Morrissette will take over as director of the Workplace of Administration and Finances, a Cupboard-degree place, March 1. He succeeds Pam Sharp, who retired Nov. 30 however has stayed on in a short lived position by means of the transition.
Morrissette has been the state’s deputy tax commissioner since 2014. He beforehand labored in OMB and Legislative Council, and he has a grasp’s in enterprise administration from the College of Mary in Bismarck.
Morrissette has been a licensed public accountant since 1990, based on a information launch.
“Joe is aware of North Dakota’s price range and tax construction in and out and has confirmed himself a robust asset to the state by way of vital income swings and sophisticated modifications to tax coverage,” Burgum stated in a press release.