Montana State Legislature


Amy Carlson
Legislative Fiscal Analyst & Director



Joe Triem
Deputy Director

Manages staff for Revenue & Tax Analysis, General Government, Education and Cultural, Department of Transportation,
and Long Range

Rm. 113 | 406.444.5834

Quinn Holzer
Assistant Director

Manages staff for Department of Health and Human Services, Natural Resources, and Judicial Branch, Public Safety, and Corrections

Rm. 115 | 406.444.5385

Susie Lindsay
Lead Fiscal Analyst - Communications

Communications, General Fund Status Sheet, and Statewide Analysis. Manages staff for communications and data analytics.

Rm. 119 | 406.444.4121


Nick VanBrown
Lead Fiscal Analyst - Data

Lead Analyst for big data sets, data programming and development in Power BI, and the Internet Budget and Reporting System (IBARS). Manages staff for property tax revenue and data development.

Room 130


Jon Arnold
Fiscal Analyst II - Data

Expenditure Analysis: Department of Public Health & Human Services

Power BI development and programming

Room 110 P

Molly DelCurto
Fiscal Analyst I

Revenue & Tax Analysis - Data

Room 110 F

Cathy Duncan
Senior Fiscal Analyst

Expenditure Analysis: Long Range Planning, and Local Government 

Room 117

Karen Gilbert
Web Communications &
Technical Specialist

Webpage management, publication development and design, communications, and Legislative Finance Committee secretary

Room 110

Rob Miller
Senior Fiscal Analyst

Expenditure Analysis: Dept. of Environmental Quality, Dept. of Agriculture, Dept. of Livestock, Fish, Wildlife & Parks, and Dept. of Natural Resources & Conservation

Room 118

Julia Pattin
Fiscal Analyst II

Expenditure Analysis: Office of Public Instruction, Board of Public Education, Montana School for the Deaf and Blind

Revenue & Tax Analysis:  Property Tax Revenues
Medicaid forecasts

Room 110 I

Katie Guenther
Fiscal Analyst II

Expenditure Analysis: Department of Administration, Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education, Montana Arts Council, Montana State Library, and Montana Historical Society

Room 132

Alice Hecht
Fiscal Analyst II

Expenditure Analysis: Department of Transportation

Revenue & Tax Analysis: Consumption Taxes, Insurance Tax, Video Gambling Tax

GIS - Maps

Room 110 N

Marci Lewandowski
Fiscal Analyst I

Expenditure Analysis: Department of Corrections, Judicial Branch, Department of Justice, Office of Public Defender, and Public Service Commission

Room 110 H

Josh Poulette
Senior Fiscal Analyst

Expenditure Analysis: Department of Health and Human Services - Medicaid

Room 110 G

Sam Schaefer
Lead Fiscal Analyst - Revenues

Revenue & Tax Analysis:  Individual Income Tax Revenues, Corporation Tax Revenues, Interest Earnings Revenues, and Motor Vehicle Tax Revenue


Room 131

Chase Walker
Fiscal Analyst I

Revenue & Tax Analysis, specifically Natural Resource Tax Revenue

Room 110 O

Kris Wilkinson
Lead Fiscal Analyst - Expenditures

Expenditure Analysis: Consumer Counsel, Legislative Branch, Governor's Office, Department of Commerce, Department of Revenue

Room 114

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