Montana Department of Agriculture
Christy Clark, Director at Montana Department of Agriculture, is committed to strengthening Montana’s number one industry and expanding value-added opportunities for producers and businesses.
A fifth-generation rancher from Choteau, Christy understands the challenges and opportunities producers face as she advocates for robust markets and promotes Montana’s high-quality ag products domestically and abroad.
Since 2015, Clark has served Montana producers at the department in various roles, including deputy director, agricultural sciences administrator, and agricultural development and marketing bureau chief.
Christy served three terms in the Montana House of Representatives before choosing to follow her passion for agriculture by working for the Montana Department of Agriculture. She graduated from California State University Sacramento and raised three children on the family ranch alongside her husband.