DEQ Staff Directory by Division

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DEQ Locations and Mailing Addresses







Director's Office

Telephone (406) 444-2544
Fax # (406) 444-4386
TTY (text telephone) (406)444-9526

LIVERS, TOM ,  Director

Contact/Email Phone (406)
LIVERS , TOM , Director 444-2544
HARTMAN , DENISE , Administrative Rules Coordinator 444-2630
HOULE , HILLARY , Administrative Assistant 444-5270
LOVELACE , BONNIE , Regulatory Affairs Manager 444-1760
MATHIEUS , GEORGE , Deputy Director 444-7423
VOGEL , MARIAH , Temp 444-5270
Human Resources   444-4218
    Fax:  444-5330     
Legal   444-2544
    Fax:  444-4386     
NORTH , JOHN , Chief Legal Counsel 444-2018
ADKINS , THAD , Lawyer 444-6490
BOWERS , KIRSTEN , Attorney 444-4222
BROOKS , CINDY , Supervisor Attorney 444-6360
CLARK , PENNEY , Legal Assistant 444-6412
CONVERY , REBECCA , Attorney 444-6347
HAYES , EDWARD , Attorney 444-1425
HOPE , PATRICK , Lawyer 444-4202
JOHNSON , ELOIS , Paralegal 444-2630
JONES , BRADLEY , Attorney 444-1422
LEWIS , JAMES , Attorney 444-2626
MORGAN , JON , Attorney 444-6589
MOSER , KURT , Attorney 444-4009
MULLEN , NORMAN , Attorney 444-4961
NICOL , PAUL , Lawyer 444-6549
SMITH , BRAD , Attorney 444-6456
MEPA   444-2544
    Fax:  444-4386     
Office of Financial Services (OFS)   444-2442
    Fax:  444-1804     
  OFS - Accounting Services  
  OFS - Budget Services  
Office of Information Technology (OIT)   444-1840
    Fax:  444-1923     
  OIT - Applications Development  
  OIT - ADB - Development  
  OIT - ADB - GIS Services  
  OIT - ADB - Information   Services  
  OIT - Business Development  
  OIT - Systems Administration  

Enforcement Division

Telephone (406) 444-0379
Fax # (406) 444-1923

ARRIGO, JOHN,  Administrator

Contact/Email Phone (406)
ARRIGO , JOHN , Administrator 444-5327
  Enforcement Program
ANDERSON , CHAD , Enforcement Program Manager 444-2964
BAWDEN , SUSAN , Environmental Enforcement Specialist 444-3390
BOVINGTON , TOM , Environmental Enforcement Specialist 444-2711
JOST , RICHARD , Environmental Enforcement Specialist 444-2857
KENNEY , DAN , Environmental Enforcement Specialist 444-1453
RASMANN , JOHN , Environmental Enforcement Specialist 444-5328
RIEGER , MICHAEL , Environmental Enforcement Specialist 444-3937
SALADIN , NATHANIEL , Environmental Enforcement Specialist 444-2411
STEINWEDEN , SHASTINA , Environmental Enforcement Specialist 444-3109
THOMAS , MARGARITE , Environmental Enforcement Specialist 755-8956
  Fiscal and Administrative   Services
THOMAS , BRENDA , Admin Manager / Budget Analyst 444-4010
BAIRD , STACY , Data Control and Administrative 444-9092
WILLARD , MELISSA , Data Control Specialist 444-9093

