Labor & Industry, Department of

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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR & INDUSTRY

Walt Sullivan Building

1315 Lockey Avenue

Helena, MT 59601

INFORMATION DESK 444-2840
AUTOMATED LISTINGS 444-3555
Website www.dli.mt.gov
TDD (Telephone Device for the Deaf) 444-0532

COMMISSIONER'S OFFICE

Walt Sullivan Building

1315 Lockey Avenue

PO Box 1728
Helena, MT 59624-1728

444-9091

Commissioner, Galen Hollenbaugh 444-9091
Deputy Commissioner, Kathleen O'Leary 444-3302
FAX Number 444-1394
Policy Director, Katie Vaughan 444-3299 
Public Information Officer, Lauren Lewis 444-1674 
Administrative Specialist, Sue Tinsley 444-9091

Office of Legal Services

Chief Legal, Judy Bovington 444-3255
BSD, Judy Bovington 841-2057
Legal Secretary, Vacant 444-4493
FAX Number 444-1394

Office of Community Service

1301 Lockey Ave, 1st Floor
PO Box 200801

Helena MT 59620

444-5547

Website www.serve.mt.gov
Phone 444-9077
Director, Dan Ritter 444-2573
Finance Manager, Sheree Isola 444-1809
Grants Manager, Sarah Sadowski 444-5547

Office of Human Resources

Human Resource Officer, Rende Mackay 444-4534
Human Resource Specialist, Vicki Schiller-Long 444-7069
Human Resource Specialist, Jeannie Wohlfrom 444-4737
Human Resource Specialist, Dawn Smith 444-9707
Human Resource Specialist, Tracey Thennis 444-4535
Human Resource Assistant, Kari Christensen 444-3710
Safety Coordinator/Risk Manager, Jacob Sandau 444-6595
FAX Number 444-3685

Technology Services Division

2550 Prospect Avenue

Helena, MT 59601

Chief Information Officer, George Parisot 444-4658
TSD Website dli.mt.gov/about/organizational-chart
Internal DLI Employee's Help Desk website servicedesk.dli.mt.gov
Service Desk Voice 444-1361
Service Desk Email dliservicedesk@mt.gov
Web Administrator Email dliwebadmin@mt.gov
Bureau Chief, Kim Warren 444-9721
Kim Warren's Cell Phone  439-3129 
Bureau Chief, Jeremy Crouse 444-1601
Network Supervisor, James Hammond 444-1885
Computer Application Engineer III Supervisor, Jim Pierce 437-2102
IT Supervisor, Casey Greenwood 444-5445

CENTRALIZED SERVICES DIVISION

Walt Sullivan Building

1315 Lockey Avenue
PO Box 1728

Helena, MT 59624-1728

444-2840

Administrator, Natalie Smitham 444-9584
Receptionist, Kari Christensen / Kirsten Wegner 444-2840
Fax Number 444-1419

Office of Administrative Hearings (OAH)

Chief Administrative Law Judge, David Scrimm 444-4342
OAH FAX Number 444-2689

Fiscal Support Bureau

Budget Bureau Chief - Nancy Jones 444-1858
Budget Analyst - WSD/UI/OCS- Cassandra Scheuer 444-4367
Budget Analyst - ERD/CSD/BSD/WCC- Lori Petrosky 444-2048
Financial Specialist - Karla Bachmeier 444-3251
Accounting Bureau Chief - Lenore Hardie 444-4574
Accountant- ERD/CSD/WCC - Melodee Robins 444-0975
Accountant-BSD/UI - Keena Hinman 444-2610
Accountant-WSD/OCS - Megan Alfson 444-2616
Accounting Technician - Ann Perry 444-2405
Payroll - Denise Gjerde 444-3610
Payroll - Alisa Odell 444-3572
Pro Card - Scott Craft 444-3076
Purchasing - Brad Sanders 444-3261

BUSINESS STANDARDS DIVISION

301 South Park
PO Box 200513

Helena, MT 59620-0513

841-2300

Website http://bsd.dli.mt.gov/
Division Administrator, Todd Younkin 841-2243
Deputy Administrator, Dave Cook 841-2303
Receptionist- Sherri Staats 841-2300
Management Analyst - Tawna Meldrum 841-2340
Accounting Technician, Mandy Perschon 841-2011
Accounting Technician,Vacant 841-2010
Fiscal Officer, Marilyn Kelly-Clark 841-2382

