Angelique Hayes Rice

Associate CFO, District of Columbia Government, Washington, D.C.

Angelique Hayes Rice

Angelique Hayes Rice was appointed Associate CFO for the District of Columbia Government within the Office of the Chief Financial Officer in January 2007. She directs a team of 120 employees that manage the daily fiscal operations of the agencies in the Government Operations Cluster (GOC). Ms. Rice manages the development and execution of the combined $2.9 billion in operating and capital budgets for those agencies by executing a unique operating configuration that incorporates three underlying models: Satellite Operations; Shared Services; and Fixed Costs Services. GOC provides financial services to the three branches of government: The Executive Office of the Mayor, the Council for the District of Columbia, and the Office of the Attorney General. The cluster is responsible for the fiscal management of 39 agencies including: The Department of Employment Services; The DC Public Libraries; The Office of the Chief Technology Officer; and The Department of General Services- which includes over half of the City’s Capital Projects; specializing in the long-term construction of buildings, schools, and parks.

Ms. Rice is a 27-year veteran of the Office of the Chief Financial Officer who began her career in District government as a Senior Budget Analyst and Branch Chief in the Office of Budget and Planning (OBP). Ms. Rice previously served as the Associate CFO of the Public Safety and Justice Cluster for over 11 years.

Prior to joining the District Government, she worked for the New York Shipping Association/ International Longshoreman’s Association as an Auditor, where she monitored maritime policies and procedures and analyzed import and export documents on behalf of the longshoreman’s union.

Ms. Rice is a graduate of Syracuse University with a bachelor’s degree in finance. She received a master’s degree in public administration from The George Washington University and completed the Harvard Kennedy School’s Senior Executives in State and Local Government program. She is an active member of several non-profit community service organizations and is past President of both the Government Finance Officers’ Association of the Washington Metropolitan Area and the DC Chapter of National Forum for Black Public Administrators. Ms. Rice is also a wife, mother, and proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.