MMEC's Business Advisors bring years of real-world manufacturing experience, a wide variety of specialized skills, and progressive management experience to helping Montana manufacturers. They are conveniently located in offices around Montana to better serve our clients, and often collaborate with each other – or even external experts -- whenever you need more specialized solutions. Our home office staff in Bozeman are always available to help as well. 

Field Office Staff

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David Allard

Senior Business Advisor
Statewide Food and Process Specialist
Learn more about Dave

   Montana Manufacturing Extension Center
2310 University Way
Bldg. 2, Suite 1
Bozeman, MT 59715
   (406) 560-2289
   david.allard1@montana.edu
Business Advisor Sheri Bartz

Sheri Bartz

Business Advisor
Billings and Eastern Montana
Learn more about Sheri

   City College
3803 central Avenue
#A034 City College
Billings, MT 59102
   (406) 223-1854
   sheri.bartz@montana.edu
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Jolene Cram

Food Safety Project Manager
Tri-State Food Manufacturing Collaboration

Montana, Idaho and Washington
Learn more about Jolene

   TechHelp Idaho
1910 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725-1656
   (208) 850-7296
   jolene.cram@montana.edu
Jeff Pierce

Jeff Pierce

Business Advisor Kalispell and NorthWestern Montana
Learn more about Jeff

   Montana West Economic Development
44 Second Ave. West
Kalispell, MT  59901
   (509) 885-4362 
   jeffry.pierce@montana.edu
Doug Roberts

Doug Roberts

Business Advisor
Great Falls and North Central Montana
Learn more about Doug

   Grow Great Falls Montana
405 3rd St. NW
Suite 203
Great Falls, MT 59404
   (937) 489-3985
   richard.roberts4@montana.edu
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Alistair Stewart

Senior Business Advisor
Bozeman and Southwestern Montana
Learn more about Alistair

   Montana Manufacturing Extension Center
2310 University Way
Bldg. 2, Suite 1
Bozeman, MT 59715
   (406) 606-0050
   alistair.stewart@montana.edu
Brian Sullivan

Brian Sullivan

Business Advisor
Southern Montana
Learn more about Brian

   Montana Manufacturing Extension Center
Thornton Building 5th Floor
65 East Broadway Street
Butte, MT 59717
    (406) 496-9856
   brian.sullivan8@montana.edu
Lynn Weddle

Lynn Weddle

Senior Business Advisor
Missoula and Southwestern Montana
Learn more about Lynn

   Montec
1121 East Broadway
Missoula, MT 59802
   (406) 241-2904
   lynn.baushkeweddle@montana.edu

 

Home Office Team

Kathleen Rich Business Manager
   Montana Manufacturing Extension Center
2310 University Way
Bldg. 2, Suite 1
Bozeman, MT 59715
   (406) 994-4507
   kathleen.rich@montana.edu
Elva Dorsey, Program Support Specialist

Elva Dorsey

Program Support Specialist
Learn more about Elva

   Montana Manufacturing Extension Center
2310 University Way
Bldg. 2 Suite 1
Bozeman, MT 59715
   (406) 994-3812
   elvadorsey@montana.edu
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   Montana Manufacturing Extension Center
2310 University Way
Bldg. 2, Suite 1
Bozeman, MT 59715
   (406) 249-9178
   pfleming@montana.edu
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   Montana Manufacturing Extension Center
2310 University Way
Bldg. 2, Suite 1
Bozeman, MT 59715
   (406) 624-9806
   jenniwest@montana.edu