Marias River Electric Cooperative and Shelby Gas Association employ 20 employees.Below are our employees and their position. Contact any of the below for information, service, or reporting trouble.  (406) 434-5575

Supervisory Personnel:

Kris Ingenthron, General Manager
Ryan Austin, Electrical Operations Superintendent
Steve Jackson, Gas Operations Superintendent
Shirley Kronebusch, Office Manager

Office Staff:

Eugene Haroldson, Senior Accountant
Jennifer Hagood, Member Service Specialist
Vicki Meek, Lead Billing
Nikki Irvin, Administrative Specialist
Shana Lee, Accounts Payable/Administrative Specialist

Electric Operations and Maintenance:


  • Bill Doty, Lineman
  • Spencer Greene, Lineman
  • Thane Mccollum, Lineman
  • Bucky Doane, Groundsman
  • Cody Salveson, Journeyman  Lineman
  • Justin Nelson, Journeyman  Lineman
  • Ben Widhalm, Mechanic/Warehouseman
  • Lake Mellott, Apprentice Lineman
  • Cory Lamb, Mapping Technician/ Apprentice Lineman


Gas Operations and Maintenance:

Jayson Gray, Gas Foreman
Ryan Offe, Gas Serviceman