Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - A veteran of the office of Management and budget was tapped by the Governor to be the department director Monday.
Neil Steininger replaces Donna Arduin, who left the state last year.
Steininger has worked for the Office of Management and budget for the past five years. He served as a Budget Analyst, Chief Budget Analyst and most recently as Administrative Services Director for Education and Early Development.
He also worked for the Department of Transportation and the Permanent Fund Dividend division.
Acting Director Amanda Holland will remain with the Office.