Office of Management and Budget
Roseann D’Alleva, Acting Budget Director – Roseann D’Alleva has been serving as Acting Budget Director since October of 2012. She also holds responsibilities of her prior position as the Deputy Director for Project and Performance Management and the Office of Risk Management since the vacancy of the Director position in May of 2011. She first joined OMB in June 2003 as a Senior Operations Analyst where she was responsible for special projects. She left OMB in March of 2006 to be the Director of Finance for the Legislative Majority, a position she held until January 2010. Prior to her employment by Nassau County, she worked for NYC’s Department of Education Division of Budget and Operations as a Supervisor for all Queens School Districts from 2001 to 2003. She began her career at NYC’s Office of Management and Budget in 1990 and held numerous positions, the last as Unit Head for the Departments of Housing Preservation, Buildings, and Planning. She received a bachelor's degree in Finance from Pace University in 1990.
Robert Conroy, Deputy Director of Budget – Robert Conroy joined the Office of Management and Budget in January 2010. His responsibilities include overseeing OMB’s Budget Analysts and assisting the Director with the reporting, budgeting and operating functions of OMB. Prior to joining Nassau County, Mr. Conroy was Budget Manager for the Long Island Power Authority.His responsibilities included preparing annual operating and capital budgets; analyzing monthly budget variance; reporting and presenting results to the Board of Trustees; and assisting with the development of budget policy.He also was a liaison between LIPA and LIPA’s manager (National Grid) in connection with tax filings on LIPA’s behalf and various audits handled by National Grid. Other experience at LIPA included work as a Senior Budget Accountant and Supervisor of Accounts Payable and Payroll. Prior to joining LIPA, he worked in the Tax Department of Viacom International, Inc. handling Federal, State and Local tax compliance, including multi-state experience. Mr. Conroy received his bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the New York Institute of Technology and an MBA in Executive Management from Hofstra University.
Ann Hulka, Deputy Budget Director – Ann Hulka joined the Office of Management and Budget in January 2010.Currently, she is responsible for assisting with the issuance of Nassau County Bonds, securitization projects, and utility privatization. She has over 25 years of financial management experience in both the public and private sector.Prior experience includes over 20 years with the Empire State Development Corporation (“ESDC”) as Senior Vice President. At ESDC, Ms. Hulka was involved in the project financing of the new Yankee and Mets stadiums and the Nets arena.In addition, she participated in the issuance of over a billion dollars in State appropriation debt; the purchase of space at 633 Third Avenue for ESDC offices as well as the Governor’s office; and the sale of economic development loan portfolios to generate cash for the State.Ms. Hulka has a bachelor’s degree from New York Institute of Technology and a MBA from Adelphi University.
Steven D. Conkling, Debt Manager – Steven D, Conkling joined the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) in July 2010. He is responsible for structuring all debt issuances to meet the County’s cash flow and capital needs. Prior to joining OMB, he was the County Treasurer beginning in March 2006. Prior to joining the County, he worked in investment banking, specializing in mergers and acquisitions. From 2001 to 2005, Mr. Conkling was an Investment vice president in Prudential Financial Inc.’s Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions Group, responsible for executing domestic and international transactions. Prior to joining Prudential, he worked at Chase Manhattan Corporation. From 1994 to 2001, he was a Vice President in the Global Mergers & Acquisitions Group of Chase Securities Inc. As a member of Chase’s Corporate Finance Department from 1988 to 1994, he assisted in managing and executing the bank’s mergers and acquisitions, capital markets activities, and holding company liquidity. He earned an MBA from New York University Stern School of Business and a BS in Finance and Economics from Boston College.
Martha Bucheli Worsham, Manager of Fiscal Reporting – Martha B. Worsham joined the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) on a part-time basis in November 2007. In April 2008, she became a Budget Examiner on a full-time basis. As of March of 2012, Ms. Worsham became the Manger of Fiscal Reporting. She has the day-to-day responsibility for the gathering and analyzing data for all financial reports within the OMB. She also coordinates fiscal monitoring for the budget development process, the Multi-Year Plan and Monthly Financial Reports. In addition, she is responsible for the financial oversight of Elected Officials. Her prior experience includes monthly closings, variance explanations of revenues and expenditures, preparation of reports that complied with SEC requirements. She was the Accounting Manager for Newpoint Distributors in Syosset and All in One Suppliers in New York City and the Assistant Comptroller for Werner International in New York City, a subsidiary of Reliance Group Holdings. She is fluent in Spanish and volunteers her time and financial expertise as a member of The Brookville Reformed Church. Ms. Worsham attended the School of Business of the Universidad Estatal of Guayaquil, Ecuador.
