Museum Staff


Museum of the Rockies staff is accessible during regular business hours Monday - Friday. Departments can be reached by dialing the main line of 406.994.2251. Send an email for general museum inquiries. Send an email to the Education Dept.

Sheldon McKamey, Executive Director
Melissa Smith, Assistant to the Director and Facility Rentals Manager

Art & Photography
Steve Jackson, Curator of Art and Photography

Education, Operations, & Programs
Angie Weikert, Director of Operations, Education & Programs
Dillon Warn, Education Specialist
Jaime Augst, Education Coordinator
Christina Barbachano, Volunteer Coordinator
Anya Pearson, Visitor Services Manager
Ronda Harrison, Security Chief
Britta Kallestad, Assistant Security Chief
Dan Sipe, Assistant Security Chief

Patrick Leiggi, Director of Exhibits
David Kinsey, Assistant Director of Exhibits and Living History Farm Manager
Jeff Holloway, Exhibit Preparator

Kristi Mills, Finance Director
Emily Samson, Accountant

Steve Jackson, Curator of Art and Photography
Michael Fox, Curator of History
Lisa Verwys, Registrar
Melissa Dawn, Assistant Registrar

Alicia Thompson, Director of Marketing
Shawn Raecke, Graphic Design Manager

Museum Store
John Olson, Store Manager and Buyer

Patrick Leiggi, Director of Paleontology
John Scannella Ph.D., John R. Horner Curator of Paleontology
Amy Atwater, Paleontology Collections Manager
Carrie Ancell, Senior Preparator
Bob Harmon, Chief Preparator
Ellen-Thérèse Lamm, Histology Lab Manager​
Scott A. Williams, Paleontology Lab & Field Specialist
Dale Hanson, Assistant Curator of Mammals

Kathryn Hohmann, Director of Philanthropy
Leslie Harrison, Events Manager
Callie Hamilton, Membership and Giving Manager
Vicki Stenberg, Membership & Development Coordinator

Eric Loberg, Planetarium Manager