Customer Service Specialists

For assistance with registrations, transfers, DNA, Total Herd Enrollment, and Herdbook Services. Phone: 406.587.4531

 

Leoma Wells

Leoma Wells
DNA/Genetic Testing/Total Herd Enrollment
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Phone: 406.587.4531

 

Marilyn Roth


Membership, Registration, Herdbook Services - Web Entry Support
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Phone: 406.587.4531

 

Linda Harris-Bakken

Linda Harris-Baaken
Membership, Registration, Herdbook Services - Web Entry Support
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 Emme Troendle

Registration, Foundation Registration,  Herdbook Services-Web Entry Support
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Lilly Brogger

Registration, Foundation Registration, Herdbook Services-Web Entry Support
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 Jannine Story

THE- Commercial Options
and Carcass Merit Herds, Performace Advocate Program
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Data Entry Support

Cindy Newell

Data Input Services, Ultrasound
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Heidi Todd

Data Input Services, Ultrasound
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Marni Gaskill

 Data Input Services
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Administration

 

Wade Shafer, PhD.

Wade Shafer, PhD.

Executive Vice President
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Phone: 406.570.6795

 

Steve McGuire

Chief Operations Officer
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Linda Kesler

Linda Kesler

Chief Financial Officer/Human Resources
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Paulette Cochenour

Paulette Cochenour

Executive Assistant; International/Events, Information,
Cost-Share & Check off
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Phone: 406.580.5152

 

 

Technical and Programming Services

 

 

 

 

Sheldon Ross

Senior Programmer
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Jordan Bowman

Jordan Bowman

Programmer
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Mary Hoagland

Programmer
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Kathy Shafer

Kathy Shafer

eCommunication & Website Admin
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Genomicist & Geneticist

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mahdi Saatchi, PhD.

Lauren Hyde, PhD.

IGS Lead Genomicist
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IGS Lead Geneticist
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ASA Directors

 

 

 

 

Chip Kemp

Luke Bowman

Jackie Atkins, PhD.

Director, Membership and
Industry Operations
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Phone: 573.239.0524

Luke Bowman

Director, Commercial and
Industry Operations
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Phone: 765.993.6681

 Jackie Atikins, PhD,

Director, Science and
Education Operations
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Phone: 406.587.4531

Emily Lochner

Bill Zimmerman

Bert Moore, PhD.

Director, Youth
and PTP Programs
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Phone:  254-230-8444

Regional ASA Representative Manager
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Phone: 320.247.7561

 

State Association Liason
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Phone: 701.541.5035

 

 

Accounts Receivable

 

Carla Stephens

Accounts Receivable
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Phone: 406.587.4531

Alicia Clements

Alicia Clements

Mail Operations
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Profit Through Data

Upcoming Sales

16 Jan 2017
National Western "The One-Volume XXIV" Sale
Denver, CO
website
17 Jan 2017
Wild Wild West Simmental Sale
Brighton, CO
website
27 Jan 2017
Buzzard Hollow Ranch's Annual Online Bull Sale
Granbury, TX
website
27 Jan 2017
Ellingson Simmentals' Annual Production Sale

