Governor Gianforte Appoints Director of Commerce

HELENA, Mont. – Governor Greg Gianforte today announced his appointment of Paul Green to lead the Montana Department of Commerce as its director.

“As a veteran with a background in business and economic development and strong leadership skills, Paul has my full confidence, and he will make an outstanding director for the Department of Commerce,” Gov. Gianforte said. “Paul shares my vision to make our state an even better place for Montanans to live, work, and raise a family. I look forward to working with him as we serve the people of Montana.”

Green assumes the role of director after serving Montanans in the Montana House of Representatives. Representing House District 41, Green championed tax relief, economic development, red tape reform, and workforce housing development.