Award Winners 2017

Award Winners 2017


Albert H. Hall Memorial Award Winner

Bobbi L. Matthews, CPPO, CPPB

Distinguished Service Award Winner

Marcheta E. Gillespie, CPPO, CPPB, C.P.M., CPM

Anne Deatherage Meritorious Service Award

Maureen Wilson McIlvaine, CPPO, CPPB 

Manager of the Year Award Winner

Terry McKee, CPPO, CPPB, C.P.M.

Other Awards

Professional Manager of the Year

Terry McKee, CPPO, CPPB, C.P.M., Information Technology & Procurement Director, Knoxville's Community Development Corp., Knoxville, TN

Professional Buyer of the Year

Fatima Calkins, CPPO, CPPB, Senior Purchasing Agent, Greater Orlando Aviation Authority, Orlando, FL

Leadership Award

Renee Medlin, CPPO, MBA, Procurement Manager, City of Kansas City, Kansas City, MO

Young Professional Award

Amy C Flack, CPPO, CPPB, Purchasing Manager, Non-Capital Program, Hillsborough County Aviation Authority, Tampa, FL

Volunteer Award

Jeffrey E. Dansdill, CPPO,CPPB, Purchasing Agent, County of Hawaii, Hilo, HI

Integrity Award

Linda Phillips, CPPB, Director, Materials Management, Tulsa Public Schools, Tulsa, OK

Innovation Award

Broward County Florida Board of County Commissioners Purchasing Division

Procurement Track System

Ethics Video Award

Erika Lopez, Buyer, City of Hillsboro, OR

Top Awards

Albert H. Hall Memorial Award

Bobbi L. Matthews, CPPO, CPPB, Senior Manager, Administrative Services, Port of Portland, OR

Distinguished Service Award Winner

Marcheta E. Gillespie, CPPO, CPPB, C.P.M., CPM , Director of Procurement, City of Tucson, AZ

Anne Deatherage Meritorious Service Award

Maureen Wilson McIlvaine, CPPO, CPPB, Purchasing Director, County of Bucks, PA

Chapter Awards

Small Chapter Award

Idaho Public Purchasing Association

Medium Chapter Award

Columbia Chapter of NIGP

Large Chapter Award

Central Florida Chapter of NIGP

Extra Large Chapter Award

Oregon Public Purchasing Association

Chapter Excellence Award Winners

Excellence in Membership Recruitment, Retention and Engagement:  Arizona State Capitol Chapter

Excellence in Education and Professional Development:  Tampa Bay Area Chapter

Excellence in Advocacy for Members and the Profession:  Virginia Association of Governmental Purchasing, Inc.