North Dakota Budget Update

Federal COVID-19 funding dollars spent as of August 31. Preliminary Revenue ForecastJoe Morrissette, Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), presented preliminary revenue forecast information to the Budget Section on Thursday, September 17. The highlights of this forecast are as follows: Oil Price and Production OutlookOMB assumes the price of oil for the … Read more

Olson Effertz Executive Search & Management awarded Bismarck Schools Superintendent Search

Bismarck, ND – The Bismarck Public School Board awarded the search contract for their next superintendent of schools to Olson Effertz Executive Search & Management. Bismarck Public Schools is the largest school district in North Dakota serving over 13,000 students at 24 locations. The search process will commence in late August with focus groups gathered … Read more

Olson Effertz Lobbying & Consulting Engages Two, Expands Statewide Services

The Olson Effertz Lobbying & Consulting firm recently doubled its staff by adding two Principal Consultants. The North Dakota-based firm has engaged Pam Sharp and Lisa Feldner to work with clients across North Dakota. The inclusion of Sharp and Feldner adds specialized expertise in technology and financial management in addition to executive search and association … Read more