The Chief Executive is elected by the citizens of Butte-Silver Bow to lead the Executive Branch of the Local Government. Currently, J.P. Gallagher serves as Butte-Silver Bow Chief Executive. J.P. was elected on November 3, 2020 and will serve a 4 year term, beginning January 1, 2021.
The Chief Executive officer serves the city and county of Butte-Silver Bow and assures that state and local laws are enforced. The chief executive: