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Office of State Procurement (OSP) Contact Information

Office of State Procurement
1201 N. Third Street, Suite 2-160
Post Office Box 94095
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9095
Tel: 225.342.8010 - Fax: 225.342.9756

Receptionist -  Jzsamanek Harold, Administrative Coordinator                        
Help Desk Email Addresses:
OSP Purchasing - DOA-OSPHELPDESK@LA.GOV
225.342.8010
OSP Professional Contracts - DOA-PCHELPDESK@LA.GOV
225.342.8010
Vendor Inquiries - VENDR_INQ@LA.GOV
225.342.8010

Paula Tregre, MBA
State Procurement Interim Director
        Kara Allan,
      Executive Staff Officer
Kara.Allan@la.gov
      Caroline Eidson
      Administrative Coordinator
Caroline.Eidson@la.gov
Tom Ketterer, CPPB, Deputy Director
Agency Relations, Training & Compliance
     Jzsamanek Harold, Administrative Coordinator
     Receptionist                        
Jzsamanek.Harold@la.gov
     Jola Cephus, Administrative Assistant Jola.Cephus@la.gov
Felicia Sonnier, CPPB, Assistant Director
IT & Complex Services & Cooperative Contracts
Karen Loftin, Esq., Assistant Director
Vendor Relations & Legal Liaison
Pamela Rice, Esq., Assistant Director 
Professional Services & Request for Proposals (RFPs)
PROFESSIONAL CONTRACTS TEAM:
Manager:  Pam Parker, CPPB - Pam.Parker@La.gov
              
Team Leads:  
Cheri Crain, State Contracts/Grants Officer - Cheri.Crain@la.gov
Dorothy LeDoux, State Procurement Officer - Dorothy.LeDoux@la.gov
Administrative Support:
     Jola Cephus, Administrative Assistant - Jola.Cephus@la.gov
Team Staff 
Brad Van Oss, State Procurement Officer - Brad.VanOss@la.gov
Medical Vendor Administration, Office of Public Health, Office of Revenue, State Civil Service, Municipal Fire and Police Civil Service, Ethics Administration, State Police Commission, Patient’s Compensation Fund.
Deborah "Debbie" Grand, State Procurement Officer - Deborah.Grand@la.gov
Governor’s Office (Executive Office), Office of the Inspector General, Mental Health Advocacy Service, Louisiana Tax Commission, Division of Administration, Board of Tax Appeals, Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement, Louisiana State Racing Commission, Office of Financial Intuitions, Department of Corrections, LWC Office of Workforce Development, Prison Enterprises, DOA – Debt Service and Maintenance, Office of Aircraft Services, Office of Telecommunications Management, Office of Technology Services.
Jamie Mabile,RFP State Procurement Officer - Jamie.Mabile@la.gov
Kim Mulder, State Contracts/Grants Officer - Kim.Mulder@la.gov
Coastal Protection and Restoration, Lieutenant Governor, Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism, DOTD Administration, Department of Natural Resources, Department of Environmental Quality, Wild Life and Fisheries.
Krista Ellis, State Contracts/Grants Officer - Krista.Ellis@la.gov
Facility Planning and Control, Louisiana State University, University of New Orleans, Southern University, University of Louisiana System, Nicholls State University, Grambling State University, LaTech University, McNeese State University, UL System, Northwestern State University, Southeastern Louisiana University, Community and Technical Collages, Office of Student Financial Assistance, Board of Regents, La.Universities Marine Consortium, La. Health Care Services Division, Office of Group Benefits.
              
