Donavon (Donavon) Hawk (D-SH076)
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Capitol: 406.444.4800
FAX: 406.444.4825
District: 406.578.1233
Representative
State Capitol 1301 East Sixth Avenue
Helena, MT 59620-8201

District Office:
PO Box 3791
Butte, MT 59702
Elected: 2020    Next Election: 2022
Committee Assignments
MemberHouse Committee on Legislative Administration
MemberHouse Committee on Education
MemberHouse Committee on Local Government
MemberJoint Interim Committee on Law and Justice
MemberHouse Committee on Judiciary
Counties Representing
Silver Bow

Bio

Donavon Hawk, the son of Michaelynn Hawk, was raised in Butte where he attended public schools, including Butte High and Montana Tech. He is the public relations and marketing coordinator at the Butte YMCA, where he has worked since 2015. In 2020, Hawk was appointed to the state Commission of Community Service by then Gov. Steve Bullock.

A Montana native, Donavon has been involved in social justice and political activism since 2008, working with SEIU, Montana Organizing Project, Praxis Project, Alliance for a Just Society and the Center for Community Change. Hawk has served on the executive board of the Montana State Democratic Party, as well as serving on non-profit organization boards Forward Montana Foundation and Butte America Foundation.

Donavon Hawk has worked tirelessly over the past four legislative cycles keeping Montanans engaged with public policy affecting their communities. For over 10 years, Hawk has directly worked on issues such as health care access for all Montanan's, Medicaid expansion, reducing student debt, expanding voting rights, fighting against predatory lending, keeping public lands in public hands, protecting the rights of hunters and fishers for generations to come, protecting Social Security, defending worker rights and protecting unions, and defending quality public education.