Staff & Board


Weed District Manager - Bryce Christiaens
General Vegetation Management Questions and Site Visits
(406) 258-4217
Weed Education Coordinator - Steffany Rogge-Kindseth
Private Applicator Training and Education Programing
(406) 258-4211
Weed Prevention Coordinator - Chris Mascari
Weed Seed Free Forage, Disturbed Site Permits and New Invaders
(406) 258-4218
WMA/AIS Coordinator - Lindsey Bona-Eggeman
Landowner Grants and Aquatic Invasive Species
(406) 258-4219
GIS Data Coordinator - Jed Little
Vegetation Mapping
(406) 258-4220
Financial Coordinator - Pirrie Durkee
Claims and Financial Agreements
(406) 258-4202
Montana Biocontrol Coordinator - Melissa Maggio
Biological Weed Control
(406) 258-4223

Staff and Board - Work day!Board:

The purpose of the board is to oversee the development and implementation of our invasive species programs as described in the weed district's Missoula County Invasive Species Strategic Plan.

Missoula County Weed Board Members:

  • Pat Sweeney, Chair
  • Andy Hayes, Vice Chair
  • Doug Kopp, Member
  • Jim Olivarez, Member
  • Dean Pearson, Member
  • John Rimel, Member
  • Andrew Skibo, Member
  • Joann Wallenburn, Member
  • Karen Stockmann, Member

Regular meetings are typically held on the third Thursday of the month at the Missoula County Weed District Office unless otherwise decided by the board, taking into consideration holidays, training, and miscellaneous activities.

Click here for more information on meeting agendas and minutes.