The Universal Public Purchasing Certification Council (UPPCC) is an independent entity formed to govern and administer the Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB) and Certified Public Purchasing Officer (CPPO) certification programs. The CPPB and CPPO programs are highly regarded and respected among procurement professionals and employers involved in the public sector. To date, UPPCC has certified more than 10,000 professionals primarily within the United States and Canada as well as in other nations around the globe.

CPPB

Chris A. Adams, CPPB
Oakland Schools, Mich.

Alan L. Albrecht, CPPB
Central Arizona Project

Fidel M. Alvarez, CPPB
Jackson Health System, Fla.

Jerome D. Anderson, CPPB, CPA
City of Roswell, Ga.

Anna Marie I. Andrew, CPPB, C.P.M, A.P.P.
Oakland Schools, Mich.

Dale T. Bauer, CPPB
Johnson County, Kan.

Kristen M. Beach-Richardson, CPPB
Oregon Department of Administrative Service

Barry Becker, CPPB
Williamson County, Texas

Kasey A. Bickley, CPPB
Florida Department of Management Services

Kris Blake-Smith, CPPB, CPSM
Clark County School District, Nev.

Jessica J. Blow, CPPB
City of Richmond, Va.

Leba T.D. Brown, CPPB
Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC), Md.

Mary Anne Burke, CPPB
Port Authority of NY & NJ

Laurette M. Burks, CPPB
City of Lake City, Fla.

Susan L. Bus, CPPB
Village of Niles, Ill.

Laura Cardenas, CPPB
City of Rialto, Calif.

Gail L. Carter, CPPB
Oregon Department of Administrative Service

Sharon K. Christie, CPPB
City of Everett, Wash.

Minerva Corral, CPPB
Los Angeles County, Calif.

Rhonda S. Counts, CPPB
Yakima County, Wash.

Debby C. Cox, CPPB
City of Lake Worth, Fla.

Phillip R. Cumberland, CPPB
Mississippi State Board for Community and Junior Colleges

Lisa Cummins, CPPB
City of Rochester Hills, Mich.

Lori K. Cyr, CPPB
District of Saanich, British Columbia

Karin D.P. Czyruk, CPPB
Corporation of the City of Oshawa, Ontario

Renata M. Davidson, CPPB, C.P.P.
Ontario Energy Board

Dolly E. Del Rosario, CPPB
New York City Department of Small Business Services

Geraldine Doherty, CPPB, C.P.M.
Fairport CSD, N.Y.

Donna L. Drozdz, CPPB, C.P.P.
City of Hamilton, Ontario

Elizabeth Duffy-Rau, CPPB
Putnam County Purchasing, N.Y.

Anthony A. Durrum, CPPB, A.P.P.
City of Winter Park, Fla.

Ginny (Virginia) A. Duyn, CPPB
City of North Port, Fla.

Heidi A. Dziak, CPPB
Ann Arbor Transportation Authority, Mich.

Sandy G. Elliott, CPPB, MBA
City of Colorado Springs

Suzanne F. Fahmy, CPPB
Miami Dade School Board, Fla.

Jeffrey A. Fishman, CPPB
New York City Department of Correction

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

Jada J. Fletcher, CPPB
City of Baltimore Purchase Bureau, Md.

Patrick D. Fletcher, CPPB
City of Florence, S.C.

Daniel David Ford, CPPB
City of Frisco, Texas

Mary Ann Ford, CPPB
City of Champaign, Ill.

Christine M. Fruitman, CPPB
Arizona Department of Administration

David A. Gayle, CPPB, CHFS
Department for Community Based Services, Ky.

Chris M. Ginty, CPPB
Corporation of the City of London, Ontario

Amado Gonzalez, CPPB
Miami Dade County Department of Procurement Management, Fla.

Mary H. Goodwin, CPPB
Orleans Parish Criminal Sheriff's Office, La.

Ivone A. Gopaul, CPPB
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, District of Columbia

Janice A. Gorham, CPPB
City of Fort Pierce, Fla.

Retha Gregory, CPPB
Mississippi Department of Transportation

Kimberly Haney, CPPB
Rogue Community College, Ore.

LaDonna Haslem, CPPB
Utah Department of Transportation

Tamara Haye, CPPB
District of Columbia Office of Contracting and Procurement

Gwendolyn L. Heard, CPPB
Albany State University, Ga.

Lanaee Hearns, CPPB
School Board of Brevard County, Fla.

Melinda E. Henderson, CPPB
Miami Dade County Department of Procurement Management, Fla.

Leathia Denice Henshaw, CPPB
City of Portland, Ore.

Cindy M. Hermosilla, CPPB
Regional Municipality of Peel, Ontario

Keri L. Hinojos, CPPB
City of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.

Duane G. Hoff, CPPB
City of Grand Junction, Colo.

Felicia J. Holmes, CPPB, MBA
Osceola County, Fla.

