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Indian Health Service
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Rockville, Maryland 20857
FAX: 301-443-1329

Division of Acquisition Policy - HQ Staff

Santiago Almaraz Head of Contracting Activity and Acting Director, Office of Management Services 301-443-4872
Kenneth Truesdale Acting Director, Division of Acquisition Policy
Contracting Officer
IHS Competition Advocate
Brendon Moran Contract Specialist
Lead - FAIR Act Inventory, Service Contract Inventory, FPDS-NG Annual Verification and Validation
Alternate - National Agency Organization Program Coordinator (Purchase Card Program)
Christopher McGucken Contract Specialist 202-677-5373
Cole Cook Lead Contract Specialist 240-535-9253
Darrel Stokke Contract Specialist 540-498-3020
Darryl Smith Contract Specialist 301-605-3113
Javier Medina-Velazquez Contract Specialist 910-286-1543
Jeffrey Johnston IHS Bureau Acquisition Career Manager – FAC-COR, FAC-P/PM, FAC-C programs
CPARS Agency Point of Contact and Headquarters CPARS Focal Point
HHS Conference Approval Requests Coordinator
Jonathan Ferguson Small Business Specialist, supporting IHS and NIH
HHS, Office of Small Disadvantaged Business Utilization
Julie Corbin 301-365-2483
Kimesha Leake Contract Specialist 240-477-0132
Natasha Royal Contract Specialist
Lead, Interagency Agreements/Memorandums of Understanding Coordinator
Paul Premoe Lead Contract Specialist 301-443-4470
Reginald Lee Contract Specialist
Headquarters CPARS Alternate Focal Point

Division of Acquisition Policy - Area Staff

Alaska  Gladys Wheeler Lead Contracting Officer 4141 Ambassador Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508 907-729-3625
Albuquerque  Dawn Sekayumptewa Chief of the Contracting Office 4101 Indian School Rd NE, Suite 225, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110 505-256-6758 505-256-6848
Bemidji  William (Bill) Fisher Chief of the Contracting Office 522 Minnesota Avenue, N.W., Bemidji, Minnesota 56601 218-444-0478 218-444-0484
Billings  Jerry Black Chief of the Contracting Office 2900 Fourth Avenue North - P.O. Box 36600, Billings, Montana 59107-6600 406-247-7068 406-247-7108
California  Wesley Simmons Chief of the Contracting Office 650 Capitol Mall, Suite 7-100, Sacramento, California 95814 916-930-3981 x202  916-930-3952
Great Plains  Craig Wells Chief of the Contracting Office Federal Building - 115 4th Avenue, SE, Aberdeen, South Dakota 57401
Nashville  Ralph Ketcher Chief of the Contracting Office 711 Stewart Ferry Pike, Nashville, Tennessee 37214-2410 615-467-1515 615-736-2525
Navajo  DeeAndra Salabye Chief of the Contracting Office (Acting) P.O. Box 9020, Window Rock, Arizona 86515
Oklahoma City Judy Perkins Chief of the Contracting Office 701 Market Drive, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73114
Phoenix  Verna Kuwanhoyioma Chief of the Contracting Office 2 Renaissance Square, 40 N Central Avenue, Suite 600, Phoenix, Arizona 85004-4424 602-364-5021 602-364-5030
Portland  Elida Monroe Chief of the Contracting Office 1414 NW Northrup Street, Suite 800, Portland, OR 97209 503-414-5628 503-326-7425
Tucson  Susan Protho Chief of the Contracting Office 7900 South J Stock Road, Tucson, Arizona 85746-9352 520-295-2462 520-295-2626
Division of Engineering Services (DES) Melissa Warmath Chief of the Contracting Office 1301 Young Street, Suite 1071, Dallas, Texas 75202 469-261-1151 213-767-5194