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

Professional Certification(s) obtained:

NIGP Instructor since 1995. Named as a Master Instructor in 1998. 45+ years of purchasing experience. Currently Procurement & 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 the NIGP Mentorship Committee, and previously served on the NIGP Governing Board, serving as the Chair of the Governing Board during the 2015-2016 term.

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 contributor to Radio NIGP

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

Procurement Director
South Carolina State University - Office of Procurement Services
PO Box 7071
300 College Street, NE
Columbia, SC 29117-0001
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Ms. Stacy Gregg, NIGP-CPP, CPPO, CPPB

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.
8000 John Davis Dr Apt 1602
Frankfort, KY 40601-7576
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Mr. Michael B. Gustafson, NIGP-CPP, CPPO, CPPB, MBA

Mike retired from the Commonwealth of Kentucky in August 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. Mike was also 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. He also worked closely with those he supported on their Procurement Buying Plans and Spend Analysis.

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 (at Ft Campbell, KY) and as a Battery Commander for a 150-person Air Defense Artillery battery (at Spangdahlem Air Force Base, Germany.) He had responsibility for office staff management in logistical and supply-related active and reserve-duty offices. Mike served as a military Instructor as well as a Regional Coordinator for 6 years in the Command and General Staff Officer College (CGSOC) and taught numerous strategic and logistical courses to military personnel. Mike retired from the US Army Reserves with 28 years of service.

Mike 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 automotive parts production and delivery. He was also responsible for all operational and maintenance related procurements for the production facility.

Mike received his NIGP-Certified Procurement Professional (NIGP-CPP) certification in May 2021, 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 served as a member of the NIGP Chapter - Kentucky Public Procurement Association (KPPA) Board of Directors and was the Chairperson of the Education, Professional Development, and Certification Committee. Mike was honored to be selected as the recipient of the KPPA Betty Bingham Lifetime Achievement Award in October 2017.

In his much-awaited role as retired, Mike plans to continue facilitating NIGP courses and to travel as much as possible.

Contact information:


Cell: (502) 680-2671

Currently on the NIGP Faculty for the following courses:

  • Contract Administration
  • Legal Aspects of Public Procurement
  • Risk Management in Public Contracting
  • Sourcing and Solicitation
  • Specialization Certificate - Construction Procurement
  • Core Certificate - Foundations of Planning and Analysis
  • Core Certificate - Foundations of Strategy and Policy
  • Competency Module - Cost, Price, and Value Analysis
  • Competency Module - Economics, Budget, Financial Management, and Accounting
  • Competency Module - Ethics, Integrity, and Transparency
  • Competency Module - Marketing Analysis and Forecasting
  • Competency Module - Negotiations
  • Competency Module - Requirements, Planning, and Understanding
  • Competency Module - Specification Development
  • Competency Module - Standardization
  • CPPB Prep Class
  • CPPO Prep Class

Previously on the Faculty for NIGP courses prior to the beginning of the Pathways program:

  • Contract Administration in the Public Sector
  • Developing and Managing Requests For Proposals in the Public Sector
  • Introduction to Public Procurement
  • Risk Management
  • Sourcing in the Public Sector
  • Strategic Procurement Planning
  • The Legal Aspects of Public Purchasing
Director of Procurement Services
Palm Beach County, Solid Waste Authority
7501 N Jog Rd
West Palm Beach, FL 33412-2414
Phone: 561-640-4000
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Mrs. Jodi S. Hart, NIGP-CPP, CPPO, MBA, CPPB, Juris Master

Jodi Hart is the Director of Purchasing for the Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County. Jodi began her purchasing career in 1994 and has been involved in Procurement and Inventory Management in both the public and private sectors. Having worked in commodities speculative buying, medical purchasing, City/ Special District Government, K12 and higher education, Jodi has a diverse background to offer. Jodi holds the CPPB, CPPO and NIGP-CPP certifications. Jodi has earned a Master’s in Business Administration and Juris Masters Law Degree from Florida State University. Jodi prides herself in taking the theory and laws of Procurement and applying them to real world needs of a company or agency.
State of Ohio, Retired
4002 Deer Run Ct
Maumee, OH 43537-8211
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Ms. Barbara R. Johnson, NIGP-CPP, CPPO, FNIGP, CPPB

