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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 Director, Office of Management Services 301-443-4872
Kenneth Truesdale Acting Director, Division of Acquisition Policy
Contracting Officer
IHS Competition Advocate
IDIQ Ombudsman
Brendon Moran Contract Specialist
Lead - FAIR Act Inventory, Service Contract Inventory, FPDS-NG Annual Verification and Validation
National Agency Organization Program Coordinator (Purchase Card Program)
Christopher McGucken Contracting Officer 202-677-5373
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
Jonathan Ferguson Small Business Specialist, supporting IHS and NIH
HHS, Office of Small Disadvantaged Business Utilization
Julie Corbin Contract Specialist 301-365-2483
Natasha Royal Contract Specialist
Lead, Interagency Agreements/Memorandums of Understanding Coordinator; G-Invoicing Lead: MOAs, and Collaborative agreements.
Amber McQuerry Procurement Analyst 405-831-4186
Valerie Heart Broker Lead Contracting Officer 301-526-7344
Sheryl Egans Contract Specialist TBD
Ogo Nwankwo Contract Specialist TBD
Natalie Phillips Contract Specialst TBD

Division of Acquisition Policy - Area Staff

Alaska  Gladys Wheeler Lead Contracting Officer 4141 Ambassador Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508 907-729-3625
Albuquerque  Eric Wright Chief of the Contracting Office (Acting) 4101 Indian School Rd NE, Suite 225, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110 505-256-6752 505-256-6848
Bemidji  William (Bill) Fisher Chief of the Contracting Office 2225 Cooperative Ct. NW, Suite 200, Bemidji, Minnesota 56601 218-444-0478 218-444-0484
Billings  Kristen Smith Chief of the Contracting Office 2900 Fourth Avenue North - P.O. Box 36600, Billings, Montana 59107-6600 406-247-7068 406-247-7108
California  Ronda English Chief of the Contracting Office 650 Capitol Mall, Suite 7-100, Sacramento, California 95814 916-930-3981 x346 916-930-3952
Great Plains  Craig Wells Chief of the Contracting Office Federal Building - 115 4th Avenue, SE, Aberdeen, South Dakota 57401 605-226-7333
Nashville  Albert Rumph Chief of the Contracting Office 711 Stewart Ferry Pike, Nashville, Tennessee 37214-2410 615-467-1516
Navajo  DeeAndra Salabye Chief of the Contracting Office P.O. Box 9020, Window Rock, Arizona 86515 928-871-1317
Oklahoma City Sean Long Chief of the Contracting Office (Acting) 701 Market Drive, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73114 405-951-6023
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  Richard Dandasan Chief of the Contracting Office 1414 NW Northrup Street, Suite 800, Portland, OR 97209 503-414-5528
Tucson  Susan Protho Chief of the Contracting Office 7900 South J Stock Road, Tucson, Arizona 85746-9352 520-295-2462 520-295-2438
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