Brian Schweitzer

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Brian Schweitzer
Brian Schweitzer official photo.jpg
23rd Governor of Montana
In office
January 3, 2005 – January 7, 2013
LieutenantJohn Bohlinger
Preceded byJudy Martz
Succeeded bySteve Bullock
Personal details
Born
Brian David Schweitzer

(1955-09-04) September 4, 1955 (age 66)
Havre, Montana, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Nancy Hupp
Alma materColorado State University
Montana State University, Bozeman

Brian David Schweitzer (born September 4, 1955) is an American politician. He served as the 23rd Governor of Montana from January 5, 2005 to January 7, 2013. Schweitzer formerly served as chair of the Western Governors Association[1] as well as the Democratic Governors Association.[2] He also served as president of the Council of State Governments.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Home - WGA". www.westgov.org.
  2. http://www.democraticgovernors.org/news/press_releases?id=0295DGA[permanent dead link] begins 2010 election with a bang
  3. "Council of State Governments". Archived from the original on 2015-02-19. Retrieved 2014-09-16.