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Financial Management Branch (FMB)

Nathaniel DavisNathaniel Davis - NIDA Budget Officer

What We Do:

The Financial Management Branch aims to provide good stewardship and appropriate accountability in all financial transactions while overseeing and managing the more than $1 billion annual Congressional appropriation to the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

The FMB performs the following functions:

  • Manages the program planning process for resource allocation and monitory to support policy development
  • Formulates and coordinates the planning and execution of the Institute’s budget;
  • Participates in Congressional, Office of Management and Budget (OMB), and departmental hearings
  • Advises Institute staff in preparing budget estimates and justifications
  • Coordinates the development and operation of data systems for use in maintaining administrative and programmatic information about Institute research, training, and management activities
  • Coordinates the development and preparation of reports on research activities and accomplishments for use by NIDA staff and managers
  • Coordinates the development and preparation of quantitative information on Institute research and training activities prepared in response to inquiries by PHS, HHS, OMB, Congress, outside organizations, and the general public.

Subject Matter Expert Contact List

Financial Management Branch
Name Title Phone Areas of Responsibility
Nathaniel Davis Budget Officer/CFO (301) 443-6627
  • General oversight of NIDA budget
Stacy Gardner Deputy Budget Officer (301) 827-4093
  • Grants Funding
  • AIDS Budget
  • New PIs/ESIs
  • SOFie Administrator
  • RFA & Setaside Tracking
  • End of Year Closing
Cynthia Fortis Budget Analyst (301) 827-4102
  • Direct CAN Citation
  • Training Budget (NRSA)
  • POTS Approvals
  • Grants Reconciliation
Christine Mack Budget Analyst (301) 827-4133
  • RMS Budget
  • Interagency Agreements
  • Taps and assessments
  • Gift Fund Accounts & Requests
  • Funding Distributions


This page was last updated April 2016