Last Update: 06/28/2024

Department of Transportation

Organizational Chart

2701 Prospect Ave
PO Box 201001,
Helena, MT 59620-1001
Main Number 444-6200
TTY 444-7696
or 1-800-335-7592


2701 Prospect Avenue
PO Box 201001
Helena, MT 59620-1001

Interim Director, Larry Flynn 444-6201
Chief Operating Officer, Dwane Kailey 444-6201
Customer Service & Building Security 444-6200
Director's Office FAX Number 444-7643

Media Contact/Public Involvement

Public Information Officer, Charity Burns 444-6821
Public Involvement Specialist, Natalee Stout 444-6021
FAX Number 444-7643

Transportation Commission

Commission Secretary, Kelsie Watkins 444-6201
FAX Number 444-7643

District Administrators

Billings District, Mike Taylor 657-0229
Butte District, Geno Liva 494-9626
Glendive District, Shane Mintz 345-8212
Great Falls District, Jim Wingerter 454-5897
Missoula District, Bob Vosen 523-5800


2701 Prospect Avenue
PO Box 201001
Helena, MT 59620-1001

Main Number 444-6030
Administrator, Nicole Pallister 444-0884
Main FAX Number 444-5411

Accounting Services Bureau

Bureau Chief, Kim Doherty 444-0859
Accounting Treatment Section Supervisor, Angela Heffern 444-6025
Accounting Systems Operations Section Supervisor, Ashley Higgins 444-7290
Payroll and Benefits Section Supervisor, Leah Kailey 444-6874
FAX Number 444-5411

Commitment Management Bureau

Bureau Chief, Kolby Manderle 444-6365
Federal Funds Management Section Supervisor, Lisa Hurley 444-9327
Procurement Services Section Supervisor, Vacant
Transportation Funding and Finance Section Supervisor, Kendra Smith 444-0806
State Appropriations Management Section Supervisor, Cassy Anderson 444-6024
Mailroom 444-7248
FAX Number 444-5411

Motor Fuels Information

Agricultural, PTO, Reefer, and Off-road refunds: 444-6030
Questions or information on filing tax reports for IFTA, CNG, LPG, Motor Fuels A/R's: 444-7664
Gasoline/Special Fuel Distributors: 444-7276
Dyed Fuel/Fuel Tax Laws/Administrative Rules: 444-0806
FAX Number 444-5411


2630 Airport Road
PO Box 200507
Helena, MT 59620-0507

Main Number 444-2506
Administrator, Tim Conway 444-9547
Financial Contact, Madeleine Roberg 444-7279
FAX Number 444-2519

Airport/Airways Bureau

Main Number 444-2506
Bureau Chief, Karen Hallenbeck 444-9581
Aircraft/Airport Mechanic, Derrick Olheiser 444-9592
Aviation Support Officer, Stephen Torske 444-9569
Manager Yellowstone Airport, Jeff Kadlec 646-7631
Airport Facilities Specialist, Yellowstone Airport, Adam Moulton 646-7631
Operations Specialist, Yellowstone Airport, Bron Hansen 646-7631

Aeronautics Safety & Education Bureau

Main Number 444-2506
Bureau Chief, Matt Lindberg 444-9568
Registration and Aviation Specialist, Page Green 444-7266
Aviation Program Coordinator, Barbara Barnum 444-2506
Aviation Program Manager, Vacant 444-9580


2701 Prospect Avenue
PO Box 201001
Helena, MT 59620-1001

Main Number 444-6201
Chief Engineer, Dustin Rouse 444-6005
Preconstruction Engineer, Ryan Dahlke 444-7292
Construction Engineer, Jake Goettle 444-6015
Engineering Operations Bureau Chief, Kathy James 444-6327
Financial Contact, Fiscal Officer, David Phillips 444-6291
Accountant, Vacant 444-6241
FAX Number 444-2486