Travis N. Holtan, CPPB
Jefferson County Public Schools, Colo.

Suzanne Houle, CPPB
City of Deltona, Fla.

Courtney A. Hunt, CPPB
City of Atlanta Bureau of Management, Ga.

Javier S. Iturralde, CPPB
Department of Financial Services, Fairfax County Public Schools, Va.

Turquoise M. James, CPPB
City of Tallahassee - Procurement Services, Fla.

Shawana M. Jennings, CPPB
City of Savannah, Ga.

Yolanda Jones, CPPB
Mississippi Department of Transportation

Thomas J. Kelly, CPPB, C.P.P.
Regional Municipality of Durham, Ontario

Linda M. Kennedy, CPPB
Secter, Conn.

Peter Kern, CPPB, MBA
District of Columbia Office of Contracting and Procurement

Jimmy M. Kinser, CPPB
City Utilities of Springfield, Mo.

Mark Kowalski, CPPB, MBA
City of Sarasota, Fla.

Ann M. Legere, CPPB
City of Dover, N.H.

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

Angel Marcos, CPPB
Corporation of the City of Brantford, Ontario

William Martin, CPPB
Colorado Department of Human Services

Sheryl C. Mattis, CPPB
Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC), Md.

Tina L. McBride, CPPB
City of Boise, Idaho

Anne McCoy, CPPB
Capital Region BOCES, N.Y.

Michael J. McGrath, CPPB
Clark County School District, Nev.

Joseph Scott McKinnery, CPPB
State of Illinois Procurement

Patti J. Malone, CPPB
Corporation of the Town of Markham, Ontario

Tamika Malone, CPPB
Clarendon County, S.C.

Jia Mei, CPPB
N.Y.

Amie S. Merren, CPPB
City of Grand Rapids, Mich.

Jessica Mettle, CPPB
Maryland Department of Transportation

Linda A. Miedema, CPPB
Norfolk County, Ontario

Marissa A. Montenegro, CPPB
County of Sonoma, Calif.

D'Ann Moore, CPPB, Sonoma
County Junior College District, Calif.

Eileen S. Morris, CPPB
City of Rockville, Md.

Candy A. Mott-Harris, CPPB
Maryland Environmental Services

Steven E. Murray, CPPB
Gwinnett County, Ga.

Annie D. Newton-Lawson, CPPB
Mohave County Department of Procurement, Ariz.

Vincent K. O'Brien, CPPB
Anne Arundel County Public Schools, Md.

Tracy Osborne, CPPB
Columbus Regional Airport Authority, Ohio

Margaret J. Oswald, CPPB
South Carolina Department of Transportation

Tony M. Palka, CPPB
Ohio Department of Transportation

Joan I. Palmer, CPPB
Township of Centre Wellington, Ontario

Amanda L. Phillips, CPPB
New York City Transit

Darvin M. Pierce, CPPB
Oregon Department of Administrative Service

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

Kristen Plantamura, CPPB
Eastern Suffolk BOCES, N.Y.

Melinda C. Pope, CPPB
City of Columbia Missouri, Mo.

Marcha K. Powell, CPPB
Roanoke County Purchasing, Va.

Christine H. Resch, CPPB
Ohio Department of Job and Family Services

Ruth E Rios, CPPB
State of Illinois Procurement

Robert Rodarte, CPPO, CPPB
City of Santa Fe, N.M.

Joshua L. Rogers, CPPB
Oregon Department of Administrative Service

Barbara Mary Romero, CPPB
New Mexico Firefighters Training Academy

Marta Fernandez Rubio, CPPB
City of Miami Beach, Fla.

Barbara J. Ryer, CPPB
Maryland Department of Transportation

Mary Sanchez, CPPB
City of Nashua, N.H.

Jose L. Sandoval, CPPB
County of San Diego, Calif.

Sandra Scamardi, CPPB
City of Chicago, Ill.

Thomas M. Schiener, CPPB, C.P.M.
Erie 1 Board of Cooperative Educational Services, N.Y.

Samantha L. Skinner, CPPB
County of Butte, Calif.

Christine L. Slay, CPPB
City of Sacramento, Calif.

Billie F. Smith, CPPB
City of Huntsville, Texas

Rebecca Lynn Spice, CPPB
Arkansas State University — Jonesboro

Kristine E. Stauffacher, CPPB
Department of Health Services, Wis.

Justin D. Stepp, CPPB
Mississippi Department of Transportation

Jennifer M. Stove, CPPB
City of Olathe, Kan.

Thomas K. Stratton, CPPB, MBA
Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training, Ky.

Anna Viet-Thao Ly, CPPB
County of Orange - Office of District Attorney, Calif.

Marcia L. Todd, CPPB
Idaho Department of Environmental Quality, Idaho

James W. Ulrich, CPPB
City of Eugene, Ore.

Ilyse S. Valdivia, CPPB
Broward County Board of County Commissioners, Fla.

