Outstanding Service Award

As an entrepreneur, Governor Greg Gianforte launched a business that helped other businesses adopt cultures of great customer service. As Governor, he is dedicated to adopting a culture of customer service in state government to better serve its customers, the people of Montana.

One of the best ways to emphasize a culture of customer service is to recognize state employees who exhibit that culture.

Governor Greg Gianforte’s Outstanding Service Award recognizes state employees who go above and beyond to support the citizens of Montana, whether with exceptional customer service, strong leadership, or a commitment to excellence. Nominations are open year-round.

If you are a Montanan who wants to recognize a state employee for his or her outstanding work, please submit a nomination.

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Previous Recipients

  • Department of Natural Resources Libby Unit (Libby)
  • Jesse Best (Kalispell), area fire management officer with the Department of Natural Resources and Conservation
  • Patti Hedges (Plentywood), inspector with the Department of Agriculture
  • Kristina Jordan (Helena), training specialist with the Governor's Office of Community Service
  • Michelle Mattick (Glendive), Region 3E area manager with the Department of Revenue
  • Tracy Morano (Helena), director of operations with the Department of Revenue
  • Jessica Plunkett, chief information officer with the Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Parks
  • Michelle Robinson, program officer with the Department of Labor & Industry
  • Bruce Squires, nurse with the Department of Corrections