Aircraft Unit

Pilot, Patrick Smith 444-6390
Hangar 444-0766

Bridge Bureau

Main Number 444-6259
Bureau Chief, Andy Cullison 444-6260
Bridge Design Engineer, Tyler Steffan 444-7800
Bridge Management Engineer, Vacant 444-9221
Bridge Maintenance Engineer, David Crumley 444-6320

Bridge Area Engineers

Billings, Jin Nelson 444-9218
Butte, Vacant
Glendive, Scott Walter 444-6252
Great Falls, DeWayne Wilson 444-9400
Missoula, Vacant
FAX Number 444-6155

Construction Engineering Services Bureau (CES)

Main Number 444-6001
Bureau Chief, Shane Pegram 444-6289

Construction Review Section

Section Supervisor, Fred Beal 444-9232
Construction Reviewer Butte District, Matt Collingwood 556-4708
Construction Reviewer Missoula District, Dean Jones 523-5826
Construction Reviewer Billings District, Paul Rieger 255-0123
Construction Traffic Control Engineer, Jeremy Wilde 444-4667
Bridge Reviewer, Bill Felton 657-0271
Bridge Reviewer, Luke Francis 523-5856
Bridge Reviewer, Jim Sullivan 788-8753
Construction Materials Reviewer, Mike Dodge 431-6001

Constructability Review/VA/Specifications Section

Value Analysis Engineer - Section Supervisor, Joe Green 444-0464
CES Constructability Reviewer - (Billings - Glendive), Chris Trautmann 657-0277
Specifications Engineer - Constructability Reviewer, John MacMillan 490-6174
Constructability Reviewer (Butte) - Specifications Specialist, Paul Cogley 581-7696
Constructability Reviewer (Missoula) - Specifications Specialist, Steve McEvoy 444-6295

Construction Administration Section

Contract Administration Section Supervisor, Regina Bieber 444-6019
Engineering Compliance Specialist, Kathy Terrio 475-2258
Engineering Contract Specialist, Michael Doherty 444-6017
Engineering Contract Specialist, Thomas Burnett 444-6161
Engineering Contract Specialist, Kurtis Miros 475-2093
Engineering Contract Specialist, Brad Burns 475-4306

Consultant Design Bureau

Main Number 444-6209
Bureau Chief, Kelly Williams 444-7964
Administrative Assistant, Sheryl Tangen 444-6209
Consultant Plans Section Supervisor, Jason Senn 444-9128
TA Section Supervisor, David Holien 444-6118
FAX Number 444-6253

Engineering Construction Contracting Bureau

Bureau Chief, Darin Reynolds 461-4665
Construction Contracting Section Supervisor, Miki Lloyd 444-9200
Engineering Contract Specialist, Ed Cohlhepp 444-6284
Engineering Contract Specialist, Erik Martini 461-2888
Engineering Contract Tech, Hayden Burnett 444-6214
Engineering Contract Tech, Glen Larson 444-7628
Engineering Contract Tech, Brook Bennett 444-6212
Engineering Contract Tech, Sharon Thomas 444-6215
Alternative Contracting Section Supervisor, John Pavsek 444-6213
Alternative Contracting Engineer, Brandon Graff 444-2808
Alternative Contracting Engineer, Ellen Hinshaw 523-5863
Civil Engineering Specialist, Clancy Williams 444-6211
FAX Number 444-7236

Engineering Operations Bureau

Engineering Operations Bureau Chief, Kathy James 444-6327
Project Manager, Vacant 444-7624
Project Manager, Patrick Lane 444-0622
Project Manager, Brandi Shepherd 444-7039

Engineering Training

Training Coordinator, Lori Amestoy 444-6379
Engineering Training, Michelle Wheat 444-6333
Construction Training, Jennifer Sowieja 653-6719
EPS Computer Support Specialist, Kim Cross 444-3143

