Commissioner Districts

Department Details:

800 South Main
Room 302
Kalispell, MT 59901-5420

(406) 758-5503
(406) 758-5861  FAX

Monday - Friday
8:00am to 5:00pm

Office is closed on holidays

Commissioners' Office

LOCATION: 800 South Main, Room 302, Kalispell, MT

COUNTY Courthouse - THIrd floor

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Our Mission - The Board of County Commissioners provides responsive and accountable services to protect and enhance the Flathead community.

Our Core Values - We are committed to:

  • Accountable stewardship of taxpayer resources
  • Respectful and responsive communication
  • Professional service with quality and integrity
  • Proactive and innovative leadership at all levels
  • Safety and security throughout the County
  • A positive team culture that values all people
  • Equal treatment for all

Adopted by the Employees of Flathead County and the Board of County Commissioners.

Commissioner, District 1, Philip B. Mitchell - Email
Philip B. Mitchell was elected in November 2014 and began his term on January 1, 2015. He represents District 1 in the northern part of the County.

Chairman of the Board, Dist 2, Pamela J. Holmquist - Email
Board Chair Pamela J. Holmquist is serving her second term, which began January 1, 2017. She represents District 2 in the central and southeastern areas of the County.

Commissioner, District 3, Gary D. Krueger - Email               Gary D. Krueger was elected in November 2012 and began his term on January 1, 2013.  He represents District 3 in the western part of the County.

County Administrator Mike Pence - Email
Mike Pence started working for the County on February 22, 2005 and has over 30 years of experience in municipal management.

Administrative Staff:

  • Elaine Nelson, Executive Secretary - Email
  • Maria Albertson, Clerk to the Board - Email

                 Public Notices   

Notice of Public Hearing: Poeppel Zone Change / Blanchard Lake Zoning District


Notice of Public Hearing: Various Text Amendments / Flathead County Zoning Regulations


Notice of Public Hearing: Johnson Zone Change / Highway 93 North Zoning District


Evergreen Zoning District / Boydston Zone Change


Notice of Public Hearing: Evergreen Business Center, Inc. Zone Change / Evergreen Zoning District


Bigfork Zoning District / Calaway Zone Change


All public hearings take place in the Commissioners' Chambers, located on the third floor of the County Courthouse at 800 South Main in Kalispell, MT. 

Note: Scheduled items are subject to change.  Check the Commissioners' Agenda for more information. 

          Board / Committee Vacancies    

Make in difference in our community by volunteering!

Agency on Aging Advisory Council

  • Two three-year terms through December 31, 2021
  • Two unexpired terms through December 31, 2019

Animal Shelter Advisory Committee

  • One unexpired term through December 31, 2019

Compensation Board

  • One three-year term through December 31, 2021
  • One unexpired term through December 31, 2020

Fire Service Area Advisory Board

       Lakeside Representative

  • One three-year term through December 31, 2021

       Middle Fork Representative

  • One three-year term through December 31, 2021

Please note that you must be a registered elector in the district in order to be a representative. 

Transportation Advisory Board

  • Two three-year terms through December 31, 2021
  • One unexpired term through December 31, 2020

Deadline: December 28, 2018 at 5:00 PM

Details and Duties  /  Email Your Letter


Thank you for your interest in serving our community!  All positions are appointed by the Board of County Commissioners.  Please call (406) 758-5537 or email for more information.

         Calls for Bids / RFQs / RFPs

More opportunities will be posted again soon!


To automatically receive information about bids, please send a written request with your address and a brief summary of the goods or services that your organization provides to or via FAX to (406) 758-5861.


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