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Contact the Safety and Health Bureau


Phone the Safety and Health Bureau at (406) 444-6401

Many of the Bureau's employees live in the part of the state for which they are responsible. You can find the names and phone numbers of these Safety Bureau representatives to contact below. If you prefer e-mail, simply click on e-mail links below.

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Bureau Administration

Bryan Page, Bureau Chief
Tiffany Ott, Occupational Safety and Health Supervisor
George Gulden, Education and Outreach Supervisor
Sharon Meyer, Administrative Support
Lana Cooper, Data Manager/Safety and Health Technician

Contact Information

Mailing Address PO Box 1728
Helena, MT 59624-1728
Physical Location USF&G Building
1625 11th Avenue
Helena, MT 59601

Mine Inspectors

Inspector E-mail Phone Cell Phone
Dave L. Armstrong, CMSP, Mine Inspector/Trainer
Sand & Gravel Operations (406) 257-2366 (406) 240-3918
Bill Schwarzkoph, Forsyth
Coal Mines (406) 356-2547 (406) 951-0668

Mine Training Officers

Officer E-mail Phone Cell Phone
Gordon Brannon, Colstrip   (406) 461-0152
Berke Brown, Bozeman (406) 839-3575  

Safety and Health Specialists

Specialist E-mail Phone Cell Phone
Edward Dawes
Helena/Central MT (406) 444-7817 (406) 439-6796
Chris Lockmer, CSP
Butte   (406) 491-4105
Marissa Morgan
Great Falls   (406) 799-3558
Jennifer Rose
Billings/Eastern MT   (406) 794-4494

Industrial Hygienists

Hygienist E-mail Phone Cell Phone
Marcy Lynn Ballman, PHD
Missoula   (406) 499-2880
Tiffany Ott
Butte   (406) 490-2331
Kristi Witt
Butte   (406) 491-1680

Outreach & Education

  E-mail Phone Cell Phone
Fred Miller
Great Falls   (406) 781-4499
David de Fer
Helena (406) 444-9050 (406) 461-2763

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