Agriculture Agent

emailJosh Bilbao

 bilbao Josh Bilbao joined the Gallatin County Extension Office in 2017.  Josh attended college here at MSU where he attained a B.S in Wildlife Management and my M.S in Range Management. He has a history with topics such as, prescriptive grazing, weed management and wildlife habitat improvements. He moved to Colorado after completing graduate school, working for both Boulder County Parks and Open Space and the City of Boulder Open Space and Mountain Parks. He managed ag leases that ranged from large scale cow/calf operation to small acreage organic vegetable farms and just about everything in-between! 

4-H Agent


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Natural Resources Agent

emailDominique Woodham

 Photo of Dominique Woodham with fire prevention message  Dominique joined Gallatin County Extension in 2018 after a 12.5 year career in wildland fire management. She enjoys teaching about conservation stewardship, honeybees and wildfire preparedness. Dominique is a graduate of the University of Montana's School of Forestry where she studied Range Resources management, and is currently completing courses for a MS Agriculture Education through Iowa State University. In 2019 she became a Master Beekeeper through the University of Montana Master Beekeeper Program, and has been the Gallatin County 4-H Beekeeping Project Leader since 2018.

Administrative Assistant

emailJaNaie' Veca

 Veca JaNaie' Veca is the administrative assistant providing assistance to all office agents in their events and programs.  She supports 4-H new families in providing information and training both recorded and in person.  Her technical skills help keep the websites, facebook, youtube, newsletters, and much more up-to-date and innovative.  JaNaie' joined Gallatin Extension in 2013.  

Communication and Outreach Coordinator 

emailCourtney Rufenach


Courtney joined Gallatin Extension in 2018 as the office intern and is now the Communication and Outreach Coordinator.  She is a junior at MSU seeking a degree in Agriculture Education - Extension Option.   Her background in education helps with 4- H outreach in local classrooms.  She also manages Instagram, Facebook, the website, and the 4-H newsletter. 




903 North Black Ave
Bozeman, MT 59718Courtney Rufenach

Phone: (406) 582-3280


(406) 582-3289
Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm