Published September 25, 2020
Tenure as County Commissioner
Commissioner Sidney Fitzpatrick, Big Horn County

Commissioner Sidney Fitzpatrick, Big Horn County

I have served as Big Horn County Commissioner since January, 2011 and was Chair of the Board in 2013, 2016, 2017 and 2019.

MACo Participation

I have served on MACo’s Justice & Public Safety Committee as well as the Energy Committee. I was also Chair of Reservation Counties in 2016/2017.

I have represented MACo at NACos Legislative and Annual Conferences and since 2017 have served as NACo’s County & Tribal Government Relations Subcommittee Vice Chair of the Finance, Pensions and Intergovernmental Affairs Policy Steering Committee.

National, Statewide, Tribal and/or Community Involvement

I am proud to have been elected to serve as a Crow Tribal Legislature for a term.

As a Commissioner, I currently serve on the Human Resource Development Council and the Beartooth RC & D. I am a member to on the South-Central Juvenile Detention Committee.

In 2017 was appointed by Governor Steve Bullock to service on the Montana Coal Board of which I currently serve as the Vice Chairman.

Special Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Education

I served both in BIA Law Enforcement and as a Big Horn County Undersheriff. I’m currently the owner and operator of Black Canyon Construction, LLC.

Share How You Will Serve the Membership as MACo 2nd Vice President

I will be dedicated to MACo and will work to bring cooperation and diversity with other counties to ensure integrity in the 2nd Vice President position. I would respectfully serve all Montana Counties.

Commissioner Sidney Fitzpatrick  |  Big Horn County |  sfitzpatrick@bighorncountymt.gov |  (406) 665-9700