The Universal Public Purchasing Certification Council (UPPCC) announces that 207 individuals successfully completed the spring 2010 UPPCC certification examinations administered May 3-8, 2010. The Certified Public Purchasing Officer (CPPO) and Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB) credentials are recognized throughout the public procurement profession as demonstration of an individual's comprehensive knowledge of public procurement. Of the 207 newly certified individuals, 144 earned the CPPB certification and 63 earned the CPPO certification. This newest group of professionals brings the total number certified for CPPB and CPPO to 8,357 and 1,891 respectively. The next examinations for both CPPO and CPPB are scheduled for Oct. 18-30, 2010.

CPPO

Taylor V. Adams, CPPO
Mississippi State University, Miss.

Paul J. Airozo, CPPO
City of East Providence, R.I.

Loukisha Allen, CPPO, CPPB
Chesapeake Public Schools, Va.

Philip T. Ashworth, CPPO, J.D.
Owens Valley Career Development Center, Calif.

Manuel (Manny) Ben, CPPO
Colo.

Stephen J. Benjamin, CPPO, CPPB
City of Tampa, Fla.

Pedro J. Betancourt, CPPO, M.P.A., PMP
Miami Dade Aviation Department, Fla.

Vicki A. Boswell, CPPO
City of San Buenaventura, Calif.

Jean Bowman, CPPO
Hillsborough County Public Schools, Fla.

Carla Renee Byrd, CPPO, CPPB, MBA, J.D.
City of Macon, Ga.

Dennis T. Carney, CPPO
Columbus City Schools, Ohio

Betsy J. Cohen, CPPO, CPPB
Seminole County, Fla.

Dianne M. Collins, CPPO, CPPB, C.P.M.
City of Las Vegas, Nev.

William A. Davis, CPPO, CPPB
Maryland Department of General Services

Paul M. DeBarros, CPPO, CPP, PMP, MBA
Region of Peel, Ont.

Christopher P. Demeroukas, CPPO
Illinois Environmental Protection Agency

DeWight M. Dopslauf, CPPO, CPPB, C.P.M.
Harris County, Texas

Jessica Favor, CPPO, CPPB
Charleston County School District, S.C.

Mark A. Ferrelli, CPPO, CPPB
Nashville Electric Service, Tenn.

Mark Finch, CPPO, C.P.M.
CalOptima, Calif.

Joanne (Jody) M. Flescher, CPPO, CPPB
Connetquot Central School District, N.Y.

Shari G. Hamilton, CPPO, C.P.M.
Newark Housing Authority, N.J.

Damon C. Harris, CPPO, CPPB
Harris County, Texas

Renee V. Haskin, CPPO, MBA
City of Kansas City, Mo.

Margaret “Peggy” L. Hayes, CPPO, CPPB
City of Yuma, Ariz.

John L. Hornback, CPPO, VCO, VCA
Virginia Commonwealth University, Va.

Tina Iacoe, CPPO, CPPB
Corporation of the City of Brantford, Ont.

James H. Jackson, CPPO
South Carolina Department of Natural Resources

Robert Johnson, CPPO, C.P.M., CRIS, CDT, FCCM
Orlando Orange County Expressway Authority, Fla.

Patrice Marcia Johnson, CPPO, CPPB
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Theresa G. Jordan, CPPO, CPPB, C.P.M.
City of St. Petersburg, Fla.

Matt D. Jordan, CPPO, CTPM, CTP
Texas Department of Transportation

William J. Kirwin, CPPO, CPPB
Ohio Department of Public Safety

Barbara J. Layman, CPPO, CPPB, VCO
Virginia Housing Development Authority

Sally Long, CPPO, CPPB, FCCM
Lee County Port Authority, Fla.

Justina J. Mann, CPPO, PMP
City of Atlanta Department of Aviation, Ga.

Joel N. Manning, CPPO, CPPB
Mecklenburg County Public Library, N.C.

Philip J. McGaughey, CPPO,CPPB
Montgomery County Public Schools, Md.

Carol Taylor Miller, CPPO, CPPB
St. Johns River Water Management District, Fla.

Leslie B. Mitchell, CPPO, CPPB, CPA
Williamson County Government, Tenn.

Kevin Murphy, CPPO, CPPB
Del Mar College, Texas

Corey A. Murphy, CPPO, CPPB
Hillsborough County Public Schools, Fla.

Deena L. Nichols, CPPO
Parker County, Texas

Earl W. Paden, CPPO, CPSM
County of Santa Clara, Calif.

Stephen W. Patterson, CPPO
City of Norfolk, Va.

Drexal D. Paulk, CPPO, VCO, MBA
Richmond Behavioral Health Authority, Va.

Michael Alan Perrie, CPPO, CPPB
City of Portland, Ore.

William S. Pettway, CPPO, CPPB
Ohio Department of Mental Health - Office of Support Services

Travis W. Pierce, CPPO, CPPB, MBA
Winston Salem State University, N.C.

Ana Leticia Rivera, CPPO
City of El Paso, Texas

Paul C. Russell, CPPO, C.P.M.
King County, Wash.

Fran Shewan, CPPO, CPPB
Fla.

Adam L. Smith, CPPO, CPPB, MA, J.D.
City of Atlanta, Ga.

Andrea Parks Stahl, CPPO
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Dena R. Stern, CPPO
Broward County Board of County Commissioners, Fla.

Suzanne R. Swinson, CPPO, VCO
Virginia Department of General Services

David B. Taylor, CPPO
California State University of San Marcos

Ron Wachenheim, CPPO, CPPB
New York State Office of the Attorney General

Brenda Thielen Willard, CPPO, CPPB
State of Minnesota

Mike Wills, CPPO
Missouri State University

Kenneth D. Wood, CPPO
Texas Department of Transportation

Diane Wright, CPPO, CPPB
Metro Transit St. Louis, Mo.

Teena M. Ziegler, CPPO, CPPB
Apache Junction Unified School District, Ariz.

CPPB

Brett M. Adams-Case, CPPB
Laramie County School District #1, Wyo.

April I. Alexander, CPPB
Sound Transit, Wash.

Anthony F. Allen, CPPB
City of Tempe, Ariz.

Rene M. Almaraz, CPPB
San Diego Unified School District, Calif.

Lois J. Amick, CPPB
Lander University, S.C.

Octavia Andrew, CPPB, VCO
City of Richmond, Va.

Donna L. Ball, CPPB
Eastern Suffolk BOCES, N.Y.

David C. Bass, CPPB
Placer County Water Agency, Calif.

Donna D. Beasley, CPPB
County of Spotsylvania, Va.

Cheryl C. Binnall, CPPB
Palm Beach County, Fla.

Daniele Sue Blackburn, CPPB
Clark County School District, Nev.

Andrea K. Bolstad, CPPB
Metropolitan Airports Commission, Minn.

Mary A. Bray, CPPB, J.D.
Oregon State Lottery

Dewan H. Bristo, CPPB
New York State Office of General Services, N.Y.

Randi K. Brokvist, CPPB
City of Chicago, Ill.

Richard L. Brower, CPPB
Oakland County, Mich.

Gregory L. Brown, CPPB, VCO

Ruth E. Cain, CPPB
City of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.

Maria T. Campuzano, CPPB
State of Illinois Procurement

Willie M. Canidate, CPPB
City of Atlanta, Bureau of Management, Ga.

Jose A. Cardona, CPPB
Miami Dade County Department of Procurement Management, Fla.

Deborah A. Carey-Reed, CPPB
Manatee County, Fla.

Anthony J. Cariveau, CPPB
Broward County Board of County Commissioners, Fla.

Lynn W. Carmack, CPPB
Augusta State University, Ga.

Kyle B. Carter, CPPB
City of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Ufemia S. Castaneda, CPPB
Oregon Department of Administrative Service

Christopher D. Cheney, CPPB
Fairfax County Government, Va.

Patricia P. Chockley, CPPB
Roanoke County Purchasing, Va.

Lance E. Christie, CPPB
Manatee County Sheriffs Office, Fla.

Denis F. Chung, CPPB
Miami Dade County Department of Procurement Management, Fla.

Erica K. Coffey, CPPB
South Carolina Department of Revenue, S.C.

Denna M. Coleman, CPPB
Oregon Department of Administrative Service

Jeffrey S. Cooper, CPPB
Lake County, Fla.

