Doug Burgum (born August 1, 1956) is an American entrepreneur, philanthropist and politician. He is the 33rd Governor of North Dakota as a member of the Republican Party. He joined Great Plains Software in 1983 and became the company’s President in 1984 until resigning in 2016 for his gubernatorial run.
|33rd Governor of North Dakota|
|Assumed office |
December 15, 2016
|Preceded by||Jack Dalrymple|
|Born||August 1, 1956|
Arthur, North Dakota, U.S.
|Alma mater||North Dakota State University|
- "Doug Burgum elected Governor; speech upcoming on WDAY". Retrieved November 10, 2016.