Division Administrator and Chief Information Officer
The Technology Services Division (TSD) serves as the technological foundation for the department’s business units.
By keeping our computer systems up-to-date, the TSD helps the department stay efficient and makes sure our data is confidential, accurate and available. By providing these services, the TSD enables us to meet our business objectives and accomplish our mission to serve the citizens and businesses of Montana.
The TSD develops and supports applications and services for all of our information systems, including our network of over 650 users, in 60 locations across the state.
Applications Development Bureau
The Applications Development Bureau provides programming and maintenance to the department’s software applications, including both internal systems used to manage taxes, alcohol sales, and property assessment and external systems provided to Montana’s property owners, businesses, and taxpayers.
Quality Assurance Bureau
The Quality Assurance Bureau ensures the integrity and performance of department systems by providing guidance, direction, and training for testing and maintaining systems.
Technical Operations Bureau
The Technical Operations Bureau provides support and training for department hardware and software systems. Technical Operations also provides information and research on changes to the department’s systems, technology, and processes to the department’s leadership.