Mark Andrew Green
|Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development|
|Assumed office |
August 7, 2017
|Preceded by||Gayle Smith|
Wade Warren (acting)
|United States Ambassador to Tanzania|
September 12, 2007 – January 20, 2009
|President||George W. Bush|
|Preceded by||Michael Retzer|
|Succeeded by||Alfonso Lenhardt|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Wisconsin's 8th district
January 3, 1999 – January 3, 2007
|Preceded by||Jay Johnson|
|Succeeded by||Steve Kagen|
|Born||June 1, 1960|
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Sue Green (1985–present)|
|Education||University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire (BA)|
University of Wisconsin, Madison (JD)
Mark Andrew Green (born June 1, 1960) is an American politician and diplomat.
Green served in the Wisconsin State Assembly from 1993 to 1999, was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from 1999 to 2007, representing Wisconsin's 8th congressional district, ran unsuccessfully for Governor of Wisconsin in 2006, and held the post of United States Ambassador to Tanzania from August 2007 until January 2009.
On May 10, 2017, President Donald Trump tapped Green to lead the United States Agency for International Development. Green was confirmed on August 3, and sworn in on August 7, 2017.
References[change | change source]
- "Ambassador Mark Green". International Republican Institute. Retrieved February 15, 2016.
- "Trump nominates former ambassador to head USAID". The Hill. Retrieved 2017-05-31.
- "President Donald J. Trump Announces Key Additions to his Administration". The White House. 2017-05-10. Retrieved 2017-05-31.
- "USAID Administrator Mark Green Welcome Remarks to Employees - Press Release - U.S. Agency for International Development". www.usaid.gov. 10 August 2017.