Our Mission:
To provide a reliable, high quality
and affordable water supply to
benefit the people of North Dakota.

Management & Staff

Garrison Diversion Conservancy District Sites and Staff

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Garrison Diversion employs a staff of 39 which consists of management positions, one professional engineer, support staff and multiple operations and maintenance (O&M) workers.  We have a diversified O&M staff including a master electrician, a mechanic, a painting and coating specialist, a safety coordinator, several heavy equipment operators and other various specialties.

Carrington Staff
Includes management staff for Garrison Diversion Conservancy District headquarters.
Duane DeKrey, General Manager
Kip Kovar, District Engineer/ Deputy Program Manager for RRVWSP Engineering
Merri Mooridian, Administrative Officer/Deputy Program Manager for RRVWSP Administration
Lisa Schafer, Executive Assistant
Kimberly Cook, Communications Director
Stacey Gussiaas, Administrative Assistant
Renae Duchscherer, O&M Accountant
Cindy Hewitt, Accounting Specialist
Annie Howard, Accountant
Judy Allmaras, Safety Risk Coordinator
John Odstrcil, Maintenance Engineer
Dale Esser, Irrigation Specialist
Ryan Anderson, Engineer

Garrison Diversion Conservancy District Headquarters
P.O. Box 140
Carrington, ND 58421
701-652-3195 (fax)

McClusky Staff
Darren Murray, O&M Superintendent                              
Jerry Kellar, O&M Superintendent
Thomas Wagner, O&M Specialist III
John Schuh, O&M Specialist II
Curtis Nelson, O&M Specialist II
Timothy Silliman, O&M Specialist I
Scott Mehring, O&M Specialist III

Keith Dammen, Operator III
Susan Stein, Operator II
Duane Anstrom, Operator I
Don Berg, Seasonal, Operator I

Jason Hausauer, Maintenance II
Doug Kurle, Maintenance II
John Bennett, Maintenance I
Michelle Werner, Office Assistant II

Garrison Diversion Operation and Maintenance
210 Highway 200 NE
McClusky, ND 58463
701-363-2274 (fax)

New Rockford Staff
Vernon Schafer, Operator II

Garrison Diversion Operation and Maintenance
205 3rd St. SE
New Rockford, ND 58356
701-947-5160 (fax)

Oakes Staff
Charnell Haak, O&M Specialist I
Ernest Mathias, O&M Specialist I

Garrison Diversion Operation and Maintenance
PO Box 531
Oakes, ND 58474
701-742-2700 (fax)