Multi award winning Contract Specialist with over 13 years in the Contracting field. Comprehensive contract management experience with emphasis on Procurement Analysis of Service Contracts, Commodities purchases and Government Purchase Card Programs. Level III Certified Acquisition professional with experience in classified acquisitions. Currently holds active TS-SCI clearance.
• Superb Leader
• Responsible for ensuring acquisition program success on over $250M annually. Plan, develop and implement goals and objectives to support a diverse mission across the spectrum of acquisition activities. Design and implement training programs for program managers contracting officer representatives. Establish policies, guidelines and procedures for accomplishment of Acquisition Support functions. Represent Center to Command, Higher Headquarters and multiple contracting support agencies. As APDP Program Manager, responsible for the certification and professional development of over 175 acquisition coded personnel.
• Responsible for the cradle-to-grave administration and management of over 160 construction contracts valued in excess of $75M. Administered a wide range of contracts for supplies and equipment, construction, repair and alterations to buildings and/or building systems; asbestos abatement, equipment maintenance and alteration, installation or replacement, architects and engineers, operation and maintenance of buildings and management and inspection of finished products. Excelled in contract negotiation, administration and termination principles, policies, procedures and technical requirements applicable to pre-award and post-award actions for variety of contracts. Developed and coordinated acquisition strategy plans and simplified acquisition strategy summaries. Served as first level decision maker on disputes and claims. Provided sound business advice to technical personnel and assisted with proper format and content of statements of work. Adjusted work operations and program objectives to meet emergencies, changing programs or production requirements within available resources with minimum sacrifice of quality or quantity of work.
• Served as 2nd level supervisor for a staff of 44 through 5 subordinate supervisors. Responsible for ensuring stock fund program is operating properly so that funds are available to stock priority aircraft parts. I work with 5 year budgets, I plan and organize schedules, and I maintain harmony within my Flight and ensure personnel attend safety and security training and comply with OSHA standards. As a flight logistics manager, I established review systems to ensure adherence to supply and transportation laws, policies and DOD directives, and performed analyses on those supply and transportation processes that did not meet support and deployment objectives. As Cargo Deployment Function Superintendent, I formulated plans, developed goals and initiated processes to effectively integrate 49 FW, supply, and transportation efforts to deploy personnel and cargo. As a Wing Exercise Evaluation Team member, I ensured that Unit deployment Managers properly inventoried, packed, palletized, and marshaled deploying cargo and personnel to comply with airlift and ground transportation departure timelines.
Level III DAWIA Certification in Contracting
Level I DAWIA Certification Program Management
LANGUAGES Brazilian Portuguese Spoken: Advanced Written: Advanced Read: Advanced Portuguese Spoken: Advanced Written: Advanced Read: Advanced
AFTAC CSO Team of the Quarter Award Winner, 4th Quarter 2019
Patrick AFB, Cape Canaveral AFS and MIssion Partners Category II Supervisory Civilian of the Year, 2011
12 AF Air Force Excellence in Contracting Nominee, 2009
49th Mission Support Group Senior Civilian of the Quarter, Jul-Sep 2009
49th Mission Support Group Senior Civilian of the Year, 2008
49 Contracting Squadron Senior Civilian of the Quarter, Apr-Jun 2008
49 Contracting Squadron Senior Civilian of the Quarter, Apr-Jun 2007
Air Combat Command Professional Provider of the Year, SNCO Category, 2005
Air Combat Command Professional Provider of the Year, SNCO Category, 2004
Air Combat Command Logistics Standardization and Evaluation Team Superior Performer, 2004
49 Mission Support Group SNCO of the Year, 2003
Air Force Materiel Command Senior Supply Technician of the Year, 1998
Richard L. Hennes Award Winner for Best USAF Logistics Material Control Activity, 1997
Richard L. Hennes Award Winner for Best USAF Logistics Material Control Activity, 1996
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