Permitting and Compliance Division

Telephone (406) 444-4323
Fax # (406) 444-1374

, ,  Administrator

SMOKE MANAGEMENT HOTLINE,  800-225-6779

Contact/Email Phone (406)
HABECK , BOB , Division Program and Policy Coordinator 444-7305
Air Quality Bureau (AQB)   444-3490
    Fax:  444-1499     
KLEMP , DAVE , Bureau Chief 444-0286
  AQB - Technical Support Services
  AQB - TSS - Analysis and Planning Services
  AQB - TSS - Researh and Monitoring Services
  AQB - TSS - Data Management Services
  AQB - Administrative Support
  AQB - Air Permitting and Compliance Assistance
  AQB - APCA - Permitting Services
  AQB - APCA - Oil and Gas Services
  AQB - APCA - Compliance Services
Environmental Management Bureau (EMB)   444-4953
    Fax:  444-1499     
  EMB - Hard Rock  
  EMB - MFSA  
JONES , CRAIG , MEPA / MSFA Coordinator 444-0514
STRAIT , JAMES , Environmental Specialist 6 444-6765
Industrial and Energy Minerals Bureau (IEMB)   444-4970
    Fax:  444-4988     
  IEMB - Coal and Uranium  
SIMONICH , PAUL , Environmental Engineer Specialist 444-7458
SMITH , ROBERT , Permit Coordinator 444-7444
  IEMB - Opencut  
CONNER , JAMES , Environmental Science Specialist 444-4979
Public Water and Subdivisions Bureau (PWSB)   444-4400
    Fax:  444-1374     
  PWSB – Operator Certification and Admin Support Unit  
ALLEN , JULIE , Certification Clerk 444-4584
THERRIAULT , RETA , Certification/Team Lead 444-3434
VELASQUEZ , RINA , Administrative Support 444-0490
  PWSB – Field Services
BUTTS , GREG , Section Supervisor - Kalispell 755-8967
ARNOLD , SANDY , Sanitary Survey Field Inspector - Missoula 541-9015
CARLSON , KARL , Sanitary Survey/Cross-Connection Lead - Billings 247-4444
ERICKSON , CHRISTOPHER , Surface Water Field Inspector 444-3967
GERNAND , GERARD , Surface Water Field Inspector 444-5881
KROPP , MIKE , Sanitary Survey Specialist - Kalispell 755-8971
LANZA , MELISSA , Environmental Science Specialist 755-8976
SMITH , MONTE , Sanitary Survey Field Inspector - Billings 247-4438
VALETT , MELEE , Sanitary Survey Field Inspector - Missoula 541-9016
YODER , KIRK , Environmental Science Field Inspector 444-7494
  PWSB – Monitoring and Reporting
PIZZINI , EUGENE , Section Supervisor 444-6972
FETKAVICH , CRAIG , Rules Specialist 444-3425
HENRIKSON , ELIZABETH , Ground Water Rule Manager 444-2691
HOGENSON , BRIAN , TCR & PBCU Rule Manager - Missoula 541-9014
JORDAN , DIANE , CHEM/RAD Rule Manager and Waivers 444-6741
KAUFMAN , LISA , Surface Water Rule Manager 444-5313
LUTHER , KATHRYN , Sanitary Survey - Ground Water 444-4633
NORMAN , SARAH , Data Control Specialist 444-2954
PATTERSON , SCOTT , Environmental Science Specialist 444-5360
PRICE III , JOHN , Rules Specialist 444-5312
RADONICH , LYNNETTE , Data Control Technician 444-7460
SIMMONS , MARY , Total Coliform/Nitrate Rule Manager 444-5314
  PWSB - Data Management
MARTIN , STEVE , Data Control Lead 444-3744
  PWSB – Plan Review
CLARK , RACHEL , Plan Review Lead PE 444-6722
ENGLISH , LEATA , Administrative Assistant 444-4224
FRASER , DENVER , Environmental Engineer PE 444-5318
GILLESPIE , EMILY , Environmental Engineer PE - Kalispell 755-8979
WAITE , MATTHEW , Environmental Engineer PE - Billings 247-4455
  PWSB – Subdivision Review
MOHR , JARROD , Environmental Engineer PE - Kalispell 755-8981
Waste and Underground Tank Management Bureau (WUTMB)   444-5300
    Fax:  444-1374     
  WUTMB - Hazardous Waste  
  WUTMB - HWS - Asbestos  
  WUTMB - Solid Waste  
  WUTMB - SWS Motor Vehicle   Recycling
  WUTMB - SWS Licensing  
  WUTMB - Underground Storage   Tanks

