Anne E. Oman

Anne has been on the Committee Staff since 2002, and became Staff Director in January 2020.  As Director of the House Appropriations Committee staff, she is responsible for seven full-time professional staff with responsibility for developing in-depth financial, budgetary and policy recommendations on issues involving the state’s biennial budget.  In addition to the state budget, the Committee also has jurisdiction over debt related issues and legislation involving the Virginia Retirement System.  

Over her tenure as a legislative fiscal analyst for the Committee she has had oversight for policy and budgetary activities related to the areas of Transportation, Agriculture & Forestry, Economic Development, General Government, and Natural Resources.  In addition, Anne has been responsible for tracking state revenues and tax policy legislation for the Committee.

Prior to joining the Appropriations Committee Staff, Anne served as a principal research analyst for the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission.  Other posts she has held during her almost 27 years in service to the Commonwealth of Virginia include positions with the Virginia Department of Transportation where she spent 8 years in the Divisions of Policy Analysis and later in Financial Planning and Debt Management. 

Anne holds a Bachelor's degree in American Government from the University of Virginia and a Master’s degree in public policy from Kent State University and is a native of Northern Virginia.