Finance & Administration

Haslam Announces Larry Martin as Interim F&A Commissioner

Tuesday, May 28, 2013 | 10:45 am

Martin to take interim position after Emkes’ retirement May 31
 
NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today announced Larry Martin will become the interim commissioner of the state Department of Finance and Administration (F&A) when Commissioner Mark Emkes retires at the end of the month.
 
Martin becomes interim commissioner at F&A June 1 after Emkes’ retires effective May 31.
 
A year ago, he joined the governor’s staff as a special assistant to the governor, working alongside Human Resources Commissioner Rebecca Hunter to oversee the implementation of Haslam’s civil service reform, the Tennessee Excellence, Accountability and Management (TEAM) Act; and reviewing state employee compensation.
 

Haslam Announces Departure of F&A Commissioner

Monday, April 15, 2013 | 09:20 am

Expresses deep appreciation for Mark Emkes’ service to the State of Tennessee

NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today announced that Finance and Administration Commissioner Mark Emkes will be leaving the administration at the end of May to enjoy retirement and spend more time with his wife in her home country of Spain.

“I am grateful to Mark for the job he’s done as the state’s chief financial officer during the past two and a half years,” Haslam said.  “We’ve presented three responsible, thoughtful and strategic budgets, and he has played a significant role in those efforts.

Haslam Introduces FY 2013-2014 Budget Amendment

Tuesday, April 02, 2013 | 12:43 pm

Legislation includes new health related investments

NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today unveiled additions to the FY 2013-2014 budget to be considered by the General Assembly in the coming weeks.  

The governor presented his original budget for FY 2013-14 on January 28, and the supplemental appropriations amendment to SB 502/HB 507 includes additional funding.

December Revenues

Thursday, January 10, 2013 | 09:15 am

NASHVILLE – Tennessee  revenue collections for December came in stronger than the same month a year before.  Finance and Administration Commissioner Mark Emkes reported today that state r