Barb is the former Agency Procurement Officer (APO) 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 has served on the NIGP Board of Directors, the NIGP Certification Commission and many Public Procurement Institute committees and task forces. Barb has been honored and recognized with several NIGP Awards including the Albert H. Hall Memorial Award, Fellow of NIGP, a Distinguished Service Award, and a Procurement Manager of the Year Award. As a NIGP Instructor, Content Developer, Author, and Subject Matter Expert, Barb co-developed many of the Pathways Modules that enable course participants to demonstrate their competency and earn their NIGP Certified Procurement Professional (NIGP-CPP) credential. In 2010, she co-authored the update to the text entitled “Strategic Procurement Planning in the Public Sector.” Barb is a founding staff member and frequent contributor to Radio NIGP, a monthly Broadcast with topics of interest to public procurement professionals. Barb earned her Master of Public Administration Degree from The Ohio State University. She served on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Public Procurement (JOPP.) She instructed courses and workshops for The Ohio State University, NIGP-The Institute for Public Procurement at North American Forums and chapters in the US and Canada, ISM – Institute for Supply Management Idaho Chapter, and many others upon request.
4106 Monument Ave
Richmond, VA 23230-3819
Phone: 804-564-5899
Fax: 804-564-5899
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Mr. Ronald Lacy King, NIGP-CPP, CPPO, CPPB, VCM, VCO

Ron, originally from South Boston, VA, has over 37 years of purchasing experience in both the private and public sectors, beginning as a buyer with Leggett department store for six years then moving on to the public sector at the University of Virginia in 1987. Ron has performed procurement duties at the University of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Department of General Services/Division of Purchases & Supply, and the VA Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services. He retired in March of 2018 as Deputy Director, Sourcing & Contracting for the VA Department of General Services/Division of Purchases & Supply in Richmond, VA. He is currently the Content Developer for NIGP—The Institute for Public Procurement. Ron is certified as a CPPO, CPPB, Virginia Contracting Officer (VCO), and Virginia Contracting Master (VCM). He earned a Level 1 certificate in Purchasing from John Tyler Community College in 1996 and obtained Master Instructor status with NIGP in 2000. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Master of Arts degree in English from James Madison University. He taught at VCU as an adjunct professor in the English Department from 1988 - 2016.
Retired Members
26481 La Traviata
Laguna Hills, CA 92653-7583
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Mr. Michael J. Kolodisner, CPPO

Michael J. Kolodisner, CPPO, is currently President of Pro-Train a training and consulting company located in Laguna Hills, California.

Mike is a Certified Public Purchasing Officer. Prior to his current position, he was the chief purchasing and contracting officer for the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, the largest water agency in the United States. Before that he was Director of Administrative Services for Orange County, California. Mike has done training and consulting for both private and public organizations throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia and South America.

Mike has a B.A. from the University of Maryland and has attended graduate school at George Washington University.

On the Faculty of:
Effective Contract Writing
Legal Aspects of Public Purchasing
Principles and Techniques of Problem Solving

Risk Management in Public Contracting

Education Delivery Manager
NIGP: The Institute for Public Procurement
2411 Dulles Corner Park Ste 350
Herndon, VA 20171-5604
Phone: 703-429-2589
Fax: 703-736-9644

Jef Kupiec

Senior Buyer
Spokane County
1211 W Gardner Ave Fl 2
Spokane, WA 99260-0260
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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 Talent Council (2021) and the 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 22303-2258
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Dr. Sharon T. Lewis, CPPB, M.P.S., M.A., VCO

Professional Certification(s) obtained:

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)

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
Introduction to Public Procurement
Developing and Managing Request for Proposals

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