Scott R. Daniel, CPPB
Wayne County Airport Authority, Mich.

Joan E. Daniels, CPPB
Oakland County, Mich.

Lori B. Davis, CPPB
Orange Unified School District, Calif.

Kathleen R. Davis, CPPB
Broward County Board of County Commissioners, Fla.

Luis Manuel Diaz, CPPB
North Texas Tollway Authority

Tanya L. Doss, CPPB
Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office, Fla.

Michal A. Durden, CPPB
Broward County Aviation Department, Fla.

J.B. Dy-Ragos, CPPB
Clark County School District, Nev.

Susan E. Egan, CPPB
Regional Municipality of York, Ont.

Randall R. Elswick, CPPB
City of Columbia, S.C.

Sharon E. Fischer, CPPB
Missouri Office of the Secretary of State

Don W. Fitzthum, CPPB
Sound Transit, Wash.

Mark S. Floyd, CPPB
San Diego Unified School District, Calif.

Mark Foss, CPPB
Fla.

Denise E. Fountain, CPPB
Fort Pierce Utilities Authority, Fla.

Guinne R. Gee, CPPB
Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community, Va.

Celeste C. Gibbons-Peoples, CPPB
City of Tampa, Fla.

Sherri A. Gibson, CPPB
Boulder Valley School District, Colo.

Carolyn C. Ginan, CPPB
Pinellas County Sheriff's Office, Fla.

Keely M. Golden, CPPB
City of Kansas City, Mo.

Beth A. Goldsmith, CPPB
Miami Dade County Department of Procurement Management, Fla.

Traci L. Gorman, CPPB
Arapahoe County, Colo.

Diane W. Graham, CPPB
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, Md.

Maureen Grandon, CPPB, A.P.P.
Ohio Department of Public Safety

Juliet R. Hale, CPPB
Anne Arundel County Public Schools, Md.

David Clay Harder, CPPB
Potter County, Texas

Richard Dale Harford, CPPB
Georgia Technology Authority

Leslie J. Harper, CPPB, CRA
Collin County, Texas

Danny R. Hawk, CPPB
City of Norfolk, Va.

Sandra S. Hayes, CPPB
Loudoun County Fire-Rescue, Va.

Mark L. Hernandez, CPPB, FCCN
Florida Department of Management Services

LaVeta S. Hilton, CPPB
District of Columbia Public Schools

Kathleen A. Hoppe, CPPB
CalOptima, Calif.

Margaret M. Howard, CPPB
City of Round Rock, Texas

Janique A. Hudson, CPPB
Montgomery County Government, Md.

Edward C. Hyatt, CPPB
City of El Paso, Texas

Roderick S. Jefferson, CPPB, C.P.M.
Santa Clara Valley Water District, Calif.

Teresa T. Johnson, CPPB
City of Kalamazoo, Mich.

Pam Johnson, CPPB
Oregon Department of Administrative Service

Kenya R. Jones, CPPB
Citizens Property Insurance, Fla.

Angie F. Jordan, CPPB
Darlington County School District, S.C.

Veronica A. Kammler, CPPB
Clark County, Nev.

Stuart A. Keeler, CPPB, CLGPO
Alamance County Purchasing Department, N.C.

Kelley Kelley, CPPB
Arkansas Office of State Procurement

Deborah Knutson, CPPB
City of Round Rock, Texas

Robert J. Kobza, CPPB
Ada County, Idaho

Viola Laird, CPPB
Fairfax County Government, Va.

Ninfa Landeros, CPPB
County of Los Angeles, Calif.

Susanna Hudson Lea, CPPB
Tarrant County, Texas

Susan E. Lester, CPPB
City of Everett, Motor Vehicles, Wash.

Joan B. Lipton, CPPB
New York City Fire Department, N.Y.

Rebecca D. McCurdy, CPPB
City of Madera, Calif.

William D. McNichols, CPPB
School Board of Brevard County, Fla.

Angela P. Melton, CPPB
Hanover County Public Schools, Va.

Juliet L. Misconi, CPPB
Brevard County BOCC Purchasing Services, Fla.

Gina L. Mobley, CPPB
Fairfax County Public Schools, Va.

