Director of Budget and Fiscal Policy
Eileen Cubanski joined CWDA as a Senior Fiscal and Policy Analyst in 2009 and was promoted to Director of Budget and Fiscal Policy in January 2019. Eileen serves as CWDA’s lead budget and fiscal staff, working with county and state staff to conduct fiscal analyses on county human services issues and develop methodologies for distribution of more than $5 billion in state and local realignment funding.
Prior to joining CWDA, Eileen had 15 years of state budget experience, serving previously as the California Senate Budget Committee Consultant for social services programs, an Assistant Secretary for Fiscal Affairs at the California Health and Human Services Agency, and a principal at the California Department of Finance. She has a master’s degree in Public Policy from the Graduate School of Public Policy at Georgetown University and a bachelor of arts in International Relations from the University of California at Davis.