Susan Gianforte, Greg Gianforte's Wife, Family And Children - 5 Fast Facts

Susan is the daughter of German immigrants to New York City
Susan is the daughter of German immigrants to New York City( Source : gianfortefoundation )

Susan Gianforte is the first lady of Montana and the Wife of an American Businessman and politician, Greg Gianforte.

She is the daughter of German immigrants to New York City. Her widowed mother raised Susan.

Mrs. Gianforte completed her bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University and her master's in Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley.

She did a Master's in Business Administration, which she earned while working for Bell Laboratories.

After completing her educational career, she worked as a senior manager At NNC but resigned in 1993 after her third child was born.

Susan started helping her husband in his new entrepreneurial effort following the sales of his first start-up.

In 1995, she moved to Bozeman, Montana, with her husband and had their fourth child.

Susan gainforte was the controller for the two years of RightNow Technologies. Currently, she manages the finances of their family foundation and works with her husband.

Susan Gianforte Husband Early Life And Education

Greg Gianforte, Husband of Susan Gianforte, was born on April 17, 1961, in San Diego, California.

His Father was an aerospace engineer and landlord, and his mother was a school math teacher.

Greg's Father's name is Frank Richard Gianforte, and his mother's name is Dale Douglass. And he has two younger brothers also.

He was raised in the Valley Forge and King of Prussia Suburbs. Gianforte started a software business while studying his high school.

Greg attended Upper Merion Area High School and was captain of his school football team. He played the left offensive guard on his school team.

In 1983, he graduated from his father's college with a B.E in electrical engineering and a master's degree in computer science.

He was the director of a computer lab with 12 programmers and a member of the Delta Tau Delta men's fraternity.

Greg Gianforte Business And Political Career

In 1983, Greg began his career at Bell Laboratories. He co-founds Brightwork Development Inc with his partners.

In 1994, they sold the company to McAfee Associates for $10 million, and Greg became head of North American Sales.

His Wife, Susan, and Greg co-founded RightNow Technologies in 1997. In 2004, the company went public with more than 1,000 workers and executives.


Right Now Technologies was acquired by oracle corporation for $1.5 billion in 2011. After success in their first company, Gianforte and his wife founded the Gianforte Family Foundation.

Greg has also offered business lectures on entrepreneurship and building a global business.

A special election was held to fill the remainder of Zinke's term, where Gianforte announced his intention to seek the seat in January.

He represented Montanas in a Large congressional district in the U.S. House of Representatives from 2017 to 2021.

Greg Gianforte was sworn into the house of Representatives in 2017 as the 115th Congressman.

He was one of the Republican members of the House of Representatives to sign an amicus brief.

In the 2016 election, Greg announced his candidacy for governor of Montana. He also started a campaign where he pledged not to accept particular interest PAC money.

Steve Bullock defeated him in the November general election. In the 2020 Montana gubernatorial election, he won the nomination, and in the general election, Gianforte defeated lieutenant governor Mike Cooney.

During a pandemic, he lived in Monatanas's statewide mask mandate and signed a bill giving liability protections to businesses and healthcare providers.

In 2021, he signed a bill requiring individuals to undergo gender reassignment surgery. He belongs to the Republican party.

Greg Gianforte Married Life And Children

Greg and Susan Children
Greg and Susan Children( Source : bettermontanajobs )

Susan Gianforte married his husband in 1988. she met her husband while working at Bell Labs in New Jersey.

Susan and her husband have resided in Bozeman since they moved from New Jersey. Greg and his wife attend Grace Bible Church in Bozeman.

Greg and his wife have four children. The couple is parents to three young boys and a girl they raised in Montana.

Richard Gianforte Son of Greg Gianforte

Richard is the oldest child of Susan and Greg. He graduated from Petra Academy with a double major in computer science and business.

Currently, he works in Seattle At Amazon. Richard enjoys a wide variety of sports and backpacking.

Richard and his wife enjoy taking their dog out whenever possible.

Greg Gianforte Net Worth And Social Media

Greg is an American businessman and engineer with an estimated net worth of $205 million, and he became one of the wealthiest members of congress.

Greg Gianforte, his son, and his wife are the foundation's three trustees with assets of $113 million in 2013.

His family foundation has given $900,000 to the Montana Family Foundation.

In 2018, his net worth was more than $189 million, and, as a governor, he earned good wealth.

Social Media

Greg is active on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Linkedin. Greg has 24K followers on his Facebook, which may increase.

Facebook account: @Greg Gianforte

Instagram account: @govgianforte

Linkedin account: Greg Gianforte

Twitter account: @GregForMontana

5 Interesting Facts About Greg Gianforte

  1. Gianforte named the University of Montana Law Professor his running mate.
  2. He was misdemeanor assaulted for attacking a reporter during his 2017 House run.
  3. Greg was the republican nominee for governor but lost the election against Steve Bullock.
  4. In 2019, he was re-elected to a two-year to the U.S. House in the election.
  5. Gianforte is an avid outdoorsman and a big supporter of public lands.

Some FAQs

Does Montana have a Republican governor?

The current governor is Republican Greg Gianforte, who took office on January 4, 2021.

How old is Republican Greg Gianforte?

Governor Greg Gianforte is 61 years old as of 2022.

How many children does Greg and his wife

They are the parents of three boys and one girl.