The Director of the Budget is Adam Proffitt.  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

Health Care Stabilization
Board of Hearing Aid Examiners

State General Fund Planning Report
iBARS (budget system) Administrator

Jeff Arpin
Principal Analyst

Governor/Lt. Governor
Kansas Public Employees Retirement System
Legislative Agencies
Department of Education
School for the Blind
School for the Deaf
Board of Mortuary Arts

Website & Technology Coordinator
Staff Training/Professional Development
Coronavirus Relief Coordinator

Sean Tomb
Principal Analyst

Department of Revenue
State Treasurer
Pooled Money Investment Board
Board of Tax Appeals
Kansas Lottery
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

John Kirk
Principal Analyst

Board of Regents
Regents Universities
Kansas Historical Society
State Library
Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board
Board of Examiners in Optometry

Agency Training Coordinator

Bill Schafer
Principal Analyst

Department for Children & Families
Department for Aging & Disability Services
State Hospitals
Board of Nursing
Board of Pharmacy

Legislative Tracking
Performance Based Budget



Leyton Gunn
Principal Analyst 

Department of Administration
Office of Information Technology Services
Office of Administrative Hearings
Department of Transportation
Judicial Council
Governmental Ethics

Financial Disclosures/Reporting
Debt Service 
Performance Based Budgeting


Cheri Froetschner
Principal Analyst

Adjutant General
Attorney General
Department of Wildlife & Parks
Kansas Bureau of Investigation
Peace Officers Standards & Training
Board of Indigents Defense
Insurance Department
Board of Abstracters

Legislative Tracking
iBARS (budget system) Administrator Backup

Jennifer Ouellette
Principal Analyst

Department of Health & Environment
Department of Labor
Veterans Affairs Office
Dental Board
Healing Arts

Children’s Initiatives Fund Coordinator
Demographic Coordinator
Legislative Tracking

Alex Feyerherm
Budget Analyst

​Department of Corrections
Correctional Facilities
Juvenile Correctional Facilities
Fire Marshal
Highway Patrol

Legislative Tracking
Capital Budget 

Stephanie Buchanan
Senior Budget Analyst

Kansas Human Rights Commission
Department of Commerce
Office of the State Bank Commissioner
Board of Barbering
Board of Cosmetology
Department of Credit Unions
Secretary of State
Kansas Sentencing Commission

Economic Development Initiatives Fund Coordinator
Office of Recovery Liaison
Federal Funds Coordinator


Nancy Allen
Budget Analyst

​Department of Agriculture
Kansas Water Office
Kansas Corporation Commission
Citizens Utility Ratepayer Board
Board of Technical Professions
Kansas State Fair
Board of Veterinary Examiners

State Water Plan Fund Coordinator
Legislative Tracking

Shelly Davis
Executive Assistant