Shirley Dews

Ms. Dews joined Nassau County’s Office of Legislative Budget Review (OLBR) in February 2022 as a Senior Budget Review Analyst. 

Her current responsibilities include the oversight and analysis of the budgets for the Office of Asian American Affairs, District Attorney, Fire Commission, Office of Community Development/Housing, Information Technology, Medical Examiner, Shared Services and Social Services. 

Ms. Dews held the position of Financial Analyst in the Office of Community Development responsible for the financial recording and oversight of grants as it pertained to local nonprofits and municipalities that received HUD funding, and as the lead contact pertaining to departmental audits.  The HUD-assisted programs included CDBG, HOME, ESG, CDBG-R and CDBG-DR.   In addition, she held the position of Budget Analyst in the County’s Office of Management and Budget for upwards of four years before joining OLBR. 

Ms. Dews received a bachelor’s degree in Finance and Economics, and a Master’s in Public Administration/Nonprofit Management. She is also a member of GHSPAA.