SALT LAKE CITY (June 1, 2021) – The Department of Administrative Services is pleased to announce that Janica Gines has been named the new director of the Utah Division of Finance. Janica served as an assistant director of the division and prior to that as the Assistant State Comptroller and is widely respected and trusted throughout the state for her financial acumen. Prior to working in the Division of Finance, Janica spent four and a half years with the Utah Department of Health in the Division of Medicaid and Health Financing where she was both an Assistant Director in the Bureau of Financial Services and an Assistant Division Director in the Division of Medicaid and Health Financing. Prior to her experience with the Department of Health, she served as an auditor in the Office of the State Auditor for 13 years. She holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a master’s degree in business administration both from Utah State University, and she is a Certified Public Accountant.