Irfan Qureshi, Senior Budget Examiner – Irfan Qureshi joined the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) in July 2006.His responsibilities include oversight of the Police Department, Parks Department, Department of Human Resources, Office of Labor Relations, and various other agencies. Prior to joining Nassau County, he was a Senior Budget Analyst at Phoenix House Foundation working on the company's internal budget as well as financial reporting from 2005 to 2006.Other prior experience includes work at Canon USA from 2002 to 2005 as a Budget Control Analyst where his main focus was on monthly closings, financial reporting, and expense analyses.He also worked at MCI WorldCom from 1996 to 2002 as a Financial Analyst. Mr. Qureshi graduated from Baruch College with a bachelor's degree in Finance in 1995.
Narda Hall, Senior Budget Examiner – Narda Hall joined the Office of Management and Budget in June 2008 as a Budget Examiner.Her responsibilities include oversight of the Coordinating Agency for Spanish Americans, Office of Consumer Affairs, Medical Examiner, Minority Affairs, Traffic and Parking Violations Agency, and Human Services, which includes the Office of Youth Services, the Office of the Aging, the Office of the Physically Challenged, and the Office of Mental Health, Chemical Dependency and Developmental Disabilities Services.She is also responsible for managing the publication of monthly reports, annual operating budget documents, and other OMB publications. Before joining OMB, she worked for the City University of New York and Federated Department Stores where she acquired extensive experience in analysis, budgeting, monitoring, staffing, and evaluation. She has a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Livingstone College, N.C. and a MPA, with a concentration in Inspectors General, from John Jay College of Criminal Justice at the City University of New York.She currently volunteers with and sits on the Board of Directors of the City Food Mission Program, which serves families in various communities.
Anthony S. Romano, Senior Budget Examiner – Anthony S. Romano joined the Office of Management and Budget in January 2010 His responsibilities include the financial oversight of the Assessment Review Commission, Department of Assessment, Office of Housing and Community Development, County Treasurer, and the Department of Social Services. Mr. Romano has over 15 years of accounting and budget experience. Prior to joining the County, he worked in the public sector assisting small businesses in the preparation of budgets, company payroll, quarterly tax returns, financial statements, and annual income tax returns. From 1996 to 2004, he was the Fiscal Officer of the Hispanic Counseling Center (HCC) in Hempstead. HCC is a multi-funded community-based agency licensed by New York State. He supervised the day-to-day operations of the Accounting Department. From 1991 through 1996, Mr. Romano worked for the Nassau County Youth Board as a Claims Auditor and Contract Specialist, while earning a bachelor’s degree in Banking and Finance from Hofstra University in 1992.
Joe Schiliro, Budget Examiner – Joe Schiliro joined the Office of Management and Budget in January 2010. His responsibilities include the financial oversight of the County Attorney, Health Department, Emergency Management, Probation, Purchasing, and other agencies.He has extensive experience in strategic planning, financial and operational analysis, budgeting, forecasting, process re-engineering, and project management. Prior to joining the County, Mr. Schiliro was a Franchise Principal of Accountants International, specializing in the recruitment of accounting and finance personnel. Prior to that position, he held several operational and financial management positions with CMP Media, Inc. and Newsweek, Inc. He holds an MBA in Marketing and a BBA in Public Accounting and Finance, both from Hofstra University.
Ryan Francis Studdert, Senior Budget Examiner – Ryan Studdert joined the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) in December 2010 as a Budget Examiner. His responsibilities include the financial oversight of OMB, County Clerk, Records Management, Department of Public Works, and the Sewer and Storm Water District. In addition, he is responsible for various financial data included in OMB documents and reports. Prior to joining the County, he was an Account Executive at California First Leasing Corporation in Irvine, California. He has a strong background in financial analysis and equipment leasing. Mr. Studdert graduated from Ursinus College in 2007 with a BA in Economics and will soon pursue a MBA.
Thomas Love, Budget Examiner – Thomas Love joined the Nassau County Office of Management and Budget in August 2013. His responsibilities include the financial oversight of the Fire Commission, Sheriff/Correctional Center, Department of Information Technology, Veterans Service Agency, Civil Service Commission, and Commission on Human Rights. Prior to joining the County, he worked for Henry Schein Inc., as a Business Analyst. He earned his MBA in 2006 from LIU Post. He resides in Nassau County with his wife and two children.
John Macari CPA, Audit Director Certiorari – John Macari joined the Office of Management and Budget in June 2008. He is responsible for conducting audits of commercial property tax refunds paid by the County, which disclose errors that, when corrected, increase net income and reduce the claims against the County. The County conducts these audits under the authorization of New York State law. He was previously the County’s Chief Deputy Treasurer. Prior to joining the County, he was the Controller of the City of Glen Cove. His experience also includes 15 years as an audit director for large government public accounting firms including KPMG. Mr. Macari is a graduate of St. Peters College and is a CPA in the State of New York.
