Staff Directory

Contact Name Title Employee Role Interdisciplinary Program(s) Phone Number Focus Area(s)
Anabel, Christina Fire Management Specialist Staff Innovation and Organizational Learning (IOL) 385-626-2027 Interdisciplinary
Abrahamson, Ilana Supervisory Ecologist Staff Fire Modeling Institute (FMI) (406) 329-4831 Conservation Education, Fire and Ecosystems
Ager, Alan Research Forester Research Scientist National Fire Decision Support Center (NFDSC) (541) 450-3946 Fire and Ecosystems, Interdisciplinary
Amato, Sam Fire Management Specialist Staff Wildland Fire Management Research, Development, and Application (WFM RD&A) 505-362-0281 Interdisciplinary
Atwood, Loren General Engineer/Physical Scientist Staff (208) 810-3250 Fire Behavior
Baker, Steve Chemist Support Scientist (406) 329-4860 Smoke Emissions
Bergroos, Jon Biological Science Technician Staff National Fire Decision Support Center (NFDSC) (406) 329-4800
Bertram, Penny Support Services Specialist Staff 406-329-2139
Brown, Sara Fire, Fuel and Smoke Science Program Manager Staff, Leadership (406) 329-4978
Burgard, Mitchell Fire Management Specialist Staff Wildland Fire Management Research, Development, and Application (WFM RD&A) 406-848-1008 Interdisciplinary
Butler, Bret Research Mechanical Engineer Emeritus Scientist, Retired-FS (406) 239-3665
Butler, Benjamin Biological Science Information Specialist Staff Wildland Fire Management Research, Development, and Application (WFM RD&A) 208-387-5222 Interdisciplinary
Carroll, Matthew Program Specialist Staff Innovation and Organizational Learning (IOL) 207-801-1003 Interdisciplinary
Chatham, William Computer Scientist Staff National Fire Decision Support Center (NFDSC) (406) 829-6954
Conrad, Elliott Biological Scientist (Student) Staff (406) 329-4848
Crawford, Jo Customer Service Representative Staff (406) 329-4800
Day, Michelle Biological Scientist Support Scientist 541-758-7768 Interdisciplinary
Deering, Josh Model Maker Staff National Fire Decision Support Center (NFDSC) (406) 829-7340
Dillon, Greg Fire Modeling Institute Director Leadership Fire Modeling Institute (FMI) (406) 829-6783
Duchac, Leila Ecologist/Writer Cooperator Fire Modeling Institute (FMI) (406) 829-6895 Fire and Ecosystems
Dzomba, Thomas Deputy Program Manager Staff, Leadership (406) 829-6977
Finney, Mark Research Forester Research Scientist National Fire Decision Support Center (NFDSC) (406) 329-4832 Fire Behavior
Flanary, Sarah Ecologist Staff, Support Scientist (406) 829-6922 Fire Behavior, Fire and Ecosystems, Interdisciplinary
Forthofer, Jason Mechanical Engineer Support Scientist National Fire Decision Support Center (NFDSC) (406) 329-4874 Fire Behavior
Frame, Shelley Program Support Clerk Staff (406) 829-6921
Freeborn, Patrick Research Physical Scientist Support Scientist (406) 329-4823 Fire and Ecosystems
Goolsby, Reginald Fire Management Specialist Staff Wildland Fire Management Research, Development, and Application (WFM RD&A) 864-427-9858 Interdisciplinary
Gorris, Andrew Forestry Aid Staff National Fire Decision Support Center (NFDSC) (406) 329-4832 Fire Behavior
Grenfell, Isaac Mathematician Support Scientist (406) 329-4748
Grumstrup, Torben Research Mechanical Engineer Research Scientist National Fire Decision Support Center (NFDSC) (406) 829-7352 Fire Behavior
Gumm, Jim HP Directord and IOL Director Staff Innovation and Organizational Learning (IOL) 575-491-6748 Interdisciplinary
Hao, Wei Min Supervisory Research Chemist Research Scientist (406) 329-4838 Smoke Emissions
Harris, Joseph Training & Program Analysis Specialist Staff Innovation and Organizational Learning (IOL) 208-514-6651 Interdisciplinary
Heinsch, Faith Ann Physical Scientist Staff Fire Modeling Institute (FMI) (406) 829-7342 Fire Behavior
Helmy, Olga Technical Information Specialist Staff Fire Modeling Institute (FMI) (406) 829-6818 Fire and Ecosystems
Heyerdahl, Emily Emeritus Research Forester Research Scientist, Retired-FS Fire and Ecosystems
Hoagland, Serra Tribal Liaison Officer Staff (406) 275-4067 Conservation Education, Fire and Ecosystems, Interdisciplinary
Hollingsworth, LaWen Spatial Fire Analyst Staff, Support Scientist Fire Modeling Institute (FMI) (406) 829-7370
Holsinger, Lisa Ecologist Support Scientist (406) 329-4810 Fire and Ecosystems
Hood, Sharon Research Ecologist Research Scientist (406) 329-4818 Fire and Ecosystems, Interdisciplinary
Huddleston-Lorton, Rachelle Public Affairs Specialist Staff Innovation and Organizational Learning (IOL) 406-210-4523 Interdisciplinary
Innes, Robin Technical Information Specialist Staff Fire Modeling Institute (FMI) 603-447-5448, ext 5118 Fire and Ecosystems
Iverson, Ben Training Specialist Staff Innovation and Organizational Learning (IOL) 208-387-5324 Interdisciplinary
Jimenez, Daniel Chemical Engineer Staff (406)329-4724 Fire Behavior
Johnson, Courtney Biological Science Tech Staff Fire Modeling Institute (FMI) (406) 329-4820 Conservation Education, Fire and Ecosystems
Jolly, Matt Ecologist Staff, Research Scientist Fire Modeling Institute (FMI) (406) 329-4848 Fire and Ecosystems
Kappel, Shari Administrative Specialist, Lab Support Facilities (406) 829-6957
Karau, Eva Geospatial Analyst Staff Fire Modeling Institute (FMI) (406) 329-4836 Fire and Ecosystems
Keane, Robert (Bob) Emeritus Research Ecologist Emeritus Scientist, Retired-FS Fire and Ecosystems
Leritz, Heidi Program Assistant Staff 406-362-7000
Lincoln, Emily Chemist Staff, Support Scientist (406) 829-6963 Smoke Emissions
Lutes, Duncan Ecologist Support Scientist Fire Modeling Institute (FMI) (406) 214-9265 Interdisciplinary
McAllister, Sara Research Mechanical Engineer Research Scientist National Fire Decision Support Center (NFDSC) (406) 329-4907 Fire Behavior
McHugh, Charles Fire Spatial Analyst Support Scientist Fire Modeling Institute (FMI)
National Fire Decision Support Center (NFDSC)
(406) 829-6953 Fire Behavior, Interdisciplinary
McKinney, Shawn Tech Info Specialist Staff Fire Modeling Institute (FMI) (406) 329-4800 Fire and Ecosystems
Nikolov, Nedialko Physical Scientist Staff Rocky Mountain Center (RMC) (970) 692-7266
Noonan-Wright, Erin Fire Management Specialist Staff Wildland Fire Management Research, Development, and Application (WFM RD&A) 406-829-6964 Interdisciplinary
Nordgren, Bryce Remote Sensing Scientist Support Scientist (406) 829-6955 Interdisciplinary
Parsons, Russell Research Ecologist Research Scientist (406) 329-4872 Fire and Ecosystems
Peterson, Audrey Visual Information Specialist Staff (406) 329-4876 Conservation Education, Interdisciplinary
Petkov, Alex Geospatial Architect (University of Montana) Staff (406) 829-6956 Smoke Emissions
Phillips, Chelsea Biological Science Technician Staff National Fire Decision Support Center (NFDSC) (406)329-4833
Phipps, Ry Mechanical Engineer Staff National Fire Decision Support Center (NFDSC) (406) 329-4800
Rau, Diane Fire Management Specialist Staff Wildland Fire Management Research, Development, and Application (WFM RD&A) (505) 697-7817 Interdisciplinary
Reardon, Jim Forester Support Scientist (406) 329-4849
Reed, Charlotte Forestry Technician Staff (406) 829-6896
Riley, Karin Research Ecologist Staff, Research Scientist National Fire Decision Support Center (NFDSC) (406) 329-4806 Fire and Ecosystems, Interdisciplinary
Sexton, Tim Supervisory Biologist Staff Wildland Fire Management Research, Development, and Application (WFM RD&A) 208-608-6034 Interdisciplinary
Short, Karen Research Ecologist Research Scientist National Fire Decision Support Center (NFDSC) (406) 329-4973 Fire and Ecosystems, Interdisciplinary
Sikkink, Pamela Fire and Fuels Science Information Specialist Staff (406) 829-7343
Smith, Helen Ecologist Support Scientist (406) 329-4707 Fire and Ecosystems
Sopko, Paul Physical Scientist Support Scientist (406) 329-4830 Fire Behavior, Interdisciplinary
Stalling, Chris Biologist Support Scientist (406) 829-7386 Fire and Ecosystems
Tirmenstein, Deb Technical Writer Staff (406) 329-4800
Trethewey, Diane Mathematician Support Scientist National Fire Decision Support Center (NFDSC) (406) 329-4822 Fire Behavior
Urbanski, Shawn Research Physical Scientist Research Scientist (406) 329-4829 Smoke Emissions
Vailant, Nicole Fire Management Specialist Staff Wildland Fire Management Research, Development, and Application (WFM RD&A) 541-640-2217 Interdisciplinary
Wagenbrenner, Natalie Research Meterologist Staff, Research Scientist (406) 329-4793 Smoke Emissions
Wold, Cyle Physical Scientist Support Scientist (406) 829-6961 Smoke Emissions
Woodenknife, Rebecka Program Support Specialist Staff (406) 829-6950
Wright, Vita Biological Scientist Staff Innovation and Organizational Learning (IOL) 406-758-3547 Interdisciplinary
Zouhar, Kris Technical Information Specialist Staff Fire Modeling Institute (FMI) (406) 829-6924 Fire and Ecosystems