Marias River Electric Cooperative and Shelby Gas Association employ 19 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:

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


Electric Operations and Maintenance:

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


Gas Operations and Maintenance:

  • Jayson Gray, Gas Foreman
  • John Postma, Apprentice Serviceman