Legislative Services Office

Budget & Policy Analysis Division

Budget Staff and Agency Assignments

Staff / Contact

Email: BudgetContact@lso.idaho.gov


Keith Bybee

Division Manager

Legislative Branch

Legislative Branch
Department of Commerce
Statewide Budget Balancing


Jared Tatro

Deputy Division Manager

Public Schools

Public School Support/Financing
Educational Services for the Deaf & the Blind
Charter School Commission
Department of Education
Idaho Public Television
Catastrophic Health Care Program (CAT Fund)
Public Health Districts
State Independent Living Council
Historical Society
Commission for Libraries
Office of Drug Policy
Joint Millennium Fund Committee
Database Quality Control/Budget Monitor


Janet Jessup

Principal Budget & Policy Analyst

Natural Resources

Department of Environmental Quality
Department of Fish and Game
Department of Lands
Endowment Fund Investment Board
Department of Parks and Recreation
Department of Water Resources
Department of Agriculture
Soil and Water Conservation Commission
Office of Species Conservation
Office of Information Technology
Wolf Depredation Control Board
Legislative Systems (GEMS) and Bill Coordinator


Christine Otto

Principal Budget & Policy Analyst

Public Safety & State Employees

Department of Correction
Commission of Pardons and Parole
Department of Juvenile Corrections
Idaho State Police
Idaho Transportation Department
State Controller
Division of Human Resources
Change in Employee Compensation Committee (CEC)


Frances Lippitt


General Government

Public Utilities Commission
Department of Administration
Permanent Building Fund
Capitol Commission
Hispanic Affairs, Commission on
State Lottery
Division of Veterans Services
Arts Commission
Military Division
State Liquor Division
Office of Energy and Mineral Resources


Tim Hibbard


Revenue, Justice, & General Government

Board of Tax Appeals
Idaho Tax Commission
Division of Financial Management
Executive Office of the Governor
Judicial Branch
Attorney General
Public Defense Commission
State Appellate Public Defender
Office of Administrative Hearings
Division of Occupational and Professional Licenses
Statewide Cost Allocation Plan (SWCAP)
EORAC/General Fund Daily Update


Alex Williamson


Health & Human Services

Department of Health and Welfare
Child Welfare
Services for Developmentally Disabled
Service Integration
Division of Welfare
Division of Medicaid
Public Health Services
Indirect Support Services
Licensing and Certification
Substance Abuse Treatment and Prevention
Mental Health Services
Psychiatric Hospitalization
Independent Coucils


Brooke Dupree


Workforce, Regulatory, & Elected Officials

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
Department of Finance
Industrial Commission
Department of Insurance
Department of Labor
Commission on Aging
Commission for the Blind & Visually Impaired
Workforce Development Council
Lieutenant Governor
Secretary of State
State Treasurer


Abbey Erquiaga


Higher Education

College and Universities
Agricultural Research & Extension
Health Education Programs
Special Programs (OSBE)
State Independent Living Council
Community Colleges
Career-Technical Education
Office of the State Board of Education
STEM Action Center


Erin Phipps

Economy & Revenue


Tamara Figueiredo

Office Coordinator


Shane Winslow

Data Systems Coordinator

Legislative Services Office
Budget and Policy Analysis
700 W. Jefferson St.  •  P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0054
P: 208-334-3531 | F: 208-334-2668