About US

Rampart Solutions, LLC provides professional problem-solving services for government, nonprofits, and industry in the American West. We have extensive experience and professionals in the areas of Environmental Consulting, Government and Community Relations, and Business and Government Communications and Planning.

Leading with demonstrated success in several areas, Rampart Solutions brings professional, progressive problem-solving expertise to its clients to deliver the right results. Serving both industry/private sector and public/non-profit sector clients with expertise in environmental planning, review and regulations; Superfund management; public and government strategy and relations; community, business and economic development; management consulting; strategic planning; program development; campaign consulting and management; local government solutions and more.


Email: matt@rampart-solutions.com
Phone: (406) 565-0234

Matt Vincent

Professional Consultant with a demonstrated track record in environmental remediation, restoration and permitting; renowned expertise in Superfund process, management and community involvement and redevelopment; government administration, management, leadership development; team & coalition building, public relations. 

Highly skilled in Nonprofit Organizations, Negotiation, Business & Economic Development, Community Involvement and Outreach, Operations Management, Analytical Skills, and Public Speaking. Strong business development professional with over 10 years of progressive leadership results in a number of management positions. Has effectively managed workforces from 5 to 500 employees and programs/projects with budgets between $150,000 to over $150 Million. Holds a B.S. in Chemistry from Montana Tech of the University of Montana. Award-winning professional in government management, journalism and education; published author; keynote speaker.

Helen O'Connor Joyce

Helen O’Connor Joyce has more than 25 years of experience in providing technical and management
services to public and private sector organizations in the manufacturing, environmental, energy, and
mining sectors. She is a certified project management professional (PMP) and an experienced program manager leading support services to federal programs and private clients. Ms. Joyce has managed
annual budgets ranging from $3 million to $10 million. To hone her management and technical skills,
she volunteers for community groups such as the Butte Natural Resource Damage Restoration Council
(Governor appointee).

Mark Mariano

Mark Mariano is a specialist in the fields of native plant revegetation, restoration ecology, and riparian/aquatic ecological monitoring and identification. Previous work includes a variety of ecological restoration projects in Western Montana, California, and Nevada. More recently, he helped develop a comprehensive, science-based waterfowl monitoring procedure for the Berkeley Pit.

Mark received a Master’s degree from Montana Tech with a focus on restoration ecology and a Bachelor’s degree from The University of Montana College of Forestry and Conservation. He is also an adjunct faculty member at Montana Tech where he teaches a variety of biology and ecology-related courses.

Additional Consultants available in the Areas of

  • Budgeting and Finance

  • Civil Engineering 

  • Operational Streamlining

  • Information Technology

  • Network Engineering