Engineering Systems Section

Engineering Systems Section Supervisor, Vacant
Lead AWP Computer Systems Analyst, Christopher Cole 444-7661
Lead CADD/EPS Computer Systems Analyst, Beth Pointer 444-6245
AWP Computer Systems Analyst, Andrew Blyzka
AWP Computer Systems Analyst, Sterling Cullen 444-6013
AWP Computer Systems Analyst, Lydia Dold 444-9212
CADD Computer Systems Analyst, Amanda Leslie 444-6210
CADD Computer Systems Analyst, Vacant
EPS Computer Systems Analyst, Andy Erion 444-2662
EPS Computer Systems Analyst, Clint Jatkowski 444-6207

Research Section

Main Number and Library Number 444-6338
Research Section Supervisor, Rebecca Ridenour 444-7203
Research Librarian, Anders Johnson 444-0871
Experimental Project Manager, Vacant 444-6269

Geotechnical and Pavement Bureau

Main Number 444-6281
Bureau Chief, Jeff Jackson 444-3371
Administrative Assistant, Elise Schultz 444-6281
Non-Destructive Testing Supervisor, Billy Hancock 444-7257
Pavement Management Supervisor, Vacant 444-6149
Geotechnical Operations Manager, Cameron Kloberdanz 444-9210
Pavement Analysis Engineer, DJ Berg 444-2067
Pavement Design Engineer, Miles Yerger 444-7650
Field Investigation Unit Supervisor, Jon Neace 444-6396
FAX Number 444-6204

Highways Bureau

Highways Engineer, Damian Krings 444-6225
Highways Design Engineer, Megan Cail 444-6230
Hydraulics Design Engineer, Jen Johnson 444-6254
Engineering Cost Analyst, Brett Harris 444-7967
Hydraulics Engineer, Dave Hedstrom 444-7961
Hydraulics Operation Engineer, Annette Compton 444-5988
Photogrammetry & Survey Supervisor, Bill Weber 444-6321
Surveying, Rob Mihalovich 444-6020
Aerial Photos, Chris Blumberg 444-9294
Road Design Engineer, Jeremy Terry 444-6226
Highways Engineering Analyst, Brandon Jones 464-9640
CADD Visualization, John Ascheman 444-7410
FAX Number 444-7635

Road Design Project Managers

Missoula - Josh Dold 444-6228
Butte - Rebecca Barbula 444-6227
Great Falls, RJ Snyder 444-6229
Glendive - Joy Fleming 345-8221
Billings - Jacob Brotzler 657-0266
FAX Number, Project Managers 444-7635
MSU Design (Bozeman) - Chad Welborn 994-1843
FAX Number 994-1870

Materials Bureau

Main Number 444-6300
Bureau Chief, Jim Davies 444-3424
Administrative Assistant, Elise Schultz 444-6281
Testing Operations Supervisor, Matt Needham 444-7260
Inspection Operations Supervisor, Paul Bushnell 444-6267
Chemistry, John Cloonan 444-7282
Concrete/Aggregate Supervisor, Wes Dess 444-6343
Implementation and Evaluation Specialist, Michelle Lee 444-7668
Materials Certification, Melissa Stroh 444-6268
Quality Control Supervisor, Anson Moffett 444-5407
State Materials Engineer, Ross (Oak) Metcalfe 444-9201
FAX Number 444-6204

Right of Way Bureau

Main Number 444-6056
Bureau Chief, Jason Gilliam 444-6063
Lands Manager, Jonathan Ries 444-7603
Acquisition Manager, Bob Heiser 444-6205
Utilities Manager, Steve Giard 444-6077
FAX Number 444-7254

Traffic & Safety Bureau

Bureau Chief, Gabe Priebe 444-9252
Administrative Support, Andrea Carroll Smith 444-7237
Traffic Design Section Supervisor, Tyrel Murfitt 444-6217
Traffic Operations Section Supervisor, Stan Brelin 444-6135
Traffic Safety Engineering Section Supervisor, Patricia Burke 444-9420
Rail/Highway Safety Unit Supervisor, John Althof 444-7247
Access Management Specialist, Jon Burnett 444-4262
Traffic & Safety FAX Number 444-0807


