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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Marilyn Roth


Membership, Registration, Herdbook Services - Web Entry Support
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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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Emily Lochner

Bill Zimmerman

Bert Moore, PhD.

Director, Youth
and PTP Programs
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Regional ASA Representative Manager
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Phone: 320.247.7561

 

State Association Liason
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Accounts Receivable

 

Carla Stephens

Accounts Receivable
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Alicia Clements

Alicia Clements

Mail Operations
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28 Mar 2017
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