Shelby Kerns

Executive Director, National Association of State Budget Officers, NASBO

Shelby Kerns was named Executive Director of the National Association of State Budget Officers (NASBO) in March 2020. Prior to coming to NASBO, Kerns spent a decade in the Idaho Division of Financial Management. In her position as Budget Bureau Chief, she led staff in developing, presenting, and advocating for the Governor’s Executive Budget. Kerns received a master’s degree in business administration from Northwest Nazarene University and a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Idaho.