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Purchasing & Contracts Manager
City of Tamarac
7525 NW 88th Avenue
Tamarac, FL 33321-2427
Phone: 954-597-3567
Fax: 954-597-3565
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Mr. Keith K. Glatz, CPPO

Professional Certification(s) obtained:
CPPO, FCPM (Florida Certified Purchasing Manager), FCPA (Florida Certified Purchasing Agent)

Experience:
NIGP Instructor since 1995. Master Instructor since 1998 30 years of purchasing experience. Currently Purchasing & Contracts Manager – City of Tamarac. FL since 2003. Also worked for the State of Illinois (Buyer and Supervisor of Standards and Specifications), Lake County, IL (Asst. Director) and the Village of Skokie, IL (Purchasing Agent) 2007 NIGP Professional Manager of the Year

Currently serve on NIGP Board of Directors in At-large Seat 14 since 2008, and previously served on the NIGP Marketing Committee from 2003 - 2008

Former President of SE Florida Chapter of NIGP and the Illinois Association of Public Procurement Officials (Awarded Manager of the Year for both chapters)

Active with the Florida Association of Public Purchasing Officers (FAPPO)

Currently a consultant with the NIGP Procurement Management Assistance Program (PMAP)

B.S. Degree from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1978)

On the Faculty of:
Introduction to Public Procurement
Legal Aspects of Public Purchasing
CPPO Prep
CPPB Prep
Capital Acquisitions

Procurement Manager
University of South Carolina
1600 Hampton Street
Suite 606
Columbia, SC 29201-4226
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Ms. Stacy Gregg, CPPO, CPPB, NIGP-CPP

Stacy Gregg began her career in Public Procurement in 1996. Currently, she serves as Procurement Manager for the University of South Carolina in Columbia. Stacy is an active member both with the Institute and at the Chapter level, currently serving as an inaugural member of the NIGP-CPP Commission. Stacy has volunteered in other aspects as well, including former Awards Committee Chair, Ambassador with NIGP’s Region 4, and in multiple positions for the SC Association of Governmental Purchasing Officials. Stacy also has the distinction of being the recipient of NIGP’s 2019 DSA Award, 2014 Buyer of the Year award and multiple awards for SCAGPO, including the 2013 James H. Barnes Award which is the Chapter’s highest honor.
COMMONWEALTH OF KENTUCKY
8000 John Davis Drive
Apt 1602
Frankfort, KY 40601-7576
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Mr. Michael B. Gustafson, CPPO, CPPB, MBA

Mike recently retired from the Commonwealth of Kentucky on August 1, 2016. While he was with the State, Mike was in the Office of Procurement Services (OPS) in the Finance and Administration Cabinet (FAC) where he was a Strategic Procurement Specialist II.


Mike began his procurement career with the State in April 2000. During this time he had the responsibility of creating and administering the Master Agreement Contracts for many of the transportation related items - Fleet vehicles, school buses, tires, tractors, mowers, backhoes, all terrain vehicles, boats, aircraft, Fleet fuel, diesel and propane fuels. Most recently Mike had been the subject matter expert on all types of insurance, advertising, marketing, and digital media services, office supplies, and public safety and law enforcement items.


He worked with many State Agency representatives in the development of Request for Bids (RFBs) and Request For Proposals (RFPs) which resulted in Contracts and Master Agreement Contracts for their use. These were for the use of many of the State Agencies, local governments (cities and counties), schools, and universities.


In addition to Mike’s State procurement-related experience, Mike has management supervisory experience. His supervisory responsibility and accountability were for various size U.S. Army active-duty units (as a Platoon Leader for a 35-person platoon and as a Battery Commander for a 150-person Air Defense Artillery battery.) He had responsibility for office staff management in logistical and supply-related active and reserve-duty offices. Mike served as an Instructor as well as a Regional Coordinator for 6 years in the Command and General Staff Officer College (CGSC) and taught various strategic and logistical courses to military personnel. Mike retired from the US Army Reserves with 28 years of service.


