Katherine Barrett and Richard Greene

Special Project Consultants

Katherine Barrett and Richard Greene, partners in Barrett and Greene, Inc., are special project consultants to the Volcker Alliance and writers of the Alliance’s reports, Truth and Integrity in State Budgeting: Lessons from Three States and Beyond the Basics: Best Practices in State Budget Transparency. Founders of the Government Performance Project, they are also senior fellows with the Council of State Governments and fellows of the National Academy of Public Administration. In addition, they are columnists for Governing magazine, and senior fellows at the Governing Institute. 

Barrett and Greene, twice finalists in the National Magazine Awards, have served in an advisory capacity to the National League of Cities, Urban Institute, the Governmental Accounting Standards Board, Association of Government Accountants, New York Mayor’s Management Report Roundtable, and the Center for a Better South. They have also co-written five books as well as articles for numerous magazines.