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:

Julean Hanson, Accountant
Kim Johnson, Member Service Representative
Abigail Robison, Billing Representative
Nikki Irvin, Administrative Specialist
Shana Lee, Accounts Payable/Work Order Clerk



Electric Operations and Maintenance:


  • Bill Doty, Journeyman
  • Thane Mccollum, Journeyman
  • Bucky Doane, Lineman Apprentice
  • Justin Nelson, Foreman
  • Ben Widhalm, Mechanic/Warehouseman
  • Lake Mellott, Journeyman Lineman
  • Cory Lamb, Mapping Technician/ Apprentice Lineman
  • Liam Lecoure, Groundman


Gas Operations and Maintenance:

Jayson Gray, Gas Foreman
John Postma, Apprentice Serviceman