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Andrew Kleine

Former Budget Director

Baltimore, MD


Andrew Kleine is a nationally recognized leader in municipal finance, performance improvement and innovation and author of the new book, City on the Line: How Baltimore Transformed Its Budget to Beat the Great Recession and Deliver Outcomes (Rowman & Littlefield).

Andrew served as Baltimore’s budget director from 2008 to 2018, after nearly 15 years of federal government service that included budget and policy positions in the U.S. Department of Transportation, White House Office of Management and Budget, and Corporation for National and Community Service.

Andrew received the 2016 National Public Service Award from the American Society for Public Administration and the National Academy of Public Administration and is #40 on the 2017 Engaging Local Government Leaders’ Traeger List of Top 100 Local Government Influencers.

Andrew lives with his wife Kelly and children, Sara Gail and Schroeder, in Silver Spring, Maryland.

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