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North Dakota State Office

Location
220 East Rosser Avenue
Federal Building
Bismarck, ND 58502-1458
Phone
Mailing Address
220 East Rosser Avenue
Federal Building
Bismarck, ND 58502-1458
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Welcome to the USDA-NRCS State Office

Key Contacts

Dan Hovland

State Conservationist

North Dakota State Office Employee Directory

State Conservation Staff - Room 278
Name Position Phone Number Email
Mary S. Hirchert
Executive Assistant
Partnership Staff - Room 270
Name Position Phone Number Email
Mark A. Hayek
Assistant State Conservationist (Partnerships)
Nicole Lewis
Management and Program Analyst
Kerry Emter
Management and Program Analyst
Anna Bahnson
Outreach Coordinator
Management & Strategy - Room 278
Name Position Phone Number Email
Lisa J. Lund
Asst. State Conservationist (Management & Strategy)
Darlita J. Sarkilahti
Business Services Specialist
Joe M. Bachmeier
Financial Resources Specialist
Connie R. Kobs
Mail Clerk
Jennifer L. Huelsman
Management and Program Analyst
Mark Fischer
Management and Program Analyst
Benjamin Parker
Management and Program Analyst
Public Affairs Staff - Room 270
Name Position Phone Number Email
Vacant
State Public Affairs Specialist
Anne M. Polasky
Public Affairs Specialist
State Wetlands & HEL Compliance Staff
Name Position Phone Number Email
Jennifer M. Vetter (Bismarck SO)
Assistant State Conservationist (Compliance)
Amanda C. DuBourt (Carrington FO)
Appeals Specialist
Matthew M. Waclawik (Fargo FO)
Compliance Specialist
Katherine Brackel (Hettinger FO)
Designated Conservationist
Jason H. Nelson (Wahpeton FO)
Designated Conservationist
Neil L. Schaar (Ellendale FO)
Designated Conservationist
Rick Voldseth (Fargo FO)
Designated Conservationist
Andrew Willyard (Grand Forks FO)
Designated Conservationist
Darrick W. Ystaas (Minot FO)
Designated Conservationist
Paul T. Flahave (Fargo FO)
HEL Designated Conservationist
John A. Bauer (Cooperstown FO)
Mitigation Specialist
Colette M. Guariglia (Bottineau FO)
Natural Resources Specialist (GIS)
Jeremy Hackley (Hillsboro FO)
Wetland Specialist
Matthew Kruger (Fargo FO)
Wetland Specialist
Jarrett Lardy (Fargo FO)
Soil Scientist
Engineering Staff - Room 256
Name Position Phone Number Email
Christi A. Fisher (Bismarck SO)
State Conservation Engineer
Cassie Ahmed (Fargo FO)
Agricultural Engineer
Pat Gallagher (Bismarck SO)
Civil Engineer
Brian Mager (Bismarck SO)
Civil Engineer
Thomas Schanandore (Bismarck SO)
Design Engineer
Katelyn Staley (Bismarck SO)
Geotechnical Engineer
Jonathan W. Petersen (Bismarck SO)
Hydraulic Engineer
Rita H. Sveen (Park River FO)
Watershed Planner
Ecological Sciences Staff - Room 246
Name Position Phone Number Email
Richard M. Webb (Bismarck SO)
State Resource Conservationist
Alex Wittenberg (Valley City FO)
State Agronomist
Curtis W. Bradbury (Bismarck SO)
State Biologist
Sarah Laundry (Bismarck SO)
Cultural Resources Specialist
Janelle Harrison (Bismarck SO)
Cultural Resources Specialist
Dana Whippo (Bismarck SO)
Economist
Brian E. Johnston (Bismarck SO)
GIS Specialist
Jonathan Fettig (Bismarck SO)
State Rangeland Management Specialist
Ashley Seiler (Bismarck SO)
Natural Resources Specialist
Daniel J. Wingenbach (Jamestown)
Resource Conservationist
Shawn Krance (Bismarck SO)
Resource Conservationist
Brent Gustafson (Valley City FO)
State Soil Health Specialist
Sarah Hamilton Buxton (Bismarck SO - Other NRCS Staff)
Partner Biologist
Easement Staff - Rooms 270, 234, 277
Name Position Phone Number Email
Todd C. Hagel (Bismarck SO)
Asst. State Conservationist (Easements)
Angela H. Gillam (Bismarck SO)
Natural Resources Specialist
Jason Sieler (Bismarck SO)
Natural Resources Specialist
Cynthia Zachmeier (Bismarck SO)
Natural Resources Specialist (Easement Coordinator)
David Pfliiger (Bismarck SO)
Resource Conservationist
Programs Staff - Rooms 256
Name Position Phone Number Email
Jarvis R. Keney (Bismarck SO)
Assistant State Conservationist (Programs)
Ronald W. Herr (Bismarck SO)
Resource Conservationist (Programs) - CSP State Program Manager
Lori A. Bloom (Dickinson)
State Program Specialist - EQIP State Program Manager
Angela Schroeder (Dickinson)
State Program Specialist -State Program Manager
Patrick Rohloff (Lisbon FO)
Natural Resources Specialist - RCPP Coordinator
Jennifer Bullinger (Dickinson FO)
Management Program Analyst
Programs Staff - East Zone
Name Position Phone Number Email
Tina M. Johs (Napoleon FO)
Management and Program Analyst
Tim G. Cogger (Fargo FO)
Management and Program Analyst
Shelesh C. Irby-Tucker (Jamestown FO)
Management and Program Analyst
Candice M. Sauvageau (Carrington FO)
Management and Program Analyst
Codie L. Larson (Carrington FO)
Program Liaison
Draper E. Lundquist (Devils Lake FO)
Program Liaison
Programs Staff - West Zone
Name Position Phone Number Email
Diane M. Krzmarzick (Garrison FO)
Management and Program Analyst
Nikki M. Hanretty (Rolla FO)
Management & Program Analyst
Mandy J. Beerbower (Dickinson FO)
Management and Program Analyst
Tyrell T. Macheledt (Minot FO)
Program Liaison
Summer A. Melchior (Dickinson FO)
Program Liaison
Soil Survey & Resource Assessment Staff - Room 257
Name Position Phone Number Email
Wade D. Bott (Bismarck SO)
State Soil Scientist
Jody A. Forman (Dickinson FO)
State Resource Inventory Coordinator
Pamela J. Walter (Cando FO)
Soil Conservationist (NRI)
Susan E. Samson-Liebig (Bismarck SO)
Soil Quality Specialist
Lance Duey (Bismarck SO)
Soil Scientist
Field Operations Staff
Name Position Phone Number Email
Wendy F. Bartholomay (Bowman FO)
Asst. State Conservationist (FO) West Zone
Cari Roepke (Jamestown Office)
Asst. State Conservationist (FO) East Zone
Melanie Hoyt (Cooperstown FO)
Administrative Support Assistant
National Service Delivery Teams
Name Position Phone Number Email
Bonny J. Zimmer
Accountant
Jill S. Howard (Bismarck SO)
Management Analyst
Myron L. Steier
Mgmt. Program Analyst