Grants Management Unit
Stephen Feiner, Director of Grants Management – Stephen Feiner joined the County in October 2002 when he became the Director of the newly created Office of Grants Management, which was consolidated into Office of Management and Budget as the Grants Management Unit. His responsibilities include identifying and disseminating appropriate grant opportunities to departments; facilitating the development of partnerships and coalitions for developing grant applications and programs; assisting with the development of grant applications; monitoring and tracking County grant activities; and performing administrative functions necessary to maintain the efficient and professional operation of the County grant environment. His experience includes work as a financial analyst in New York, Los Angeles, and Portland, Oregon; management of the documentation department of a software development company; and consulting, primarily in the areas of federal telecommunications contracting, financial and legal writing, and the development and management of grant applications and responses to Federal and corporate RFPs. Mr. Feiner has a master’s degree in Education from Columbia University and a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsburg Law Center.
Richard Haemmerle, Operations Analyst – Richard Haemmerle joined the Office of Management and Budget in May 2006. He is in the Grants Management Unit where he is responsible for processing Grant Application Information Forms (GAIFs), Supplemental Appropriation Requests (SARs), Board Transfers, Grant Agreements, Local Authorizing Resolutions, and grant extensions and close outs. Prior to joining OMB, he was a Budget Examiner responsible for Parks, Constituent Affairs, Civil Service, Board of Elections, Labor Relations, Human Resources, and Records Management. He also performed operational studies throughout the County. Prior to joining the County, Mr. Haemmerle worked as a vice president for over 28 years for Fleet Bank/National Westminster Bancorp where he was responsible for performance management, capital planning, strategic development, cost accounting, and budget/planning. His prior work experience includes 16 years of management/accounting for Telecare, Grumman, Air Reduction, and Bell Telephone Laboratories. He has an M.B.A. in Banking Finance from Adelphi University and a B.B.A. in Accounting from St. John's University.
Project, Performance and Risk Management Unit
Christopher L. Nolan, Deputy Director – Christopher Nolan joined the Nassau County Office of Management and Budget in April 2005. In his present role, he focuses on special projects that require the coordination of multiple departments and / or multiple disciplines, including finance, technology, planning and operations. He has led or played a key role in various initiatives involving improved fiscal management, general business process improvement, energy management, and technology projects. Prior to his work with the County, Mr. Nolan enjoyed over nine years of service to the City of New York, working in various capacities for the City’s Department of Parks and Recreation, the Mayor's Office of Management and Budget, and the New York City Housing Authority. He is a graduate of St. John's University and resides in Nassau County with his family.
Douglas Cioffi, Manager of Performance Management – Douglas Cioffi joined the Office of Management and Budget in July 2004 as Performance Measurement Coordinator. He implemented and is responsible for managing and reporting on a Countywide performance management software solution that links departmental performance to Nassau County goals and objectives. In 2011, his efforts led to the County receiving its first-ever Special Performance Measures Recognition as part of the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award presented by the GFOA (Government Finance Officers Association). Prior to joining the County, Mr. Cioffi had direct responsibility for the development, implementation, and on-going operations of the primary performance measurement system used at Chase Manhattan Bank. Among other duties during his 28-year career, he managed system integrations and related process improvements through two mergers with JP Morgan and Chemical Banks. He earned a bachelor's degree in Accounting from Hunter College and a master's degree in Accounting from St. John's University. Mr. Cioffi is also a graduate and former instructor at the Bank Administrative Institute at the University of Wisconsin where he taught courses on profitability measurement.
Steven Munzing, Program Coordinator – Steven Munzing joined the Office of Management and Budget in October 2010. He manages the County workers’ compensation claims by analyzing each claim submitted to assess its validity as well as identifying possible abuse and safety issues. He interfaces with the County’s Third Party Administrator and outside counsel regularly to ensure that claims are processed efficiently and that the County complies with all State guidelines and statutes. Mr. Munzing also performed the testing on the County’s Risk Management system, managed its deployment, and continues to manage the operation and enhancement of that system. Prior to joining the County, he worked as a Senior Business Systems Analyst for Cablevision Systems Corporation. Prior to that, he worked for over 20 years for Avis Rent a Car System, Inc. where he held several positions including Director of Commercial Pricing. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Adelphi University.
John F. Quinlan, Risk Management Analyst - John F. Quinlan joined the Office of Management and Budget in March 2011. His primary responsibilities are to develop and sustain all safety programs in accordance with Federal, State and local regulations for all Nassau County departments. Prior to joining the County, he worked for over 28 years for Verizon Safety Management as the National Manager for Safety & Health. He directed monitoring to evaluate employee exposure; developed and delivered specialized training; responded to OSHA, Federal, State and local agencies, management and associate employees regarding occupational health and safety; and minimized service and work disruptions by evaluating exposures and providing solutions to rectify crises. Mr. Quinlan graduated from John Jay College, CUNY with a bachelor's degree in Fire Science and Administration (BS) and has earned two master's degrees from New York University in Ergonomics & Biomechanics and Occupational Safety & Health. He is also a Certified Utility Safety Administrator, AHERA certified Asbestos Inspector, Six Sigma Green Belt, Ergonomist, Radiation Safety Officer, and LASER Safety Officer and has obtained an OSHA 30 Hour Certificate in Construction