MACo’s Conference Planning Committee is not a policy committee; however it’s is crucial in assisting MACo staff in the organizing of our Annual and Midwinter Conferences.

Committee Members

  • Doug Martens, Chair, MACo President, Rosebud County Commissioner
  • Andy Hunthausen, Co-Vice Chair, Lewis & Clark County Commissioner, 2021 Midwinter Host
  • Pam Holmquist, Co-Vice Chair, Flathead County Commissioner, 2021 Annual Host
  • Jim McCormick, Lewis & Clark County Commissioner, 2021 Midwinter Host
  • Tom Rolfe, Lewis & Clark County Commissioner, 2021 Midwinter Host
  • Brad Abell, Flathead County Commissioner, 2021 Annual Host
  • Randy Brodehl, Flathead County Commissioner, 2021 Annual Host
  • Denis Pitman, Yellowstone County Commissioner, Urban Counties Rep., 2023 Annual Host
  • Joe Briggs, Cascade County Commissioner, Past President, 2025 Annual Host
  • Jason Strouf, Custer County Commissioner, 1st Vice President
  • Roman Zylawy, Mineral County Commissioner, 2nd Vice President
  • Mike McGinley, Beaverhead County Commissioner, Fiscal Officer
  • Shane Gorder, Richland County Commissioner, Immediate Past President
  • Ruth Baker, Treasure County Commissioner