Deputy Staff Director, California State Senate Committee on Budget and Fiscal Review
Elisa Wynne is currently the Deputy Staff Director of the Senate Committee on Budget and Fiscal Review, covering child care, pre-kindergarten through grade 12 education, and adult education. Previously a Principal Consultant, she has been with the committee for 5 years. Previously, Elisa was the Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF) Project Manager at the State Board of Education during implementation of LCFF accountability in 2013-14. Elisa started her career in education budget and policy at the Department of Finance in 2006, and became a Principal Program Budget Manager, overseeing Proposition 98 calculations, accountability, county offices of education, curriculum standards, and statewide assessments. Elisa has a Master’s degree in Public Policy and Administration from Sacramento State University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Global Studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara.