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Leadership

    2019 Montana State Council SHRM

    Leadership Team

    State Council Director
    Desiree Navarro, MBA, SHRM-SCP, SPHR
    Director, Human Resources, AAA MountainWest
    Helena, MT 
    Work:  406-447-8180

    Past State Director
    Adam Ragsdale
    Operations Director, Missoula Housing Authority
    Missoula, MT
    Work: 406-549-4113 x128
     
    State Director Elect
    Kristina Hanninen, SHMR-CP, PHR, PMP
    Senior HRIS Analyst, Providence St Joseph Health
    Missoula, MT
    Cell:  406-529-7077
     
    Treasurer
    Amanda Hawley, SHRM-CP, PHR
    Program Manager, A Plus Health Care
    Kalispell, MT
    Work: 406-725-3697
     
     
     
    Director of Hospitality
    Andre Mehan
    Director of Human Resources, Averill Hospitality
    Whitefish, MT
    Work: 406-863-4043
     
    Secretary
    Jeannie Ranard
     
    Foundation Director
    Brooks Robertson
    Strategy Consultant,Communication & Management Services, LLC
    Helena, MT
    Work: 406-442-4934
     
     
    Diversity Director
    Deanna Keller
     
    Workforce Development Director
    Michelle Cohens
    HR, Sletten Construction Company
    Great Falls, MT
    Work:  406-454-6418
    Cell: 406-750-3623
    College Relations Director
    Barb Crump
    Northern Montana Hospital
    Havre, MT 59201
    Membership Director
    Ronda Wakefield, SHRM-SCP, SPHR, CPHR
    Owner, NW MT HR Solutions, LLC
    Thompson Falls, MT
    Cell:  406-250-1120
     
    Legislative Director
    Rebecca Morgan, SHRM-CP, PHR
    Owner, Spark Creative
    Missoula, MT
    Cell:  406-544-5085
    Certification Director
    Robert Farmer
    SVP of People Solutions, Missoula Federal Credit Union
    Work: 406-523-3387
     
     
    Communications Director
    Dawn Lambert

    Human Resource Director, Department of Commerce
    Helena, MT
    Work: 406-841-2727
    dlambert@mt.gov

    Technology Services Director
    Liesel Brink
    HR/Payroll, ALPS Corporation
    Consultant, HR Specialties
    Missoula, MT
    Cell:  406-721-8992
     
    Field Services Director - Pacific West (AK, ID, MT, OR, Pacific Council - GU, CNMI, WA & WY)
    Dianna Gould, SHRM-SCP, CAE
    SHRM
    P.O. Box 218
    Redmond, OR 97756
    Phone: 1-800-283-7476, Option 1, Ext 6267
    Work: 703-535-6267
    Cell:  503-358-8343