Mike has served as the supervisor for the procurement office / warehouse in an automotive Tier 1 parts supplier. Mike insured that the procurement and warehousing activities were accomplished in a timely manner to allow for uninterrupted parts production and delivery.


Mike received his Certified Public Procurement Officer (CPPO) certification in November 2008 and his Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB) certification in April 2002. Prior to his retirement, Mike also served as a member of the Kentucky Public Procurement Association (KPPA) Board of Directors and was the Chairperson of the Education, Professional Development, and Certification Committee.


In his new role as being retired, Mike plans to continue facilitating NIGP courses.

Contact information:

Email: mikegustafson54@gmail.com




On the Faculty of:

CPPB Prep

CPPO Prep

Contract Administration in the Public Sector

Developing and Managing Requests For Proposalsin the Public Sector

Introduction to Public Procurement

Sourcing in the Public Sector

Strategic Procurement Planning

The Legal Aspects of Public Purchasing

State of Ohio Department of Corrections
4002 Deer Run Ct
Maumee, OH 43537
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Ms. Barbara R. Johnson, CPPO, CPPB, NIGP-CPP

Barb is the former Agency Procurement Officer for the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction. She also served as the Procurement Manager for the Columbus Regional Airport Authority and the City of Columbus. Barb is currently serving on the NIGP Certification Commission. Barb has served on the NIGP Board of Directors and many Public Procurement Institute committees and task forces. In 2014, NIGP honored Barb with a Distinguished Service Award for her contributions to the Institute, the Procurement Profession and the entity she served. In 2008, NIGP recognized Barb as the Manager of the Year Awardee. In 2019, Barb co-developed the Pathways Module entitled "Mission and Public Benefit." In 2010, she co-authored the update to the text entitled “Strategic Procurement Planning in the Public Sector.” She also serves on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Public Procurement (JOPP.) Barb has instructed courses and workshops for The Ohio State University, NIGP-The Institute for Public Procurement, ISM – Institute for Supply Management, and many others upon request. Barb instructs many of NIGP's Pathways Courses as well as Risk Management, Legal Aspects and more.
CPO/Purchasing Agent
City of Virginia Beach
2388 Liberty Way
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
Phone: 757-385-8856
Fax: 757-385-5601
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Ms. Rebecca L. Kee, CPPO, CPPB, NIGP-CPP

Rebecca has over 14 years’ experience in the public procurement field and has worked extensively to develop, create, and support educational programs and opportunities for the profession. Rebecca has served as adjunct faculty teaching procurement classes at Arkansas State University as well as an instructor for NIGP. Rebecca has served as Professional Development Chair and President for her local NIGP Chapters and on the Awards Committee for NIGP. Rebecca currently serves as NIGP Chapter Ambassador for Area 2 and as the Chairperson for the new Pathways Content Management Committee. Rebecca currently serves as Purchasing Agent for the City of Virginia Beach, VA.
3 Bristlecone Court
Savannah, GA 31419
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Ms. Joy M. Kerkhoff, CPPO

Joy M. Kerkhoff, CPPO, CPPB, retired 2014 as the Director of Purchasing for the City of Savannah. With over 30 years’ experience in local government purchasing, Joy has an excellent combination of procurement knowledge and educational skills to teach procurement professionals, public employees and vendors. Joy is a graduate of the Ohio State University with a degree in secondary education and completed supplemental coursework in purchasing, accounting and business law. She is a Certified Professional Public Officer and Buyer, serves as an instructor for NIGP: The Institute for Public Procurement, and has led seminars and courses on public sector purchasing to procurement professionals, business owners and government employees. Joy has written and developed curriculum for several courses on procurement and finds training her fellow purchasing professionals to be her dream job.


She has been active within the NIGP community for over 20 years serving as the local chapter president for three terms as well as other positions on the executive board. She has been a moderator for several networking sessions and volunteered on the Quality Control team at five different NIGP forums. Joy also served as a mentor to students completing home study course to obtain certification.