Debra L. Moler, CPPB
Potter County, Texas

Veronica G. Morrisey, CPPB
District of Columbia Department of Mental Health

Michael B. Myers, CPPB
Carroll County, Md.

Thomas R. Nacos, CPPB, CDT
Clark County School District, Nev.

Brent I. Nielsen, CPPB
Government of Alberta Procurement Services

Thomas G. O'Brien, CPPB
Cook County Purchasing Department, Ill.

Shelly Parker, CPPB
University of West Georgia

Kyle J. Parry, CPPB
City of Baltimore Purchase Bureau, Md.

Cindy R. Patton, CPPB
St. Charles County Ambulance District, Mo.

William S. Pettway, CPPO, CPPB
Ohio Department of Mental Health - Office of Support Services

David A. Phenix, CPPB
South Carolina Education Lottery

Carol R. Pinkerton, CPPB
State of Illinois Procurement

Valerie Player-Kaufman, CPPB
City of Houston Administration & Regulatory Affairs, Texas

Ryan G. Prest, CPPB, MBA
CalOptima, Calif.

William J. Quigley, CPPB
Fairfax County Government, Va.

Sallie A. Rader, CPPB
Glendale Elementary School Distict # 40, Ariz.

Simone Y. Richardson, CPPB
District of Columbia Office of Contracting and Procurement

Kim J. Rivas, CPPB
Parker County, Texas

Marc C. Robles, CPPB
City of Sacramento, Calif.

Miguel Romero, CPPB
Maricopa County, Ariz.

Miles Owen Rosner, CPPB
Va.

Nada Rusic, CPPB, CPP
Alberta Health Services

David L. Schauer, CPPB
Manassas City Public Schools, Va.

Janice R. Schlitters, CPPB
Huron Clinton Metroparks, Mich.

Merton Henry Schulze, CPPB
Anne Arundel County Public Schools, Md.

Laura L. Sharp, CPPB
Sound Transit, Wash.

Lolisa S. Simms, CPPB
District of Columbia Office of Contracting and Procurement

Anet Simonian, CPPB
County of Los Angeles, Calif.

Jessica N. Smith, CPPB
Manatee County, Fla.

Esmeralda Soto, CPPB
City of Chicago, Ill.

Kevin C. Startt, CPPB
Tucson Unified School District, Ariz.

John R. Stephens, CPPB, CPO
Oklahoma County, Okla.

Don L. Stewart, CPPB
Oregon Secretary of State

Elaine D. Szoczei-Brehm, CPPB
Livingston County, N.Y.

Krystal-Lee Tabangcura, CPPB
Multnomah County School Dist.#1, Ore.

Mary M. (Susie) Teel, CPPB
West Virginia Department of Health & Human Resources

Linda A. Thomas, CPPB
Sound Transit, Wash.

James W. Tonn, CPPB
Town of Richmond Hill, Ont.

John C. Torrenga, CPPB
Broward County Board of County Commissioners, Fla.

Edward John Tucker, CPPB
Oakland County, Mich.

Marsha Lea Turnipseed, CPPB
Maryland Transit Administration

Charles Vaughn, CPPB
GLEAMNS Human Resource Commission, S.C.

Donna Viskoe, CPPB
St. Louis County, Minn.

Roberta Wagner, CPPB
West Virginia Department of Administration

Christopher P. Walker, CPPB
Florida Department of Management Services, Fla.

Karen (Songbo) Wang, CPPB
City of Kansas City, Mo.

Keith E. Watts, CPPB
City of Meridian, Idaho

Pamela E. Wilsky, CPPB
Volusia County, Fla.

Joyce S. Wilson, CPPB
Clarendon County, S.C.

Tony M. Wojciakowski, CPPB
City of Grand Rapids, Mich.

Erin C. Wolfe, CPPB
Kennesaw State University, Ga.

Donald D. Wolfe, CPPB
Snohomish County, Wash.

Kelly L. Wooden, CPPB
St. Vrain Valley School District, Colo.

Angela A. Wu, CPPB
County of Los Angeles, Calif.

Christine W. Yates, PPB, C.P.M.
Orange County Sanitation District, Calif.

Maryam N. Zahory, CPPB
Arlington County, Va.