Joe Morrissette


Office of Management and Budget

Governor Doug Burgum appointed Joe Morrissette as director of the Office of Management and Budget in February 2018. 

The Office of Management and Budget provides leadership and support to state government through five divisions: Fiscal Management, Human Resource Management, Central Services, Facility Management and Risk Management. 

Morrissette brings more than 20 years of experience working with the state budget, revenue forecast and tax policy. Prior to his appointment as Office of Management and Budget director, Morrissette served four years as the deputy tax commissioner. He previously worked for both the Office of Management and Budget and the North Dakota Legislative Council as a fiscal analyst.

Morrissette is a graduate of the University of Mary in Bismarck, where he has received both undergraduate and graduate level degrees. He has been a certified public accountant in North Dakota since 1990. 

Morrissette has served as a member of the state’s Revenue Forecasting Advisory Council since 2002.

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