Meet the Expenditure Team

The expenditure team is responsible for developing and managing the agencies annual budgets. Expenditure analysts work collaboratively with agencies to ensure the City services and programs are implemented efficiently and effectively. They also conduct quarterly projections, provide support for agency financial officers, and work with agencies to improve services and spending through the enhancement and innovation fund processes.

To ensure the effectiveness of programs, analysts conduct management research projects that assess the cost-effectiveness and revenue-generating potential of specific programs and services, Additionally, expenditure team members provide policy analysis by responding to proposed bills at the local level.

Ben Brosch
Deputy Budget Director

  • Mayoralty
  • Debt Service
  • Miscellaneous General Expenses
  • Mayor’s Office of Small & Minority Business Advocacy & Development
  • Baltimore City Public Schools


Sumaiya Binta Islam 
Budget Management Analyst 

  • Courts: Circuit Court 
  • Courts: Orphans Court 
  • Housing & Community Development
  • Mayor's Office of Cable & Communications 
  • Minority & Women's Business Development 
  • Sheriff 

John Burklew
Budget Management Analyst

  • Civic Promotion
  • Office Of The Inspector General
  • Mayor's Office of Children & Family Success
  • Planning
  • Police
  • Recreation And Parks

Robert Feehley
Business Analyst

  • Art & Culture
  • Baltimore City Information & Technology 
  • Convention Center Hotel & Complex
  • Innovation Fund
  • Finance 

Laura Paone 
Budget Management Analyst

  • Fire
  • General Services
  • Educational Grants
  • Health & Welfare Grants
  • Human Resources
  • Mayor's Office of the Labor Commissioner 
  • Municipal And Zoning Appeals

Gabriel Stuart-Sikowitz
Budget Management Analyst

  • City Council
  • Comptroller
  • Council Services
  • Enoch Pratt Free Library
  • Liquor License Review
  • Public Works

Simonas Sungalia
Budget Management Analyst

  • Board Of Elections
  • Employees Retirement Systems
  • Health
  • Law
  • Legislative Reference
  • Mayor’s Office of Employment Development
  • Mayor's Office of Homeless Services 
  • State's Attorney

Evelyn Yuen
Budget Policy Analyst 

  • Mayor’s Office of Equity And Civil Rights
  • Mayor’s Office Of Neighborhood Safety & Engagement