2701 Prospect Avenue
PO Box 201001
Helena, MT 59620-1001

Main Number 444-6054
Acting Division Administrator, Tamuna Cullison 444-6054
Project Manager/Data Analyst, James Sutcliffe 444-9235
HR Assistant, Elisa Schock 444-6054
HR Assistant, Rebecca Gerst 444-6046
FAX Number 444-7685

Occupational Safety & Health Bureau

Manager, Justin Ulmen 523-5862
Safety Consultant - Helena, Chad Boggess 444-6924
Safety Consultant - Missoula/Kalispell, David Wilson 751-2014
Safety Consultant - Butte/Bozeman, Dalton Bragg 494-9600
Safety Consultant - Great Falls/Havre, Zachary Vaughn 455-8331
Safety Consultant - Glendive/WP/Miles City, Aaron Plocek 345-8213
Safety Consultant - Billings/Lewistown, Russell Hale 657-0275

Human Resources Bureau

Helena Human Resources Manager, Diana Piccono 444-6044
District Human Resources Manager, Tami Bishop Rhodes 444-9295
HR Generalist - Billings, Lori Edgar 657-0221
HR Generalist - Butte, Shirley Cortright 494-9608
HR Generalist - Glendive, Joyce Ayre 345-8207
HR Generalist - Great Falls, Cheryl Winship 454-5886
HR Generalist - Missoula, Shannon Carter 523-5876
HR Generalist - Engineering Division, Tiffany Thornton 475-0709
HR Generalist - Administration/Aeronautics/Audit/Civil Rights/Director's Office/Legal/Maintenance, Alycia Gereg 475-1712
HR Generalist - Information Services Division & Planning Division, Sarah Peterson 475-2928
HR Specialist - Labor & Employee Relations Specialist/Motor Carrier Services, Travis House 444-6051
HR Generalist - Missoula District, Sadie Hansen 594-6249
HR Generalist - Butte District, Michaela Cortright 494-9623
HR Generalist - Helena, Elizabeth Otte 444-9253
ADA Coordinator, Alice Flesch 475-1832
Compensation Specialist, Laurie Edwards 444-6053

Workforce Planning Section

Manager, Renae Lang 475-5590
Talent Acquisition Specialist, Angela Murolo 431-0443
Learning & Development Consultant, Robyn Carter 444-7647
Learning & Development Consultant, Vacant 444-5480
Learning & Development Consultant, Kacey Dziekonski 444-7477


2701 Prospect Avenue
PO Box 201001
Helena, MT 59620-1001

Main Number 444-6311
ISD Administrator, Michelle Hauer 444-6159
Infrastructure and Operations Bureau Chief, John Levick 444-6406
Software & Data Bureau Chief, Jack Dartman 444-7937
Customer Support 444-6311
Records Management Services, Tracy Cuddy 444-7268
FAX Number 444-6127


2701 Prospect Avenue
PO Box 201001
Helena, MT 59620-1001

Main Phone 444-7220
Maintenance Administrator, Jon Swartz 444-6157
Program Manager, DES Coordinator, Susan McEachern 444-6153
Administrative Assistant, Linda Strong 444-7220
Administrative Assistant, Vacant 444-6511
Administrative Assistant, Meghan McCumbers 444-6160
FAX Number 444-7684

Maintenance Operations

Sign Shop, Harlan Davis 444-6357
Business Process Analyst, Lindsay Meeks 444-6352
Roadside Specialist/Weed Coordinator, Jason Allen 444-6991
Maintenance & Equipment Training, Mark Criner 444-0822

TRAVELER INFORMATION (Winter Conditions, Construction, Incidents)

Traveler Information Web Site
TOLL Free Number - Statewide Report 511 (in state)
or 800-226-7623
Program Manager, Curtis Buckley 444-6372

Local Area Road Reports (Recordings):

Call 511 for local reports 511


Communications Bureau

Chief, Phill Balsley 444-6305
Communications Engineer/Technician Supervisor, Dave Green 538-1305
FAX Number 444-6353