Planning, Prevention and Assistance Division

Telephone (406) 444-6697
Fax # (406) 444-6836

, ,  Administrator

RADON HOTLINE,  800-546-0483

SMALL BUSINESS HOTLINE,  800-433-8773

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Contact/Email Phone (406)
  AFCU - Administrative Fiscal Contract Unit
MCEACHERN , SUSAN , Accounting Fiscal Manager 444-6755
STAMPER , JENNA , Administrative Support 444-2475
  ASU - Administrative Support Unit
  FSCU - Fiscal Support Contract Unit
Energy and Pollution Prevention Bureau (EPPB)   444-6697
    Fax:  444-6836     
  EPRE - Energy Planning and   Renewables
  EECA - Engergy Efficiency and Compliance  
DORNUBARI-OGIDI , KAMENE , Energy Educator 444-6540
Technical and Financial Assistance Bureau (TFAB)   444-6697
    Fax:  444-6836     
  CTTA - Compliance, Training   Technical Assistance
  DWRF - Drinking Water Revolving   Fund
  WPC - Water Pollution Control  Revolving Fund
Water Quality Planning Bureau (WQPB)   444-6697
    Fax:  444-6836     
  IMTS - Information   Management and Technical   Services Section
  WM - Watershed Management
   WQS - Water Quality   Standards
   WQMA - Water Quality   Monitoring and Assessment
DUMOND , PAUL , Water Quality Monitoring Specialist 444-5304
Water Protection Bureau (WPB)   444-3080
    Fax:  444-1374     
  WPB - Water Quality Discharge   Permits
DEVANEY , RAINIE , Section Supervisor 444-6769
BROWN , JIM , Environmental Science Specialist 444-6747
DAVIES , CAROLINA , Senior Permit Writer 444-2879
GRIFFETH , THOMAS , Environmental Science Specialist 444-1454
MAY , JEFF , Environmental Science Specialist 444-5326
WEAVER , CHRISTINE , Environmental Science Specialist 444-3927
  WPS - Watershed Protection
RAY , ROBERT , Section Supervisor 444-5319
OCKEY , MARK , Water Quality Specialist 444-5351
STEELE , KATIE , Water Quality Specialist 444-0549
TRUM , ERIC , Water Quality Specialist 444-0531
  WPS - Source Water Protection
BOE , CHRIS , Environmental Science Specialist 444-6752
CARPENEDO , STEPHEN , Wetland Environmental Science Specialist 444-3527
DEFORD , LILLIAN , Wetland Soils & Hydrology Tech 444-5329
DEMARTINO , CAROLYN , Water Quality Specialist 444-0820
GARBER , JASON , Water Quality Specialist 444-2734
GILL , CAROLINE , Wetland Botany Technician 444-5329
HERRICK , JEFFREY , Environmental Science Specialist 444-0014
ISHAM , SAMUEL , Wetland Botany Technician 444-5329
KUBICKI , CHRISTOPHER , Wetland Soils & Hydrology Tech 444-5329
MORSE , RICH , Environmental Science Specialist 444-7450

Petroleum Tank Release Compensation Board

Telephone (406) 444-9710
Fax # (406) 444-9711

WADSWORTH, TERRY ,  Executive Director

PETRO HOTLINE ,  800-556-5291

Contact/Email Phone (406)
WADSWORTH , TERRY , Executive Director 444-9712
ADOLPH , JANET , Project Administrator 444-9714
ADYDAN , JOANNE , Fund Cost Specialist 444-9717
EATON , ROSS , Fund Cost Specialist 444-9716
PIRRE , GARNET , Administrative Assistant 444-9713
ROOT , ANN , Fund Cost Specialist 444-9715

Remediation Division

Telephone (406) 444-6444
Fax # (406) 444-6783

, ,  Division Administrator

FEDERAL SUPERFUND HOTLINE,  800-246-8198

LUST/LEAK HOTLINE,  800-457-0568

Contact/Email Phone (406)
Abandoned Mine Lands  
  Fiscal Office
Federal Superfund and Construction Bureau (FSCB)  
  FSCB - Construction Services
  FSCB - Technical Support
Hazardous Waste Cleanup Bureau (HWCB)  
  HWCB - Federal Facilities and   Brownfields  
  HWCB - Petroleum Tank   Cleanup  
  HWCB - Site Response
  HWCB - State Superfund  
  HWCB - Administrative and   Technical Support