SFS Joint Governance Board

The Statewide Financial System (SFS) Joint Governance Board (JGB) provides overall strategic direction to the SFS Program and is the final decision-making authority with respect to the SFS. It has final decision-making authority over budget, resource plans, scope, schedule and major deployment issues, but relies on the input of the SFS Director and the SFS Leadership Team.

Members of the JGB are appointed by the State Comptroller and the Director of the Budget. Current members are John Traylor (Executive Deputy Comptroller for Operations at the Office of the State Comptroller) and Jason DiGianni (Division of the Budget).

Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Advisory Group

Appointed by members of the SFS JGB, members of the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Advisory Group represent the collective interests of New York State fiscal officers in optimizing the SFS to achieve the best outcomes for the State.

Members provide strategic advice and high-level feedback to the SFS JGB about the SFS program.

List of CFO Advisory Group Members (as of 7/11/18)

  • Mala Boolchandani, Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS)
  • Timothy Chiplock, Department of Transportation (DOT)
  • John Corbett, Office of the State Comptroller (OSC)
  • Robert Curtin, Office of General Services (OGS)
  • Jack Dougherty, Department of Labor (DOL)
  • Chris Gorka, Office of the State Comptroller (OSC)
  • Nancy Lussier, Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC)
  • Sarah Martin, New York State Education Department (NYSED)
  • Brian Matthews, Office of General Services (OGS)
  • Eric Mostert, Department of Taxation and Finance (TAX)
  • Renee Nowicki, Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA)
  • David Russo, Office of General Services (OGS)
  • Kate Sheils, Division of the Budget (DOB)
  • Emil Slane, Office of Mental Health (OMH)
  • Mary Zaremba, Office of General Services (OGS)