Joy believes in serving her community, volunteering for the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life, United Way and the Interfaith Hospitality Network for many years. As a faithful community volunteer, she was named a Jefferson Award winner in 2010. Originally from Dayton, Ohio and a die-hard Buckeye fan, Joy and her supportive husband Paul have two daughters, Kathleen and Megan, and a sweet, neurotic dog, Kody.


On the Faculty of:
Introduction to Public Procurement
Contract Administration in the Public Sector
Developing and Managing Requests for Proposals
Sourcing in the Public Sector
CPPB Prep Online
Developing and Managing Requests for Proposals Online

Senior Buyer
Spokane County
1211 West Gardner Avenue, 2nd Floor
Spokane, WA 99260
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Mr. Victor Leamer, CPPB

With over 30 years of public procurement experience at the county, state department, and state-wide levels, Leamer is currently the Senior Buyer with Spokane County in Washington. Victor earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcast Journalism from Western Washington University (Bellingham, WA) in 1985 and the Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB) designation in 2009. Victor teaches Developing and Managing Requests for Proposals (in-person/online) and the Core Certificate: Foundations in Strategy and Policy for NIGP (virtual) and has presented NIGP webinars on protests, evaluating responsiveness in bids, and contract price adjustments. Victor also serves on NIGP's Content Management Committee (formerly Knowledge Management Committee) since 2015 and is a founding member/former Vice President of the Alaska/Hawaii Governmental Procurement Association NIGP Chapter.
Arlington County
5998 Grand Pavilion Way
Alexandria, VA 22303
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Ms. Sharon T. Lewis, CPPB, M.P.S., M.A., VCO

Professional Certification(s) obtained:
CPPB, VCO, C.P.M.

Experience:
Purchasing Manager, City of Roanoke, VA
12 years experience local government, Higher Education procurement
17 years private purchasing
Board of Directors, Virginia Minority Supplier Development Council (VMSDC)

Education:
Associate - Strayer University Acquisition & Contracts Mgmt Bachelors - Strayer University - Business, with a Major in Acquisition & Contracts Mgmt, Minor in Legal Studies Masters in progress - George Washington University School of Law - Masters in Paralegal Studies (M.P.S.)

On the Faculty of:
Contract Administration
CPPB Prep
Introduction to Public Procurement
Developing and Managing Request for Proposals

Ohio Department of Public Safety, Purchasing
4003 Mad River Road
Grove City, OH 43123
Phone: 740-815-3199
Fax: 614-752-7823
Photo of Ms. Christina D. Lochbaum, CPPO, CPPB

Ms. Christina D. Lochbaum, CPPO, CPPB

Christina began her procurement career in June of 1987 at the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT). After managing inventories, conducting purchasing quality assurance reviews, and contract solicitations for ODOT, she accepted a position at the Ohio Department of Public Safety (ODPS) as a Program Administrator in November 2011. In her current position, Christina’s duties in the Major Acquisitions Unit is to develop and manage Request for Proposals (RFPs), Request for Quotes (RFQs), and Invitation to Bid (ITB) for the eight agencies within the ODPS. Christina is also responsible for managing large procurement projects such as the state of Ohio’s Digital License Plate System. Christina has a B.S. in Business Forensics, a M.S. in Business Psychology from Franklin University in Columbus, Ohio and is currently pursuing a PhD in Organizational Leadership at Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, Indiana. On the Faculty of: CPPB PREP CPPO PREP
Director, Procurement and Strategic Sourcing
St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton
50 Charlton Avenue East
Hamilton, ON L8N 4A6
CANADA
Phone: 905-870-0134
Fax: 905-521-6066
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Ms. Angela Mastandrea, CPPO, NIGP-CPP

Angela Mastandrea is the Procurement Manager for the City of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. She has been in public procurement since 2002, all with the City of Hamilton.

Her education background includes completing the Bachelor of Science in Engineering program in Environmental Engineering at the University of Guelph and has obtained her CPPO designation in 2007 and her management designation (CIM) in 2005.

Angela is currently a member of the Chapter Relations Committee and was previously a member of the Professional Development Committee of NIGP.

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