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Commissioner District 2

Commissioner Craig Greene

Commissioner Craig Greene


Contact Information

Baton Rouge
Office of the Commissioner
District 2 - Baton Rouge
10713 North Oak Hills Parkway, Suite B, 70810
Post Office Box 83209
Baton Rouge, Louisiana  70884
225-765-5033 - Fax
Toll-free 800-256-6004

Hours: 8:00AM to 4:30PM Monday-Friday

David Zito - Executive Assistant

Peggy Lantrip

Jane Rhodes

Sharon Dungan

Office of the Commissioner
District 2 - Lafayette
108 Exchange Place, Suite 280

Lafayette, Louisiana 70503


Biographical Data

Dr. Craig Greene is an Orthopaedic Surgeon at Baton Rouge Orthopaedic Clinic in Baton Rouge, LA. He has served as Chief of Surgery at Our Lady Of The Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge, Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, and most recently as Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery at The Surgical Specialty Center in Baton Rouge.


As a gubernatorial appointee from 2013-2018, Dr. Greene served on the Louisiana Emergency Response Network. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Orthopaedic Trauma Association, and is Board Certified in Sports Medicine.


Dr. Greene is a member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association. He also provides disaster relief orthopaedic trauma and humanitarian care around the world. He founded the Dr. Greene Foundation www.greenecharity.com, which provides humanitarian aid in disaster relief throughout the world. He has volunteered his services at Medical Centers of West Africa. In addition, he organized a relief effort in Columbia, Nepal and Haiti that involved sending 12 medical teams to these areas to provide healthcare to victims of the earthquake in 2010. For the last two years, he and his daughter have traveled together to Honduras on medical mission trips. Dr. Greene attempts to take a medical team on a medical mission each year.


Dr. Greene completed his undergraduate degree at Louisiana State University in 1996 where he was a member of the football team as a strong safety from 1992-1994. He received his medical degree from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans in 2000. He completed his residency at Texas A&M Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Scott and White Hospital in Temple, TX in 2005 followed by a fellowship in Orthopaedic Traumatology and complex fracture care at Harborview Trauma Center, University of Washington in Seattle, WA in 2006. He is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society.


Dr. Greene completed his MBA, with honors, at Yale University and is passionate about societal and healthcare sustainability. In Addition, Dr. Greene serves as a Commander in the United States Navy (Reserves).


Dr. Greene grew up in Maringouin, LA and now lives in Baton Rouge, LA with his wife, Kristen, and their five children- Hadley, Cass, Gabe, Ryder, and Boomer. They attend Healing Place Church.


Dr. Greene was elected in a special election in the fall of 2017 to fill an unexpired term and was re-elected for a full term in the fall of 2018. The current term ends December 31, 2024.

Commission District Geographical Area

East Baton Rouge*, East Feliciana, Iberia*, Iberville*, Lafayette, Lafourche, Livingston*, Pointe Coupee, St. Martin, St. Mary, Terrebonne, West Baton Rouge*, West Feliciana

*Some parishes are divided according to precincts. Refer to  Act 23 of the 2011 First Extraordinary Session