Montana Board of Crime Control

Youth Justice Advisory Council

The council members are a cross section of public and private employees who are working to prevent or reduce juvenile delinquency and improve the juvenile justice system. Are you interested in becoming a member of the YJC? Join the team! To be considered for appointment to the Youth Justice Advisory Council, please fill out the Gubernatorial Appointment Form.

Committees

  • Executive Committee
  • RED/DMC Committee
  • Legislative/Mental Health Committee
  • Application Review Committee (ARC)
  • Tribal Outreach Committee
  • Shackling Committee
  • Delinquency Prevention Program Planning Committee

Documents

Council Members

Tim Brurud Chair

9855 Hwy 2 W
Havre, MT 59501
Phone: 406-265-6206

Representing: Private Nonprofits
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Rhonda Lindquist Vice Chair

PO Box 200147
Helena, MT 59620
Phone: 406-444-9049

Representing: Public Agency concerned with Delinquency Prevention or Treatment
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Qasim Abdul-Baki

PO Box 35043
Billings, MT 59107

Representing: School Violence & Vandalism
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Minnetta Armstrong

615 S Piegan
Browning, MT 59417
Phone: 406-338-7370

Representing: Delinquency Prevention & Treatment
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Kevin Buerkle

315 4th Street
Havre, MT 59501

Representing: Law Enforcement and juvenile justice agencies, including juvenile and family court judges, etc.
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Georgia Cady

Columbus, MT

Representative of victim or witness advocacy groups, for sexual abuse, exploitation, and trauma
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Chase Comes At Night

Billings, MT

Representing: Youth
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Mike Chavers

Billings, MT 59106
Phone: 406-655-2109

Representatives of programs that are alternatives to incarceration, including recreation activities
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Tamara Greeling

Billings, MT

Representing: Parent of youth involved in the judicial system
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Hon. Mary Jane Knisely

PO Box 35034
Billings, MT 59107
Phone: 867-2502

Representing: Judiciary
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Quinn Leighton

PO Box 772
Helena, MT 59624
Phone: 406-546-7017

Representing: Preservation and strengthening of families
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Holly Mook

Helena, MT

Representing: Experience and competence in addressing problems related to school violence and vandalism
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Isaac Jonathan Nehring

718 S. Raleigh Street
Helena, MT 59601

Representing: Youth
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Ava Parsons

210 S. Garfield Street #9
Missoula, MT 59801

Representing: Youth
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

George Real Bird III

PO Box 908
Hardin, MT 59034

Representing: Local Government
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Emily Sallee

Frenchtown, MT

Representing: Persons licensed or certified in mental health and substance abuse
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Jaxx Saunders

Missoula, MT

Representing: Youth
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Brie Schulman

915 8th Street
Missoula, MT 59801

Representative of programs that are alternatives to incarceration, including recreation activities
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Randy Shipman

432 S Pacific
Dillon, MT 59725
Phone: 406-683-2368

Representing: Public Agencies
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Geri Small

PO Box 378
Lame Deer, MT 59043
Phone: 406-477-6654

Representing: Competency Addressing Youth Learning & Emotional Disabilities
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

Patricia Steinwand

Helena, MT

Representing: Volunteer who works with Delinquents or Potential Delinquents
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

RaeGyn Trombley

Great Falls, MT

Representing: Youth
Term Expires: 3/1/2022

Derek VanLuchene

Helena, MT

Representing: Board of Crime Control Representative
Term Expires: 03/01/2022

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