2024/25 Budget Hearing Schedule

By Jennifer Belz , Committee Administrator | 6 months ago

Tuesday, February 20     

Department of Community & Economic Development


Department of Revenue


  •  Patrick Browne, Secretary
  • John Kaschak, Executive Deputy Secretary of Revenue
  • Christin Heidingsfelder, Deputy Secretary for Administration
  • Amy Gill, Deputy Secretary for Tax Policy
  • Drew Svitko, Executive Director of Lottery
Wednesday, February 21            

Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency


  • David R. Padfield, Director
  • Jeff Boyle, Executive Deputy Director
  • Thomas Cook, Fire Commissioner
  • JC Tedorski, Deputy Fire Commissioner

Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education


  • Dan Greenstein, Chancellor of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education
Thursday, February 22  

Department of Aging


Department of Agriculture


Friday, February 23        

Department of Corrections and the Board of Probation & Parole


Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency

Monday, February 26     **Week 2 Hearings Will Be Held On The House Floor**

Department of Insurance

Department of Labor & Industry

  • Nancy A. Walker, Secretary, Department of Labor & Industry
  • Maria Macus, Deputy Secretary, Unemployment Compensation
  • Jerry Mullery, Deputy Secretary, Compensation and Insurance
  • Dan Kuba, Deputy Secretary, Workforce Development
  • Christopher Hallock, Deputy Secretary, Safety Labor Management Relations
  • Denise Verchimak, OVR, Director, Central Operations
  • Scott Weiant, Deputy Secretary for Administration
Tuesday, February 27    

Department of State

  • Al Schmidt, Secretary
  • Arion Claggett, Acting Commissioner of the Bureau of Professional & Occupational Affairs
  • Kalonji Johnson, Deputy Secretary for Regulatory Programs
  • Jonathan Marks, Deputy Secretary for Elections and Commissions
  • Kim Mattis, Director Bureau of Finance Operations

Department of Health and Department of Drug & Alcohol Programs

Wednesday, February 28            

Community Colleges

Department of Environmental Protection and Department of Conservation & Natural Resources

Thursday, February 29  


State-Related Universities

Monday, March 4    

Department of Transportation

  • Michael B. Carroll, Secretary
  • Charles W. Zimmerman, Bureau Director, DOT Administration
  • Larry S. Shifflet, Executive Deputy Secretary  
  • Kristin Mulkerin, Deputy Secretary, Planning
  • Kara Templeton, Deputy Secretary, Driver and Vehicle Services
  • Meredith Biggica, Deputy Secretary, Multimodal Transportation
  • Michael W. Rebert, Deputy Secretary, Highway Administration
  • Nicole Tyler, Director of Equitable Transportation
  • Corey Pellington, Deputy Secretary for Administration

State Police

  • Colonel Christopher L. Paris, Commissioner
  • Lieutenant Colonel George L. Bivens, Deputy Commissioner of Operations
  • Lieutenant Colonel Wayne C. Kline, Deputy Commissioner of Administration and Professional Responsibility
  • Lieutenant Colonel Joanne R. Reed, Deputy Commissioner of Staff
  • Brooke L. Mead, Special Assistant to the Commissioner
Tuesday, March 5           

Department of Education Part 1

Department of Education Part 2

  • Dr. Khalid N. Mumin, Secretary
  • Dr. Kate Shaw, Deputy Secretary and Commissioner for Postsecondary & Higher Education
  • Dr. Carrie Rowe, Deputy Secretary for Elementary & Secondary Education
  • Ms. Jessica L. Sites, Director, PDE Bureau of Budget & Fiscal Management
Wednesday, March 6     


Department of Human Services Part 1

  • Val Arkoosh, Secretary
  • Gloria Gilligan, Fiscal Management Director, Office of the Budget
  • Stephanie Shell, Deputy Secretary, Office of Administration
  • Laval Miller-Wilson, Deputy Secretary, Office of Children, Youth & Families
  • Juliet Marsala, Deputy Secretary, Office of Long Term Living
  • Jen Smith, Deputy Secretary, Office of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services
  • Hoa Pham, Deputy Secretary, Office of Income Maintenance
  • Kristin Ahrens, Deputy Secretary, Office of Developmental Programs
  • Shante’ Brown, Deputy Secretary, Office of Child Development & Early Learning
  • Sally Kozak, Deputy Secretary, Office of Medical Assistance Programs

Department of Human Services Part 2

Thursday, March 7         

Governor's Budget Office

  • Uri Monson, Secretary

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