Larry Pitcher, State Procurement Officer - Larry.Pitcher@la.gov
Department of Military Affairs, Louisiana Public Defender Board, Secretary of State, Office of the Attorney General,
State Treasurer, DCFS Family Support, DSS Office for Children and Family Services
Miranda Babin, State Procurement Officer - Miranda.Babin@la.gov
Nancy Messina, State Procurement Officer - Nancy.Messina@la.gov
Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, Office of Elderly Affairs, Office of Juvenile Justice, Office of Management and Finance, Office of State Police, Office of Motor Vehicles, Office of State Fire Marshall, Louisiana Gaming Control Board, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Commission, Louisiana Highway Safety Commission, Donald J. Thibodeaux Training Academy, Office of Risk Management.
William Hickman, State Contracts/Grants Officer - William.Hickman@la.gov
PURCHASING TEAM 1
Manager:  Deborah "Debbie" Rock, CPPB - Deborah.Rock@la.gov
Team Lead:Lillie Christopher - Lillie.Christopher@la.gov
Team Staff: 
Administrative Support:
    Rhonda Davis, Administrative Coordinator - Rhonda.Davis@la.gov
Austin Bachman, State Purchasing Officer - Austin.Bachman@la.gov
Vehicles, Automotive & CNG, Light and Medium and Heavy Trucks, Police, Passenger and Cargo Vans, Voting Machines; Ambulances, Motorcycles, School Buses, Medium and Heavy Duty Cab and Chassis Trucks, Transportation Services, Aircrafts, Ambulance Services; FTA Handicap Modified Vans and Buses, Repairs and Supplies; State Fleet Fuel Card; Repair Maintenance; Bulk Fuel; Construction under $50,000.
Connie Spann, State Purchasing Officer - Connie.Spann@la.gov
Clothing, Apparel, Uniforms, Footwear, Rainwear and Accessories; Textiles, Fibers, Linens and Piece Goods, Sewing Room and Textile Machinery, Notions and Supplies; Court Reporting Equipment, Signs, Sign Materials, Sign Making Equipment and Supplies; 3M Brand Name License Plate Sheeting; Insurance, Communication/Newspaper Media Service, Public Information Services, Copyrighted Materials (Westlaw), Advertising (Notice of Bid Solicitation); Advertising Agency Service, Media Placement and Fulfillment; Conferences; Paint, Spray Paint.
David Pratt, State Contracts/Grants Officer - David.Pratt@la.gov
Fabricated and Prefabricated Buildings and Structures, Elevators and Escalators-installation only (excluding Maintenance and Service). Fencing, Steam and Hot Water Fittings Accessories and Supplies, Steam and Hot Water Boilers, Steam Heating, Power Plan Equipment and Supplies. Water Supply and Sewage Treatment Equipment and Supplies-Installation only. Building Construction Services. Electrical Utilities. Major Repairs and Renovations and Related Services, Energy Collecting Equipment (Solar and Wind); Ventilating Equipment and Accessories.
Jeremy Meiske, State Contracts/Grants Officer - Jeremy.Meiske@la.gov
Oils and Greases, Lawn Care/Golf and Turf Equipment, Golf Carts and Utility Vehicles, Ready-Mix Concrete, Light Towers Rental, All-Terrain Vehicles (ATV), Road and Highway Building Materials, Forklifts, Hand Tools (Powered and Non-Powered); Lumber and Related Products; Acoustical Tile, Builder’s Supplies, Roofing Equipment and Supplies; Parking services; Operation, Admission and Supervision; Lawn/Garden Maintenance Equipment; Agricultural Equipment, Parts & Accessories, Tilling Equipment; Oil/Well Drilling; Prison Enterprises Products Sales Contract, Welding Equipment and Supplies, Industrial Gases, Tarpaulins, DOTD Buybacks.
 
Joshua "Josh" Marcellino, State Purchasing Officer - Joshua.Marcellino@la.gov
Police and Prison Equipment and Supplies; Ammunition, Body Armor, Metal Detectors, etc., Fire Protection Equipment and Supplies, Security Access Systems & Supplies; Emergency Warning System Services, Janitorial and Custodial Services, EDS, Pest Control (including Termite Inspection), Air Conditioners and Filters, Irrigation Repair Services, Safety and Water Rescue Water Craft, Military Watercraft, Canoes/Kayaks, Herbicide Spraying by Airboat Charter; Auctioneering Services; Auto Glass, Automotive Glass and Building Glass Trim, GPS Equipment, Auto, Marine and Alkaline Batteries, Water Testing Analysis, Chicken Processing Equipment.
 
Lelia Achee, State Purchasing Officer - Lelia.Achee@la.gov
Furniture-Office, Health Care and Hospital Facility, Laboratory, Cafeteria, Chapel, Dormitory, Household, Library, Lounge, Classroom, Courtroom; Library Mobile and Stationary Shelving; Lockers; Files-Vertical, Lateral, Fireproof, Mobile Systems, Rotary Systems, Carousel Filing Systems, Library and Archival Equipment, Paper Shredders, Mattresses & Bed Springs, Picture Framing Services, Theatrical Equipment and Supplies, Venetian Blinds, Awnings and Shades, Barber and Beauty Shop Equipment and Supplies; Folding Tables, Rotary File Systems.
Lillie Christopher, State Purchasing Officer - Lillie.Christopher@la.gov
Elevators and Elevator Maintenance, Wastes and Emergency Contracts of Portable Storage Containers, Portable Air Conditioner Units and Emergency Guard Services for DPS.
Rufus Nwogu, State Purchasing Officer - Rufus.Nwogu@la.gov
Hygiene Kits Adults and Babies, Personal Care Items, A/C and PTAC Units and Repair; Rental or Lease of Air Conditioning, Heating, Heating System Repair and Maintenance, Condensing Units, Refrigerant Compressors, Humidity Control, Fans, Airboat Charter, Helicopter Rental, Scaffolds, Chains, Wire, Catering Services, Concierge Services, Costume Rental, Laundering Services, Guard Dog Rental, Raw Materials, Armored Car Services; Guard Services, Teller Machines, Award Medals, Trophies, Plaques, Commercial Fishing, Hunting Equipment and Supplies, Aerial Photography Services, Equipment Maintenance Contract; Ice Machines, Rubber Goods, Packaging Supplies, Mailing Machines, Equipment and Services, Stamp Machines & Equipment, Camping and Outdoor Supplies, Arts and Crafts, Musical Instruments, Household Appliances, Hazardous Material Waste Disposal, Transport Services, Commercial Appliances, i.e., Vending Machines, Snack Machines, etc,; Fitness Equipment Sports Equipment; Lease and Rental of Boat Slips/Storage, Office Supplies, Carpet, Floor Machines, Emergency Contracts of Portable Storage Containers, Portable Air Conditioner Units, Farm Tires, Tires, Automotive Parts, Louisiana’s Small Business Entrepreneurship (Hudson and Veteran Initiative) Programs.
Thomas "Tommy" Politz, CPPB, State Purchasing Officer - Tommy.Politz@la.gov 
Industrial and Manufacturing Supplies, Sheet Piling, Barrels, Drums, Kegs and Containers, Bearings (except Wheel Bearings and Seals); Belts and Belting Material and Accessories; Electrical Equipment and Supplies; Wire, Cable and Supplies, Fastening; Packaging Strapping, Tying Equipment and Supplies; Industrial Commercial Garden Hoses, Accessories and Supplies, Outboard Motors, Spraying Equipment (except Household, Nursery and Paint) and Supplies; Generators, Material Handling and Storage Equipment and Supplies; Lights and Ballasts; Pumping Equipment and Supplies; Oil and Drilling Equipment, Industrial Equipment, Parts and Accessories, Road and Highway Equipment Accessories and Parts.
PURCHASING TEAM 2:
Manager: Roxane Williams, CPPB - Roxane.Williams@la.gov
MCCAP; Emergency Waste, Emergency Gases.
Team Leads:
Amy Gotreaux - Amy.Gotreaux@la.gov
Printing and Related Services; Continuous Forms including Snap-outs, Continuous mailers, Tickets, Coupons, Sales Books. Plain and Printed Envelopes, Printing Plant Equipment and Supplies, Printing Plant Bindery Equipment, Book Binding and Repairing. Decals and Stamps. Library Books and Materials, Library Audiovisuals, Paper (Office and Print Shop), Election Ballots, Voter ID, Highway Maps, Thermal Labels.
Sarah Rhody - Sarah.Rhody@la.gov
Pharmaceutical Services, First Aid, Safety Equipment and Supplies, Controlling Indicating, Measuring and Recording Instruments and Supplies, Testing Apparatus and Instruments and Supplies (not for Electrical or Electronic Measurements). Laboratory Equipment and Supplies, Engineering, Surveying Equipment, Drawing Instruments and Supplies, Mobility, Speech Impaired and Restraint items; Hearing Aid Equipment, Hospital Laboratory and Testing Equipment; Maintenance Reconditioning and Repair Services, Rental or Lease of Engineering; Hospital Laboratory; Precision Instruments, Refrigeration, Scales and Testing Equipment, Consortia GPO Medical; Surgical Laboratory Supplies Contract, Medical Oxygen Cylinders and Lab Gases, Infectious Waste Disposal, Condoms, Drug Testing and Kits, Referral Lab Testing.
Team Staff: 
Administrative Support:
     Paulett Hood, Administrative Coordinator - Paulett.Hood@la.gov
 
Bill Rogers, State Purchasing Officer - Bill.Rogers@la.gov
Water and Wastewater Treatment Chemicals; Controlling Indicating, Measuring and Recording Instruments and Supplies, Testing Apparatus and Instruments and Supplies (not for Electrical or Electronic Measurements). Laboratory Equipment and Supplies, Engineering, Surveying Equipment, Drawing Instruments and Supplies; Hospital Laboratory and Testing Equipment; Rental or Lease of Engineering; Hospital Laboratory; Precision Instruments, Refrigeration, Scales and Testing Equipment, Emergency Waste, Emergency Gases.
Blake Latiolais, State Purchasing Officer - Blake.Latiolais@la.gov
Elevators and Elevator Maintenance and Emergency Guard Services for DPS, Aggregates (Limestone, Gravel, Rip-Rap etc.), Waste Disposal.
Claire Shaheen, State Purchasing Officer - Claire.Shaheen@la.gov
Technology Statewide Standards Contracts, Optical Scanning Services, Internet Subscription Services, Online Services, Inventory Systems-Asset Works; FM Radio Based Emergency Alert, Photographic Supplies, Two-way Radios, Photo ID Equipment, Surveillance Equipment, Video Equipment.
Daryl Moore, State Purchasing Officer - Daryl.Moore@la.gov
Janitorial Chemicals & Supplies; Laundry Bleach and Dry Cleaning Compounds, Commercial Chemicals and Solvents (in bulk). Detergents and Cleaning Compositions, Insecticides/Herbicides/Fungicides, Commercial Chemicals and Solvents; Laundry & Dry Cleaning Equipment and Supplies; Detergents, Disinfectants Phenolic, Iodophor and Quaternary Type; Germicides; Fertilizers and Soil Conditioners, Seeds, Sod & Seed Germination Service, Nursery Stock Grounds Maintenance, Mowing, Edging, Plant Trimming, Vegetable Seeds and Seedlings, Interior Plant Landscaping, Landscaping including Fertilizing, Planting, etc. Weed and Vegetation Control, Tree Trimming and Pruning Services; Animals, Birds & Marine Life, Vitamins & Supplements for Animals, Veterinary Equipment & Supplies.
Gina Purpera, State Purchasing Officer - Gina.Purpera@la.gov
Cured, Fresh and Frozen Meats, Fresh and Frozen Poultry and Seafood; Perishable Foods (Fresh Eggs, Fresh Fruits, Fresh Vegetables, Fresh Salad Mix); Statewide Contracts for Miscellaneous Grocery Items (Gravy, Soup and soup Bases, Condiments, Dressings, Sauces, Pickles, Relishes, Seasonings, Spices, Herbs, Snacks Desserts, etc.). Milk and Dairy, Bread, Rolls, Buns, Statewide Contracts for Ready-to-Eat Cereals and Uncooked Cereals, Statewide Contracts for Canned Goods (Fruits, Vegetables, Canned Meats and Meat Products), Staple Grocery Foods, Chips and Snacks, Ready Made Sandwiches; Toilet Tissue and Paper Towels, Disposable Paper and Plastic Products; Kitchen Supplies, Linens; Trash Bags, Wiping Rags, Prison Enterprises Food and Meat Contract, Ice, Pediatric Nutrition, Umbrella Bags, Janitorial Supplies and Tools (brushes, mops, etc.).
Ingrid Fields, State Purchasing Officer - Ingrid.Fields@la.gov
