Welcome to the Policy, Budget, and Research team home page.
*NEW* DPI's 2023-25 Biennial Budget Request for K-12 School Aids, Building the Educator Pipeline, Public Libraries/Lifelong Learning, and Agency Operations
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What We Do
The Policy, Budget, and Research (PBR) team performs budget and policy analysis and research, as well as budget, legislative, and federal-state planning functions. Responsibilities of the team include: developing the agency's education related budget initiatives and research agenda; coordinating agency policy development; analyzing key legislation affecting schools, libraries, and the department; position management throughout the department; and providing technical assistance in management, planning, and resource development.
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Erin Fath, Director, (608) 266-2804
Morgan Aschenbrenner, Budget & Policy Analyst (Position Control & Operations), (608) 264-9559
Sara Kleinman, Administrative Rules Coordinator, (608) 266-5514
Carl Frederick, Research Analyst, (608) 267-9232
Grant Huber, Policy Initiatives Advisor, (608) 267-2003
Justin Meyer, Research Analyst, (608) 266-5186