Building Codes Bureau

Bureau Chief, Tim Lloyd 841-2053
Factory-Built Buildings & Building Permits, Permit Techs 841-2056
Plan Reviewer, Keith Fletcher 841-2055
Program Manager Helena, Carrie Baker 841-2016
Program Manager Western, John Hegel 439-4310
Program Manager, Eastern, Cliff Schultz 439-4504
FAX number 841-2050

Boiler Safety Section

841-2056

Website http://bsd.dli.mt.gov/operating-certifications/boiler-operating-certificates
Permit Techs 841-2056
Program Manager, Carrie Baker 841-2016

Certified Cities Program

841-2056

Bureau Chief, Tim Lloyd 841-2053
Permit Tech, Julie Strong 841-2043

Electrical Safety Section

841-2056

Electrical Inspection Supervisors:  
Program Manager, John Hegel (Ronan) 439-4310
Program Manager, Clifford Schultz (Bridger) 439-4504

Elevator Safety Section

841-2056

Website http://bsd.dli.mt.gov/operating-certifications/elevator-operating-certificates
Permit Techs 841-2056
Program Manager, 841-2016

Licensing Program Boiler, Blaster, Crane and Fire

Permit Techs 841-2056
Program Manager, 841-2016

Plumbing/Mechanical Safety

841-2056

Plumbing/Mechanical Permits, Permit Techs 841-2056
Program Manager, 841-2016

WEIGHTS & MEASURES PROGRAM 

PO Box 200516

Helena, MT 59620-0516

Website www.weightsandmeasures.mt.gov
Bureau Chief, Tim Lloyd 841-2053
Office Manager, Carol Larkin 443-8065
FAX Number 443-8163

WEIGHTS AND MEASUREMENT: METROLOGY LABORATORY

2801 N. Cooke Street

Helena MT 59601

Website http://bsd.dli.mt.gov/weights-and-measures/metrology-lab
State Metrologist, Dave Fraser 449-2582

PROFESSIONAL LICENSING BUREAU

301 South Park
PO Box 200513

Helena, MT 59620-0513

Website http://bsd.dli.mt.gov/
Deputy Administrator, Dave Cook 841-2303
Unit Supervisor, Derek Sherlock 841-2383
Unit Supervisor, Melissa West 841-2330
Special Projects Coordinator, Traci Collett 841-2302
Board Meeting Administrative Specialists 841-2029

Alternative Health Care

Website

althealth.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Naturopathic Medicine 444-5711
Direct Entry or Apprentice Midwife 444-5773
Executive Officer, Rhonda Morgan 841-2320

Architects

Website

architect.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Jason Steffins 841-2329

Athletics

Website

athleticboard.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Rhonda Morgan 841-2320

Athletic Trainers

Website

athletictrainer.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Rhonda Morgan 841-2320

Barbers and Cosmetologists

Website

cosmetology.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Dennis Clark 841-2390

Chiropractors

Website

chiropractor.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Dennis Clark 841-2390

Clinical Lab Science

Website

cls.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Linda Grief 841-2395

Dentistry

Website

dentistry.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Dennis Clark 841-2390

Electrical

Website

electrician.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Jason Steffins 841-2329

Funeral

Website

funeral.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Lucy Richards 841-2394

Hearing Aid Dispensers

Website

hearingaid.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Linda Grief 841-2395

Licensed Addiction Counselors

Website

lac.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5773
Executive Officer, Cynthia Reichenbach 841-2392

Medical Examiners

Websites

medicalboard.mt.gov

emt.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists (EMT or Acupuncturist) 444-5711
Licensing Specialists (All Others) 444-5773
Executive Officer, Ian Marquand 841-2360
EMS Director, Harry Sibold, MD 841-2241
EMS Training Development Specialist, Ken Threet 841-2359

Massage Therapy

Website

massagetherapists.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Steve Gallus 841-2370

Nursing

Website

nurse.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Interim Executive Officer, Sharon Peterson 841-2375

Nursing Home Administrators

Website

nha.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Linda Grief 841-2395

Occupational Therapy

Website

ot.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Dennis Clark 841-2390

Optometry

Website

optometry.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Linda Grief 841-2395

Outfitters

Website

outfitter.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Watercraft Stickers 444-6880
Guides 444-5711
Outfitters 444-5773
Executive Officer, Steve Gallus 841-2370

Pharmacy

Website

pharmacy.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists PTE 444-5711
Licensing Specialists Community Pharmacy 444-5711
Licensing Specialists Class IV Facility 444-5711
Licensing Specialists Institutional Pharmacy 444-5711
Licensing Specialists Outpatient Surgical Ctr 444-5711
Licensing Specialists Pharmacy Intern 444-5711
Licensing Specialists Pharmacy TTR 444-5711
Licensing Specialists Dangerous Drug 444-5773
Licensing Specialists Mail Order Pharmacy 444-5773
Licensing Specialists Pharmacists 444-5773
Licensing Specialists Wholesale Distributor 444-5773
Montana Prescription Drug Registry 841-2240
Pharmacy Inspector, John Douglas 431-1952
Executive Officer, Marcie Bough 841-2371

Physical Therapy

Website

pt.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Linda Grief 841-2395

Plumbers

Website

plumber.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Jason Steffins 841-2329

Private Adolescents Residential Treatment Program

Website

paarp.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5773
Executive Officer, Cynthia Reichenbach 841-2392

Private Security

Website

privatesecurity.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists (Private Investigators) 444-5773
Licensing Specialists (All Others) 444-5711
Executive Officer, Steve Gallus 841-2370

Professional Engineers & Land Surveyors

Website

engineer.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5773
Engineer Interns 444-5711
Executive Officer, Ian Marquand 841-2360

Psychologists

Website

psy.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5773
Executive Officer, L'Joy Griebenow 841-2258

Public Accountants

 Website

publicaccountant.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5773
Executive Officer, Grace Berger 841-2244

Radiologic Technologists

Website

radiology.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Jason Steffins 841-2329

Respiratory Care Practitioners

Website

respcare.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Ian Marquand 841-2360

Real Estate Appraisers

Website

realestateappraiser.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists, Appraiser Trainee 444-5711
Licensing Specialists, Certified General Appraiser (Temp) 444-5711
Licensing Specialists, Residential Appraiser (Temp) 444-5711
Licensing Specialists, Licensed Appraisers (Temp) 444-5711
Licensing Specialists, Appraisal Management Co 444-5773
Licensing Specialists, Cert. General Appraisers 444-5773
Licensing Specialists, Cert. Residential Appraisers 444-5773
Licensing Specialists, Licensed Appraiser (Credential) 444-5773
Executive Officer, Sharon Peterson 841-2375

Realty Regulation

Website

realestate.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Rhonda Morgan 841-2320

Sanitarians

Website

sanitarian.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Steve Gallus 841-2370

Social Workers & Professional Counselors

Website

swpc.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5773
Executive Officer, Cynthia Reichenbach 841-2392

Speech Language Pathologists & Audiologist

Website

slpaud.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Lucy Richards 841-2394

Veterinary Medicine

Website

vet.mt.gov

Online Application & Renewal

Licensing Specialists 444-5711
Executive Officer, Lucy Richards 841-2394

Compliance

301 S. Park

PO Box 20514

Helena, MT 59620-0514

Compliance Manager, Vacant 841-2379
Compliant Specialists, Lead Worker, Heidi Kauffman 841-2238
Rita Reichert 841-2319
Lavelle Potter 841-2362
Beth Murphy 841-2357

Inspector Section

Jeffery Garden, West Central Region 439-5836
Hugh Pratt, East Central Region 439-5817
Randy Schulke, Northwest Region 475-5160

Investigation Section

 
Jason Whitney-Lead Worker 841-2249
John Risken 841-2343
T.J. Hunt 841-2020
Jody Dalbec 841-2035

Audit Section

 
Continuing Education Audit Unit 444-5696
Tiffany Huss, Realty Regulation Auditor 841-2321

EMPLOYMENT RELATIONS DIVISION

1805 Prospect, PO Box 8011

Helena, MT 59604-8011

Administration

Administrator, Eric Strauss 444-1574
FAX Number 444-4140

Human Rights Bureau

33 South Last Chance Gulch, Suite 2

PO Box 1728
Helena, MT 59624-1728

 

Main Number 444-2884
Bureau Chief, Marieke Beck 444-4344
Legal Secretary, Annah Howard 444-4356
Data Control Technician, Kim Cobos 444-3870
Investigator, Jennifer Conwell 406-655-6091
VROC, Stacey Weldele Wade 406-329-1314
Investigator, Patrick Brinkman 406-791-5805
Investigator, Barry Ivanoff 406-655-6093
Investigator, Tamara Newby 406-752-0783
Case Manager, Kathy Helland 444-4343
Investigator, Jeff Rhoa 444-4345
Investigator, Sam Mahlum 406-235-0810
Investigator, Lindsay Killham-Molster 406-655-6099
Investigator, Clarice Beck 444-1755
TOLL FREE - In Montana 800-542-0807
FAX Number 444-3234
TDD (Telephone Device for the Deaf) 444-9696
Website www.montanadiscrimination.com