MMCAP, Pharmaceutical Services, First Aid, Safety Equipment and Supplies, Mobility, Speech Impaired and Restraint items; Hearing Aid Equipment; Surgical Laboratory Supplies Contract, Medical Oxygen Cylinders and Lab Gases, Infectious Waste Disposal, Condoms, Drug Testing and Kits, Referral Lab Testing, Louisiana’s Small Business Entrepreneurship (Hudson and Veteran Initiative) Programs.
Jeannie Prejean, CPPB, State Purchasing Officer - Jeannie.Prejean@la.gov
Printing and Related Services; Continuous Forms including Snap-outs, Continuous mailers, Tickets, Coupons, Sales Books. Plain and Printed Envelopes, Printing Plant Equipment and Supplies, Printing Plant Bindery Equipment, Book Binding and Repairing. Decals and Stamps. Library Books and Materials, Library Audiovisuals, Paper (Office and Print Shop), Election Ballots, Voter ID, Highway Maps, Thermal Labels.
Kim Adams, State Purchasing Officer - Kim.Adams@la.gov
Brand Name Microcomputers and Peripherals Contracts, Modems, Monitors; Printers, Routers, Scanners and Magnetic Media and Accessories; Still and Specialized Cameras, Multi Media or Audio/Visual Equipment and Accessories, Television Equipment and Supplies, Visual Education Equipment and Supplies. Lease of Workstations and Laptops, Digital Court Reporting Equipment, Access Cards.
LaToya Johnson, MBA, State Contracts/Grants Officer - LaToya.Johnson@la.gov
Copy Machines, Facsimile Transceivers, Nurse Call Systems, Mobile and Base Station, Facsimile (Fax) Services; Fire Trucks, Lightbars and Sirens, Electronic Monitoring (OJJ); Temporary Personnel Services (Westaff).
Tina Hebert, State Purchasing Officer - Tina.Hebert@la.gov 
Technology Statewide Standards Contracts, Computer Software, Data Processing Services; Notification Services, Emergency Evacuation Shelter Contracts.
Quinn Eubanks,State Purchasing Officer - Quinn.Eubanks@la.gov 
BN Networking Contracts and Data Communications Products and Services, Emergency Services Notification, Networking Services, Preferred Telephone Systems, AT&T Mobility, Cellco Partnership, Sprint Wireless, Offender Telephones, Discount Cell BN, Polycom Video Conferencing Equipment. Telephones, Telecommunications, Broadcasting, Microwave, Transmitting Tower Equipment and Supplies, Answering and Paging Services; Communication Wiring and Cable; Television and Electronic Testing, Measuring, Analyzing Equipment and Supplies, Cellular and Radio Communication Equipment and Supplies, Ethernet Services, IB Communications, Networking and Networking Equipment. FM Radio Based alerts, Video Conferencing Services; Small Packaging Delivery Services (FedEx, UPS, etc.); Courier Service; AT&T BN Wireless Devices and Services, Verizon BN Wireless Devices and Services, Sprint BN Wireless Devices and Services, Juniper Data Communications Equipment, Hewlett Packard Data Communications Equipment, Extreme Data Communications Equipment and Services, Brocade Data Communications Equipment and Services.
 
