Governor Gianforte Solicits Public Comment on Ninth Judicial District Judge Applicants

Governor's Office
  • February 14 2023

HELENA, Mont. – Governor Greg Gianforte today announced he is seeking public comment on applicants to the vacancy in the Ninth Judicial District (Glacier, Pondera, Teton, and Toole Counties).

Members of the public can provide letters of support or other comments regarding the applicants through Wednesday, March 15, 2023, at 5 p.m.

The governor has received applications from the following attorneys whose applications may be found at

  • Gregory Bonilla
  • Daniel Guzynski

Members of the public should submit letters or other comments by email to, by fax to (406) 444-4151, or by mail to Attn: Hannah Slusser, Governor’s Office, PO Box 200801, Helena, MT 59620.

Letters or other comments submitted will be publicly available and posted at

Applicants must receive at least three letters of support to be considered for appointment by the governor.