COMPLIANCE AND INVESTIGATIONS Bureau

PO Box 201503

Helena, MT 59620-1503

444-6543

Bureau Chief, Amber Carpenter 444-1376
Wage and Hour Compliance Specialists 444-6543
Collective Bargaining Unit 444-6543
FAX Number 444-4140
Website www.mtwagehourbopa.com

Board of Personnel Appeals

PO Box 201503

Helena, MT 59620-1503

444-6543

Safety & Health Bureau

PO Box 1728

Helena, MT 59624-1728

 

Main Number 444-6401
Bureau Chief, Bryan Page 444-1605
Administrative Assistant, Lana Cooper 444-6401
Compliance Supervisor, Jerry Laughery 444-1797
SafetyFest, Casey Kyler-West 444-5267
FAX Number 444-4140
Website http://erd.dli.mt.gov/safety-health

Workers' Compensation SECTION

PO Box 8011

Helena, MT 59604-8011

444-6543

Main Number 444-6543
FAX Number 444-4140
Website http://erd.dli.mt.gov/work-comp-claims

OPERATIONS bureau

PO Box 8011

Helena, MT 59604-8011

444-6543

Main Number 444-6543
Bureau Chief, Peter Van Nice 444-0566
Website http://erd.dli.mt.gov/work-comp-regulations

UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE DIVISION

Walt Sullivan Building

1315 Lockey Ave.
PO Box 8020

Helena, MT 59604-8020

444-3783

Administration

Administrator, Brenda Nordlund 444-2749
Administrative Assistant/Office Manager, Tara VanMeter 444-9037
FAX Number 444-9038

Board of Labor Appeals

Walt Sullivan Building

1315 Lockey Avenue
PO Box 1728

 Helena, MT 59624-1728

Administrative Assistant, Cheryl Boucher 444-3311
FAX Number 444-9038

Contributions Bureau

444-3834

Main Number 444-3834
Bureau Chief, Sandy Bay 444-3302
FAX Number 444-1622

Program Support Bureau

444-3783

Main Number 444-3783
Bureau Chief, Aimee Floerchinger 444-4371
Benefit Accuracy Measurement 444-3311
BAM Supervisor 444-5651
FAX Number 444-9038

Claims Processing Bureau

444-2545

Helena Main Number 444-2545
Billings Main Number 247-1000
Bureau Chief, Paul Martin 444-3773
FAX Number 444-3353
Helena Team Manager, George Smith 444-3248
Helena Team Manager, Wendy Vick 444-1411
Billings Team Manager, Matthew Langman 247-1020
Billings Team Manager, Alyson McMilin 247-1043
Special Programs Manager, Carol Filcher 444-2594
Charging Unit Manager, Lorreen Kuykendall 444-9075
Administrative Specialist, Connie Geiger 444-3466

WORKERS' COMPENSATION COURT

1625 11th Ave
PO Box 537

Helena, MT 59624-0537

444-7794

Judge, David M. Sandler 444-7794
Clerk of Court, Pretrial Hearing Examiner, Jacqueline G. Poole 444-4667
Deputy Clerk of Court & Pretrial Hearing Examiner, Denise Hartman  444-4664
Court Reporter, David E. Hix 444-7794
Deputy Clerk of Court, Receptionist, Michele A. Cottrill 444-7794
Law Clerk, Wendy Cash 444-4678
FAX Number 444-7798
Website http://wcc.dli.mt.gov

WORKFORCE SERVICES DIVISION

Walt Sullivan Building

1315 Lockey Avenue
PO Box 1728

Helena, MT 59624-1728

444-4100

 

Website www.wsd.dli.mt.gov
Administrator, Scott Eychner 444-2648
Fax Number 444-3037
State Workforce Innovation Board Director 

Job Service Operations Bureau

  
444-4480
 
Bureau Chief, Rhonda Huseby 444-1490
 Program Manager Supervisor, Tanner Woodward  444-1620
 Incumbent Worker Training Program Manager  444-3351

Strategic Initiatives & Workforce Programs Bureau

Bureau Chief, Pam Watson 444-3478
 Apprenticeship and Training State Director, Jay Reardon  444-3556
 Jobs for Montana Graduates State Director, Erica Swanson  444-0978
Program Monitoring Unit, Supervisor, Joe Rangitsch 444-4093
Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC), Christy Robbins 444-9046

Research & Analysis Bureau

Website www.lmi.mt.gov
Bureau Chief 444-2741
Program Manager, Mike Peery 444-5539
FAX Number 444-2638
TDD (Hearing & Speech Impaired) 444-0532
Toll Free Number 800 541-3904