COMPLEX SERVICES/RFPs
Manager:  Allen Schulenberg, CPPB, MPA - Allen.Schulenberg@la.gov
Team Leads: 
Elizabeth Kunjappy, State Purchasing Officer - Elizabeth.Kunjappy@la.gov 
Janelle Brown, State Purchasing Officer - Janelle.Brown@la.gov
Election Equipment. Technology Statewide Standards Contracts. Computer Hardware and Peripherals for Microcomputers. Mini and Mainframe Computers; Computer Software, RFP’s for Information Technology Procurements; Data Processing Services; Call services, Point of Sale and Credit Card Processing; Data Collection and Claims Centers; Notification Services, Emergency Evacuation Shelter Contracts, Toll Collection Equipment & Services, Optical Scanning Services.
Sue Ellen Hopper, State Contracts/Grants Officer - SueEllen.Hopper@la.gov - TBA
Toni Gordon, State Purchasing Officer - Toni.Gordon@la.gov - TBA
Team Staff
Administrative Support:
     Lynda Knippers, Administrative Coordinator
- Linda.Knippers@la.gov
Bess Guidry, State Purchasing Officer - Bess.Guidry2@la.gov
Copy Machines, Facsimile Transceivers, Nurse Call Systems, Mobile and Base Station, Facsimile (Fax) Services; Electronic Monitoring (OJJ).
Brady Barr, State Purchasing Officer - Brady.Barr@la.gov - TBA
Kia Price, State Purchasing Officer - Kia.Price@la.gov - TBA
Leslie Garcia, State Purchasing Offiicer - Leslie.Garcia@la.gov- TBA
Marguerite Taylor, State Contracts/Grants Officer - Marguerite.Taylor@la.gov - TBA
Mark Cavalier, State Purchasing Officer - Mark.Cavalier@la.gov - TBA
Monica Clark, State Contracts/Grants Officer - Monica.Clark@la.gov - TBA
Susan Holcomb, State Purchasing Officer - Susan.Holcomb@la.gov - TBA
NON-CONTRACT TEAM:
Manager:  Lynn Godwin - Lynn.Goodwin@la.gov
Team Leads: 
Amy Vincent, State Purchasing Officer - Amy.Vincent@la.gov
Reginald "Reggie" Dumas, State Purchasing Officer - Reginald.Dumas@la.gov
Team Staff:
Administrative Support: 
     Lisa Jackson, Administrative Coordinator - Lisa.Jackson@la.gov
Clarett Blount, State Purchasing Officer -Clarett.Blount@la.gov
Courtney Harris, State Contracts/Grants Officer - Courtney.Harris@la.gov
James Taylor, Management Intern - James.Taylor@la.gov
Kathleen Doring, State Purchasing Officer - Kathleen.Doring@la.gov
Linda Roquemore, State Purchasing Officer - Linda.Roquemore2@La.gov
Matthew Ray, State Purchasing Officer - Matthew.Ray@la.gov
Nyoki Elzy, State Purchasing Officer - Nyoki.Elzy@la.gov
Shawn Hoover, State Purchasing Officer - Shawn.Hoover@la.gov
Shera Underwood, State Contracts/Grants Officer - Shera.Underwood@la.gov
Thelma Beeson, State Purchasing Officer - Thelma.Beeson@la.gov
Vicky Hebert, State Purchasing Officer - Vicky.Hebert@la.gov
ANALYTICS:
Jonathan Walker, MBA, Assistant Director, Management and Finance - Jonathan.Walker@la.gov
Team Staff:
Administrative Support:
     Teresa Kirk
, Admin. Prg. Specialist -
Teresa.Kirk2@la.gov
Garret Debate, CPA
Business Analytics Specialist -
Garret.Debate@la.gov
Gina Purpera
Business Analytics Specialist - Gina.Purpera@la.gov
Carmen Valliere, MBA
Business Analytics Specialist - Carmen.Valliere2@la.gov

Vendor Enrollment, Updates/Changes, LaPAC, Public Bid Reading, Bid Tabulations, Records and Files, Archives, Reproduction and Mail Room

 
     Support:
  Phone: 225.342.8010 - Email:  Vendr_Inq@la.gov