Bismarck accountant to take over lead position at North Dakota funds workplace – InForum

Bismarck accountant to take over lead position at North Dakota funds workplace – InForum

BISMARCK — Susan Sisk, an accountant from Bismarck, will quickly change into the director of North Dakota’s Workplace of Administration and Funds.

Gov. Doug Burgum introduced Tuesday, Could 9, he appointed Sisk, who will assume the brand new position on June 12. Sisk will take over from Joe Morrissette, who

retired from his full-time duties

in August however stayed on in a part-time capability by the legislative session.

The workplace

is charged with overseeing the state’s funds, managing human sources companies to state businesses and sustaining state amenities.

Sisk comes into the workplace’s high spot after years of working the private and non-private sectors. She has labored as a monetary government for engineering agency KLJ and well being care big CHI St. Alexius. She additionally served because the state Supreme Court docket’s director of finance within the 2000s.

Sisk earned her undergraduate diploma in accounting from Minot State College earlier than getting a grasp’s diploma in enterprise from Troy College in Montgomery, Alabama.

Burgum mentioned Sisk brings “a wealth of expertise in overseeing the budgets of enormous organizations and strategically main groups to realize sound fiscal administration.”

“With over 30 years of expertise in finance and accounting, together with a number of government roles, her abilities will serve the residents of North Dakota nicely as we proceed working to create a extra environment friendly and efficient state authorities to empower folks, enhance lives and encourage success,” Burgum mentioned.

Sisk mentioned she seems to be ahead to serving to the company “construct upon their current progress in enhancing effectivity and transparency, providing shared companies, course of enchancment and automation to scale back prices for state businesses, and offering uniformity of insurance policies and coaching.”

Jeremy Turley

Jeremy Turley is a Bismarck-based reporter for Discussion board Information Service, which gives information protection to publications owned by Discussion board Communications Firm.