The Chief Budget Officer is Larry Campbell, a gubernatorial appointee. The office is staffed by professional budget analysts who analyze state agency budgets and perform other duties as needed. These include monitoring cashflow of the State General Fund and other funds, staffing various committees and taskforces, and performing policy analysis on specific issues. The Division also has one administrative staff member who provides purchasing, personnel, scheduling and other support. To send email to an individual, click on the appropriate name. All Division staff can be reached at (785) 296-2436.

Julie Thomas
Deputy Director

Board of Healing Arts
Health Care Stabilization

State General Fund Planning Report
Budget System Administrator
Children’s Initiatives Fund Coordinator

Jeff Arpin
Principal Analyst

Governor/Lt. Governor
Legislative Agencies
Department of Education
School for the Blind
School for the Deaf
Board of Mortuary Arts

Website & Technology Coordinator
Staff Training

Konnie Leffler
Principal Analyst

Department of Agriculture
Secretary of State
Kansas Water Office
Kansas Corporation Commission
Citizens Utility Ratepayer Board
Board of Cosmetology
Board of Barbering
Kansas State Fair
Comm. on Peace Officers Standards & Training
Board of Veterinary Examiners

State Water Plan Fund Coordinator
Demographic Coordinator

Sean Tomb
Principal Analyst

Department of Revenue
State Treasurer
Pooled Money Investment Board
Racing & Gaming Commission
Real Estate Appraisal Board
Real Estate Commission

Tax Policy
Cash Management
State General Fund Revenue Estimates
Exp. Lottery Act Rev. Fund Coordinator

Brendan Yorkey
Principal Analyst

Department of Administration
Office of Information Technology Services
Department of Transportation
Administrative Hearings
Board of Tax Appeals
Abstracters Board of Examiners
Kansas Human Rights Commission
Dental Board

Performance Based Budgeting
Debt Service Coordinator

Financial Disclosure & Reporting
Budget System Administrator Backup

John Kirk
Principal Analyst

Department Of Commerce
Adjutant General
Department of Corrections
Correctional Facilities
Juvenile Correctional Facility
Judicial Council

Econ. Dev. Initiatives Fund Coordinator
Capital Budget
Legislative Tracking

Sheena Ward
Principal Analyst

Board of Regents
Regents Universities
Kansas Historical Society
State Library
Sentencing Commission
Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board

Federal Funds Coordinator
Legislative Tracking
Agency Training Coordinator

Luke Drury
Senior Budget Analyst

Department for Aging & Disability Services
State Hospitals
Veterans Affairs
Governmental Ethics
Board of Optometry
Hearing Instruments

Performance Based Budgeting
Legislative Tracking

Bill Schafer
Principal Analyst

Department for Children & Families
Department of Health & Environment
Department of Labor
Board of Pharmacy
Board of Nursing
Board of Technical Professions

Legislative Tracking
SGF Agency Earnings



Leyton Gunn
Budget Analyst II

Department of Wildlife, Parks & Tourism
Attorney General
Highway Patrol
Kansas Bureau of Investigation
Office of the State Fire Marshal
Board of EMS
Board of Indigents Defense Services
Insurance Department
State Bank Commissioner
Department of Credit Unions

SGF Insurance Premiums
Legislative Tracking

Shelly Dechand
Executive Assistant