Mark Andrew Green

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Mark Green
Mark Green official photo.jpg
Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development
Assumed office
August 7, 2017
PresidentDonald Trump
Preceded byGayle Smith
Wade Warren (acting)
United States Ambassador to Tanzania
In office
September 12, 2007 – January 20, 2009
PresidentGeorge W. Bush
Preceded byMichael Retzer
Succeeded byAlfonso Lenhardt
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Wisconsin's 8th district
In office
January 3, 1999 – January 3, 2007
Preceded byJay Johnson
Succeeded bySteve Kagen
Personal details
Born (1960-06-01) June 1, 1960 (age 58)
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Sue Green (1985–present)
EducationUniversity 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.

Since 2014, he has served as president of the International Republican Institute,[1] and sits on the board of directors of the Millennium Challenge Corporation.

On May 10, 2017, President Donald Trump tapped Green to lead the United States Agency for International Development.[2][3] Green was confirmed on August 3, and sworn in on August 7, 2017.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Ambassador Mark Green". International Republican Institute. Retrieved February 15, 2016.
  2. "Trump nominates former ambassador to head USAID". The Hill. Retrieved 2017-05-31.
  3. "President Donald J. Trump Announces Key Additions to his Administration". The White House. 2017-05-10. Retrieved 2017-05-31.