The Mississippi Department of Finance and Administration is the primary agency responsible for State government financial and administrative operations including employee payroll, vendor payments, employee insurance, construction, maintenance, and protection of State buildings in the Capitol Complex, financial information management systems, management of the State’s vehicle fleet, and numerous other related activities. DFA is composed of twenty-three (23) offices with a total staff of approximately 400 employees.


DFA, as the executive branch agency for fiscal and asset management, provides services, solutions, regulations, and guidance to its customers to help improve the quality of life in Mississippi.


The Department of Finance & Administration sets the standard for excellence in the State Government Enterprise. We will facilitate change for better government.


Liz Welch

Executive Director

Reginald Welch

Deputy Executive Director

Brenda Benson

Deputy Executive Director

Aubrey Leigh Goodwin, J.D.

Deputy Executive Director

Glenn Kornbrek

Deputy Executive Director