagello 444-0031
Accounting Supervisor, Donna Bley 444-5456
Accountant, Barb Quinn 444-5457
DB Accountant, Vacant    
DC Accountant, Ali Rice 444-9173

Retiree Database Assistant, Kristy Klein
Accounting Technician, Vacant 444-9683
Internal Auditor, Thomas Sandau 444-5458

Member Services Bureau

Member Services Bureau Chief, Patricia Davis 444-5449
Education Supervisor, Jenny Weigand 444-2996
Publication Specialist, Ann Reber 444-0155
Education & Training Specialist, Joel Thompson 444-0199
Education & Training Specialist, Armando Oropeza 444-9139
Education & Training Specialist, Terry Dalton 444-9172
Administrative Support, Carla Black  
Administrative Support, Donna Caban  
Administrative Clerk, Elizabeth Long 444-5453
Call Center Lead, Staci Brower 444-1456
Customer Service Representative, Celeste Quist 444-5453
Customer Service Representative, Mary Harmon 444-5518
Customer Service Respresentative, Cathy Grose 444-9683
Customer Service Representative, Cacie Cain 444-2953
Lead Active Database Assistant, Diana Stitt 444-9171
Active Database Support, Roberta Scow 444-5452
Benefits Specialist Supervisor, Sheri Mitchell 444-1274
Benefit Analyst, Margaret Hartman 444-3953
Benefit Analyst, Jennifer Harnden 444-5460
Benefit Analyst, Barbara Schafer 444-9173
Benefit Analyst, Sheryl Johnson 444-3147
Benefit Analyst, Shani Anderson 444-2629
 Retiree Database Assistant, Mary Snyder 444-1456
Retiree Database Support, Alvina Davis 444-5455
Retiree Audit Support, Vacant 444-1387
Information System Processor, Katherine Dansfiell 444-1341
Imaging Clerk, Jeffrey Burch 444-6494


1625 11th Ave, Middle Floor
PO Box 200124, Helena, MT 59620-0124

Main Phone 444-2421
Administrator, Brett Dahl 444-3687
Chief Defense Counsel, Bill Gianoulias 444-2438
Property Loss Prevention Specialist, Aric Curtiss 444-3486
Auto & Other Loss Prevention Specialist & Trainer, Julie Ouzts 444-0106
Training Development Specialist, Mike Anderson 444-2617
Risk Finance Specialist, Kristie Rhodes 444-4509
Senior Claims Specialist, Gordon Amsbaugh 444-2422
Claims Specialist, Jennie Younkin 444-7996
Claims Specialist, Kirk Barfuss 444-6498
Accountant/Financial Specialist, Kylie Lindeman 444-3600
Administrative Assistant, Vacant 444-9843
Associate Counsel, Courtney Mathieson 444-3562
Associate Counsel, Mike King 444-2403
Associate Counsel, Vacant 444-1816
Associate Counsel, Rebekah French 444-2485
Associate Counsel, Haley Nelson 444-0945
Legal Investigator, Vacant 444-2512
Legal Secretary, Mardi Slocum 444-4516
FAX Number 444-2592


Mitchell Bldg, 125 N Roberts St
PO Box 200102, Helena, MT 59620-0102

Administrator, Cheryl Grey 444-7334
Deputy Administrator, Matt Pugh 444-3582
Business Analyst/Project Manager, Miranda Keaster 444-3578
Senior Systems Analyst, Channah Wells 444-0880
Management Analyst, Shelly Steed 444-3487
FAX Number 444-2812

State Accounting Bureau

Mitchell Bldg, 125 N Roberts St
PO Box 200102, Helena, MT 59620-0102

State Accounting & Financial Reporting Section
Main Phone 444-3092
Help Desk: AM,GL 444-4681
State Accountant & Bureau Chief, Cody Pearce 444-4609
Manager, Kristin Reynolds 444-5584
Internal Reviewer, Anthony Cacace 444-4689
Accountant, Drew Bisenius 444-5786
Accountant, Ingrid Mallo 444-3975
Accountant, Courtney Cozzie 444-4669 
Daily Operations Section
Main Phone 444-3092
Manager, Kyndra Cozzie 444-2624
Administrative Assistant, Barbara Long 444-5230
A/P Vendor Technician, Connie Mundt 444-2631
Accounting Technician, Natalie Espeland 444-2518
Accounting Technician, Kristy Klein 444-4623
Accounting Specialist, Jim Leo 444-4579
SABHRS Help Desk
Help Desk 444-3092
Financial Systems Specialist, Jamie Wattnem 444-5688
Financial Systems Accountant, Bill Hall 444-3094

State Procurement Bureau

Mitchell Bldg, 125 N Roberts St
PO Box 200135, Helena, MT 59620-0135

Main Phone 444-2575
Chief Procurement Officer & Bureau Chief, Meghan Holmlund 444-1459
Senior Administrative Officer, John Thomas 444-0110
eMACS System Administrator, Tom Hastings 444-0338
 Agency Procurement & Support Unit
Supervisor, Rick Dorvall 444-3366
Contracts Officer, Rhonda Grandy 444-3320
Contracts Officer, Nicole Orta 444-7210
Contracts Officer, Carrie Schell 444-3319
Contracts Officer, Jeni Maakad 444-3313
Contracts Assistant, Deanne Moore 444-0118
Contracts Assistant, Lori Caplis 444-2276
 Co-operative Purchasing & eMACS Support Unit
eMACS Help Desk 444-2575
Supervisor, Tia Snyder 444-3315
Contracts Officer, Steven Haynes 444-2516
eMACS Systems Support & Training Specialist, Bonny McCabe 444-3322
eMACS System Support Specialist, Justin Harris 444-3345

Local Government Services Bureau

Mitchell Bldg, 125 N Roberts St
PO Box 200547, Helena, MT 59620-0547

Main Phone 444-9101
FAX Number 444-9144
Bureau Chief, Kim Smith 444-9158
Systems Application/Records Manager, Beth Riitano 444-9135
Program Assistant, Michele Jones 444-9101
Accounting & Management Systems Section
Accountant, Tod Kasten 974-3377
Accountant, Vacant 444-9490
Accountant, Magda Nelson 257-5245
Accountant, Darla Erickson 371-5627
Accounting Manager,  Vacant 444-9103
Audit Review Section
Financial Reporting Analyst, Chet McLean 444-9105
Financial Reporting Analyst, Vickie Kemmerer 444-9102

State Social Security Administrator

Mitchell Bldg, 125 N Roberts St
PO Box 200547, Helena, MT 59620-0547

Anthony Cacace 444-4689

SABHRS Financial Services Technology Bureau

Main Phone 444-3092
FAX Number 444-2812
Bureau Chief, Matt Pugh 444-3582
Project Manager, Vacant 444-1219
System Analyst Section
Manager, Tina Engel 444-6974
Systems Analyst, Mary House 444-2073
Systems Analyst, Angie Lang 444-5796
Systems Analyst, Erin Powers 444-9686
Systems Analyst, Barb Vogt 444-5872
Systems Analyst, Aaron Grossman 444-4681
Technical Section
Manager, Brian Buhr 444-4337
Software Developer, Lynne Coon 444-0843
Software Developer Eric Hawkins 444-1895
Software Developer, Kevin Houck 444-9168
Software Developer, Seth Hanley 444-0757
Database Analyst, Garrett Bricker 444-5843
Database Analyst, Bill Anzik 444-1851
Database Analyst, Mike Cobb 444-7884


Mitchell Bldg, 125 N Roberts St
PO Box 200127, Helena, MT 59620-0127

Main Phone 444-3871
Administrator, Anjenette Schafer 444-3885
Deputy Administrator, Dean Mack 444-3894
Division Attorney, Marjorie Thomas 444-3982
Office Manager, Steven Hrubes 444-3985
Administrative Support, Jami Baldwin 444-3871
Administrative Support, Joanne Polyasko 444-3871
FAX Number 444-0703

Human Resources Information Services (HRIS) Bureau

Bureau Chief, Dean Mack 444-3894

HRIS Agency Services

Supervisor, Corey Kaufman 444-3947
SABHRS HR Trainer/System Analyst, Desiree McFadden 444-5219
SABHRS System Analyst, Vince Bell 444-4088
SABHRS System Analyst, John Bunker 444-0567
SABHRS System Analyst, Jan Richardson 444-0418
SABHRS System Analyst, Sara Williamson 444-5217
SABHRS System Analyst, Nick McHenry-Grobel 444-4276
SABHRS System Analyst, Darci Harrison 444-4088
Computer System Analyst, John Fitzpatrick 444-2611

HRIS Payroll Services

Supervisor, Erin LaFromboise 444-3794
Payroll Specialist, Stacy Nelson 444-4506
Payroll Specialist, Laura Hildenstab 444-5215
Payroll Accountant, Patty Huxley 444-3174
Payroll Help Desk 444-2962

HRIS Technical Support

Supervisor, Martha Watson 444-3856
SABHRS Computer Security Specialist,
SABHRS Programmer, Patrick McGrath 444-1614
SABHRS Programmer, Rick Oie 444-5715
SABHRS Computer Application Engineer,
Kirk Poepping
Computer Application Engineer,
Kelly McGrath
SABHRS System Analyst, Sheri Parsons 444-0168

Human Resources Policy and Programs Bureau

Senior HR Generalist, Lisa Coligan 444-3854
Senior HR Generalist, Kay Pace 444-3853
HR Generalist, Mikal Wilkerson 444-2542
HR Generalist, Ann Brewer 444-3796
Senior HR Analyst, Therese Simpson 444-3852
HR Analyst, Vacant 444-3879 
Org Development Specialist, Joe Schopfer 444-2686
State Diversity Program Coordinator, John Pavao 444-3984

Compensation & Classification Program Coordinator, Bonnie Shoemaker


Professional Development Center

Main Number 444-3871
Director, Patrick Edgar 444-2607
Training Development Specialist, Jane Rhodes 444-2619
Training Development Specialist,


Mitchell Building, 125 N Roberts St
PO Box 200113, Helena, MT 59620-0113

Chief Information Officer (CIO), Vacant 444-2777
Chief Information Security Officer, Andrew Hanks 444-9127
Executive Assistant, Jennifer Schofield 444-2926
Attorney, Don Harris 444-2426
Chief Technology Officer, Matt Van Syckle 444-2633
Communication Specialist, Christie Magill 444-3827
Office of Financial and Budget Management, Tami Gunlock 444-7354  
Office of Contract and Asset Management, Linda Kirkland 444-1354
FAX Number 444-2701

Network Technology Services Bureau

Mitchell Building, 125 N Roberts St
PO Box 200113, Helena, MT 59620-0113

Network Technology Services Bureau Chief, Jody Troupe 444-2666
Architect and Engineer, Chris Hope 444-6488
Network Operations Supervisor, Vacant 444-5611
Infrastructure and Tools, Barry Wall 444-2820
Voice Operations Supervisor, Daniel Donithan 444-2480

Enterprise Support Bureau

SMDC, 490 18th St
PO Box 200117, Helena, MT 59620-0117

Enterprise Support Bureau Chief, Irv Vavruska 444-6870
Desktop Services, Anne Kane 444-0154
Network Operations Security Center, Zach Day 444-1392
Facilities Management, Ed Sivils 444-9949
Service Desk, Rawlin Richardson 444-4638
State Government Operator 444-2511
TTY (Telephone Device for the Deaf) 444-1421
Conference Call Set-Up 444-2511
SITSD Service Desk for Technical Assistance 444-2000
SITSD Service Desk from Outside Helena 800 628-4917
SummitNet Video Conferencing 444-9588

Application Technology Services Bureau

Mitchell Building, 125 N Roberts St
PO Box 200113, Helena, MT 59620-0113

Application Technology Bureau Chief, Audrey Hinman 444-1635
Java and Oracle Development, Barry Fox 444-5895
.Net Development, Denise Adamson 444-2781
Database Technology Services, Kenny Kyler 444-0298
Application Development, Dustin Hitz 444-2656
Application Hosting, Karin Ohlin 444-0279

Public Safety Communications Services Bureau 

1400 8th Avenue
 Helena, MT 59620

Public Safety Services Bureau Chief, Quinn Ness 444-9835

Enterprise Technology Services Bureau

Cogswell Building, 1401 Lockey Ave
PO Box 200115, Helena, MT 59620-0115

Enterprise Technology Systems Bureau Chief, Jerry Marks 444-2576
Enterprise Applications, Dave Johnson 444-3211
Enterprise Systems Support, Randy Haefka 444-0107
Enterprise Infrastructure, Ashley Downing 444-0377

Information System Security Office

Cogswell Building, 1401 Lockey Ave
PO Box 200115, Helena, MT 59620-0115

Chief Information Security Officer, Andrew Hanks 444-9127
Incident Response & Technical Security, James Zito  444-9835
Risk Management & Business Resiliency, Joe Frohlich 444-3119


1500 Sixth Ave
PO Box 200139, Helena, MT 59620-0139

Main Phone 444-3134
Executive Director, Shawn Graham 444-3134
Deputy Executive Director, Tammy Rau 444-3134
Chief Legal Counsel, Denise Pizzini 444-9388
Communications Specialist, Darla Fitzpatrick 444-0139
Executive Assistant, Cathy Page 444-3754
Administrative Support, Shannon Buswell 444-3754
Information Systems Manager, John Noble 444-3395
Information Systems Specialist, Rex Merrick 444-9293
Imaging Technician, Jeanie Schmidt 444-5227
Accounting/Fiscal Manager, Nolan Brilz 444-3679
Accountant, Joyce Love 444-3323
Accounting Technician, Kim Lloyd 444-2540
Benefits Officer, Brynn Dennehy 444-3324
Benefits Officer, Johnelle Sedlock 444-4113
Benefits Officer, Jessica Hill 444-3091
Benefits Specialist, Sandra Donahue 444-2465
Benefits Specialist, Marjorie O'Rourke 444-3754
Retired Payroll Manager, Natalie Chamberlain 444-3185
Retiree Payroll Benefits Specialist,
Retired Benefits Specialist, Chris Fish 444-2441
Retired Benefits Technician, Vacant 444-2441
FAX Number 444-2641