Equipment Bureau

Chief, Walt Kerttula 444-6151
Equipment Shop Supervisor, Doug Robbins 444-7690
Equipment Reviewer, Tim Mahlum 444-6812
Fiscal Manager, Bo Antila 444-6319
Equipment Shop 444-6355
FAX Number 444-7234

Facilities Bureau

Chief, Mike Murolo 444-6163
Building Maintenance 444-6200
Facility Inspector, Joe Norris 444-7386
FAX Number 444-0865

Maintenance Bureau

Operations Manager, Doug McBroom 444-6157
Project Facilitation Supervisor, Matt Steveson 444-6035
Contract Reviewer, Jeremy Ward 444-7604
Contract Reviewer, Pete Servel 444-6375
Contract Reviewer, Jason Allen 444-6991

Motor Pool Unit

Manager, Mike Solem 444-2682
Motor Pool Dispatch 444-2705
Motor Pool Rental Rates, Bo Antila 444-6319
FAX Number 444-0287


2701 Prospect Avenue
PO Box 4639
Helena, MT 59604-4639

Main Number 444-6130
Administrator, Brad Marten


Financial Contact, Jeannie Lake 444-6146

Motor Carrier Services Menu

*For licensing, permitting or enforcement inquiries, please press 1

For online permitting assistance or to order a permit 406-444-6130 press 1
For commercial licensing, apportioned registration or on-line licensing assistance 406-444-6130 press 2
For personal title and non-apportioned registration 406-444-6130 press 3
For Enforcement inquiries 406-444-6130 press 4
For ePART Password resets 406-444-6130 press 5
To hear these options again 406-444-6130 press 9
To return to the main menu 406-444-6130 press 0

*For commercial truck safety information, CDL and medical card questions or ePART password reset, please press 2

For commercial truck safety information 406-444-6130 press 1
For Commercial Driver's Licensing & Medical Card questions 406-444-6130 press 2
For Driver License, Vehicle title and registration, and disability placards 406-444-6130 press 3
To hear these options again 406-444-6130 press 9
For all other questions remain on the line for assistance

*For our business hours, please press 3

Commercial Vehicle Operations Bureau

Bureau Chief, Eric Belford 444-6139
Supervisor, Myrlin Schatz 444-0816
FAX Number 444-9263

Enforcement Bureau

Bureau Chief, Russ Christoferson 444-0454
Major, Chris Williams 444-7629

Motor Carrier Safety Assistance Program

MCSAP Manager, Jeff Steeger 444-4207
Motor Vehicle Inspection Section Supervisor, Kevin Stubbs 690-3878
Transport of Hazardous Materials 444-3300
Fax Number 444-7681

Commercial Driver Related Issues

Commercial Drivers License Information 444-3244


2701 Prospect Avenue
PO Box 201001
Helena, MT 59620-1001

Division Administrator, Rob Stapley 444-3445
Financial Section Supervisor, Jennifer Andrews 444-6100
Transportation Program and Policy Analyst, Jason Hughey 444-4262
FAX Number 444-7671

Data and Analysis Bureau

Data & Analysis Bureau Chief, Ed Ereth 444-6111
Traffic Data Collection & Analysis Supervisor, Becky Duke 444-6122
Electronic Equipment Unit Supervisor, Tedd Little 444-9417
Geospatial Information Supervisor, Brian Andersen 444-6103
Project Analysis Manager, Paul Johnson 444-7259
Secondary Roads Engineer, Andy White 444-9194