website
28 Jan 2017
Double J Farms' 43rd Annual Private Treaty Simmental Bid Bull Sale
Garretson, SD
website
28 Jan 2017
Forster Farms 38th Annual Production Sale
Smithfield, NE
catalog
28 Jan 2017
J&C Simmentals' Annual Bull Sale
West Point, NE
website
28 Jan 2017
Nichols Farms' Private Treaty Bull Sale
Bridgewater, IA
website
29 Jan 2017
Triangle J Ranch's Annual Production Sale
Miller, NE
website
30 Jan 2017
APEX Cattle Company's Bull Sale
Dannebrog, NE
website
01 Feb 2017
Begger's Diamond V Big Sky Genetic Source Bull Sale
Wibaux, MT
catalog
01 Feb 2017
Sloup Customer Appreciation Online Sale
Seward, NE
website
02 Feb 2017
Sloup Customer Appreciation Online Sale
Seward, NE
website
02 Feb 2017
Stavick Simmental's King of the Range Bull Sale
Aberdeen, SD
website
03 Feb 2017
Hilltop Simmentals' 4th Annual Private Treaty Bull Sale
Worthing, SD
catalog
04 Feb 2017
Loonan Stock Farm's 42nd Annual Production Sale
Corning, IA
website
04 Feb 2017
Prickly Pear Simmentals "Made In Montana" Sale
Helena, MT
website
04 Feb 2017
Springer Simmentals Sale of Value Based Genetics
Decorah, IA
website
05 Feb 2017
Hartman Cattle Company's Simmental Bull Sale
Tecumseh, NE
website
06 Feb 2017
37th Annual Gateway "Breeding Value" Bull Sale
Lewistown, MT
website
07 Feb 2017
James Creek Simmental Annual Private Treaty Sale, Vol. XIV
Heaton, ND
website
07 Feb 2017
Koepplin’s Black Simmental and SimAngus™ Production Sale
Mandan, ND
website
08 Feb 2017
River Creek Farms 27th Annual Production Sale
Manhattan, KS
website
08 Feb 2017
Sys Simmentals' Annual Production Sale
Douglas, ND
website
08 Feb 2017
Wilkinson Farms' Breeding for the Future Sale
Napoleon, ND
website
09 Feb 2017
Lassle Ranch Simmentals 24th Annual Production Sale
Glendive, MT
website
09 Feb 2017
Rust Mountain View Ranch's "Ace in the Hole" Bull Sale
Turtle Lake, ND
website
10 Feb 2017
Bata/Olafson 20th Annual Joint Simmental Bull and Female Sale
Rugby, ND
website
10 Feb 2017
Hook Farms and Clear Springs Cattle Co. "Bred for Balance" Sale
Starbuck, MN
website
10 Feb 2017
TNT Simmentals' 30th Annual "Genetic Explosion" Sale
Almont, ND
website
11 Feb 2017
Berger's Herdmasters SimAngus Hybrid Bull Sale
North Platte, NE
website
11 Feb 2017
Dixie National Simmental Sale
Jackson, MS
website
11 Feb 2017
Grass-Lunning Bulls-Eye Bonanza Sale
LeRoy, MN
website
11 Feb 2017
Kenner Simmentals' 21st Annual Production Sale
Leeds, ND
website
11 Feb 2017
Little Bitterroot Ranch's Private Treaty Online Sale
Hot Springs, MT
website
11 Feb 2017
Schaff Angus Valley's 114th Production Sale
St. Anthony, ND
website
12 Feb 2017
Hart Simmental Beef Builder Bull Sale
Frederick, SD
website
12 Feb 2017
Kline Simmental Ranch 4th Annual Bull Sale
Hurdsfield, ND
website
12 Feb 2017
Little Bitterroot Ranch's Private Treaty Online Sale
Hot Springs, MT
website
12 Feb 2017
Rydeen Farms 19th Annual "Vision" Sale
Clearbrook, MN
website
13 Feb 2017
Benda Ranch Annual Production Sale
Kimball, SD
website
13 Feb 2017
Dakota Power Bull Sale
Valley City, ND
website
13 Feb 2017
Edge of the West Bull and Female Sale
Mandan, ND
catalog
13 Feb 2017
Hudson Pines-Hayes Ranch Genetic Legacy Bull Sale
Billings, MT
catalog
13 Feb 2017
Iowa Simmental Annual "Mark of Excellence" Sale
Des Moines, IA
website
13 Feb 2017
Little Bitterroot Ranch's Private Treaty Online Sale
Hot Springs, MT
website
14 Feb 2017
Bichler Simmentals 12th Annual "Quality Not Quantity" Production Sale
Linton, ND
website
14 Feb 2017
Little Bitterroot Ranch's Private Treaty Online Sale
Hot Springs, MT
website
15 Feb 2017
Little Bitterroot Ranch's Private Treaty Online Sale
Hot Springs, MT
website
15 Feb 2017
Rock Creek Ranch Spring Private Treaty Bull Sale
Allen, KS
website
16 Feb 2017
Bulls of Excellence Sale
West Point, NE
website
16 Feb 2017
Little Bitterroot Ranch's Private Treaty Online Sale
Hot Springs, MT
website
17 Feb 2017
Cow Camp Ranch Annual Spring Bull Sale
Lost Springs, KS
website
17 Feb 2017
Dakota Xpress Annual Bull and Female Sale
Mandan, ND
website
17 Feb 2017
Little Bitterroot Ranch's Private Treaty Online Sale
Hot Springs, MT
website
17 Feb 2017
Mader Ranches Bull Power Sale
Carstairs, AB T0M, Canada
website
17 Feb 2017
Sandy Acres Simmental Bull Sale
Creighton, NE
website
18 Feb 2017
7P Ranch 23rd Annual Spring Bull Sale
Tyler, TX
website
18 Feb 2017
Bar CK Cattle Company's Profit Sharing Sale
Culver, OR
website
18 Feb 2017
Nebraska Cattlemen's Classic Simmental Show and Sale
Kearney, NE
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