Multimodal Planning Bureau

Multimodal Planning Bureau Chief, Vacant 444-9240
Integrated Transportation & Publications Supervisor, Sheila Ludlow 444-9193
Bicycle & Pedestrian Coordinator, Shelby Clark 444-9273
Electric Vehicles Planner, Ben Murphy 444-7294
Freight & Rail Planner, Heather Kuklo 444-3439
Communication & Publications Planner, Lauren Eichenfels 444-7614
Discretionary Funding & Analysis Supervisor, Nick Hill 444-7609
Statewide & Urban Planning Supervisor, Mitch Buthod 444-9238
Missoula District Planner, Victoria Crnich 444-7653
Butte District Planner, Beth Clarkson 444-9274
Great Falls District Planner, Geoffery Streeter 444-9131
Glendive & Billings Districts Planner, Samantha Wood 444-6121
Air Quality Planner, Nikki Jurkovac 444-6256

Transit, Safety & Planning Bureau

Transit, Safety & Planning Bureau Chief, Tammy Ross 444-9192
Transit Supervisor, Adam Kraft 444-6120
System Impact Analysis Supervisor, LeRoy Wosoba 444-9233
State Highway Traffic Safety Supervisor, Kevin Dusko 444-7411
FARS Analyst, Brooklyn Johns-Blassic 444-7302
Occupant Protection Planner, Jennifer Wilson 444-0809
Impaired Driving Planner, Vacant 444-7417
Law Enforcement Liaison, Spencer Harris 444-0856
Cultural Liaison, Sheila Cozzie 444-7301
FAX Number 444-9409

Environmental Services Bureau

Environmental Services Bureau Chief, Tom Martin 444-0879
Remediation & Assessment Supervisor, Joe Radonich 444-9204
Environmental Engineering Supervisor, Tom Gocksch 444-9412
Missoula/Glendive Project Development Engineer, Grant Rodway 444-0825
Butte Project Development Engineer, Sam Ahlrich 444-7693
Great Falls Project Development Engineer, Derek Fleming 444-7648
Billings Project Development Engineer, Tommy Griffeth 444-7202
Field Services Engineer, Walt Ludlow 444-9227
Environmental Resources Supervisor, Bill Semmens 444-7227
Butte District Biologist, Deborah Wambach 444-0461
Great Falls District Biologist, Paul Sturm 444-9438
Glendive District Biologist, Larry Sickerson 444-0462
Billings District Biologist, Susan Lenard slenard@mt.govv 444-0845
Wetland Specialist, Larry Urban 444-6224
Historian, Jon Axline 444-6258
FAX Number 444-7245


2701 Prospect Avenue
PO Box 201001
Helena, MT 59620-1001

Audit Services Unit

Chief Auditor, Natalie Gibson 594-8465
Internal Audit Manager, Sherrie Lindbo 431-1671
External Audit Manager, Vacant
FAX Number 444-9244

Office of Legal Services

Main Number 444-6090
Acting Chief Legal Counsel, Chris Nygren 444-6095
Senior General Counsel, Valerie Balukas 444-7649
Acting Senior Litigation Counsel, Hannah Woolsey 444-6095
Attorney - Special Projects, Carol Grell Morris
Staff Attorney II, Eli Clarkson 444-9058
Staff Attorney II, Charlena Toro 444-6096
Staff Attorney II, Bart LaMont 444-9455
Staff Attorney, Tyler Moss 444-6094
Paralegal, Karla Smerker 444-5477
Paralegal/ Policy Manager, Aliselina Strong 444-9415
Public Information Request Program Manager, Betty Huckins 444-0812
Legal Assistant, Veronica Torgerson 444-7277
FAX Number 444-7206

Office of Civil Rights

Main Number 444-6331
Bureau Chief, Megan Handl 444-6324
Program Supervisor, Maghan Strachan 444-0841
Compliance Specialist, Chris Ferguson 444-6945
Small Business Specialist, Maggie Metzger 444-6337
Small Business Specialist, Janene Shepherd 444-6042
Small Business Supportive Services Coordinator, Shannon Hahn 444-7287
Equal Employment Officer, Scott Hicks 444-5534
External ADA Coordinator, Matt Maze 444-5416
Affirmative Action Officer, Kirtrena Deen 444-7481
Title VI Coordinator, Kim Vietz 444-6334
FAX Number 444-7243