Elena Varona, CPPB
City of Miami Gardens, Fla.

Mark J. Voiland, CPPB
Washington State Department of Transportation

Lynne Waite, CPPB
Multnomah County, Ore.

Robert L. Walla, CPPB
City of Lincoln, Neb.

Priscilla M. Wallace, CPPB, VCO
Virginia Department of Transportation, Manassa, Va.

Joyce Washington, CPPB
New York City Administration For Children's Services

David P. Weston, CPPB
Osceola County, Fla.

April D. Weimer, CPPB
University of Maryland at College Park

Linda E. Wheat, CPPB, CPCP
Hillsborough County Department of Procurement Services, Fla.

Timothy P. Wiard, CPPB
Kentucky Cabinet for Health & Family Services, Ky.

Sonja M. Williams, CPPB
Detroit Water & Sewerage Department, Mich.

Terri H. Williams, CPPB
Mohave County Department of Procurement, Ariz.

Leslie D. Wilson, CPPB
City of Springfield, Ore.

William J. Worlds, CPPB
City of Fort Walton Beach, Fla.

Jill L. York, CPPB
Loudoun County, Va.

CPPO

Enrique Acosta, CPPO, CPPB, C.P.M., A.P.P.
El Paso Electric Company, Texas

Ben Bagby, CPPO, J.D.
State of Illinois Procurement

Gian Basili, CPPO
St. Johns River Water Management District, Fla.

Shireen F. Boone, CPPO, CPPB
Arizona State Retirement System

Joan M. Cady, CPPO, CPPB, C.P.M., A.P.P.
City of Bellingham, Wash.

Delbert K. Carstens, CPPO, C.P.M., CPCP, CPIM, CIRM
County of San Diego, Calif.

Luis M. Cervantes, CPPO
Housing Authority of the City of El Paso, Texas

Dhiraj Chaudhary, CPPO, CPP, MBA
Region of Peel, Brampton, Ontario

Symrah O. Christopher, CPPO, CPPB
Atlanta Housing Authority, Ga.

Kim M. Clark, CPPO, CPPB
Town of Queen Creek, Ariz.

January M. Cook, CPPO, CPPB
Town of Flower Mound, Texas

Arthur “Dino” A. DeRostaing, CPPO, CPPB
Greater Orlando Aviation Authority, Fla.

Michele M. Dobbs, CPPO, CPPB
Florida Department of Military Affairs

Stuart A. Feldman, CPPO
City of Baltimore Purchase Bureau, Md.

Martin S. Fields, CPPO, CPPB, C.P.M., VCO
Virginia Department of Education

Phillip Ford, CPPO, CPPB
Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County, Fla.

William J. Gellman, CPPO, C.P.M.
City of Brea, Calif.

Kendra D. Goodman, CPPO, CPPB
District School Board of Pasco County, Fla.

Karen Hartley, CPPO, J.D., OPBC, OCAC
Oregon Department of Administrative Service

Pamela G. Hassan, CPPO, CPPB
Anderson School District 5, S.C.

Douglas L. Holt, CPPO, CPPB, C.P.M.
MBA, Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services

Patrick D. Huebsch, CPPO, CPPB
Rogue Community College, Ore

Rick S. Hughes, CPPO, CPA, JD
State of Illinois Procurement

Lindsay R. Jackson, CPPO, CPPB
Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

William Jernigan, CPPO
City of RialtoCalif.

Mina M. Kaeding, CPPO, CPPB
Hillsborough County Public Schools, Fla.

Theresa A. Kempa, CPPO, CPPB
City of Tarpon Springs, Fla.

Susan A. Leirstein, CPPO, CPPB
City of Troy, Mich.

Lisa Machicao, CPPO, J.D.
Kansas City School District, Mo.

Jennifer R. March-Wackers, CPPO
Capitol Region Council of Governments, Conn.

Joseph D. Mazza, CPPO
City of Baltimore Purchase Bureau, Md.

Jacqueline McDonald, CPPO, CPPB, MBA, MST
District of Columbia Child and Family Services Agency

Ruby Genell McMann, CPPO
School District of Palm Beach County, Fla.

Maureen McGovern, CPPO, MBA
Arizona Department of Administration

Sheila D. Mobley, CPPO
District of Columbia Courts

Andre B. Moran, CPPO, CPPB, C.P.M.
University of Oregon

Cathy E. L. Morgan, CPPO, CPPB
City of Tarpon Springs, Fla.

Matthew F. Myers, CPPO, CPPB
Knox County, Tenn.

Michael J. Nebesky, CPPO
Clemson University, S.C.

Diane C. Palmer, CPPO, CPPB
City of Plano, Texas

Christine L. Parnau, CPPO, CPPB
City of Baltimore Purchase Bureau, Md.

Carmina Perez-Fowler, CPPO
Maryland Department of Transportation

Reba Janine Petersen, CPPO, CPPB
School District of Pickens County, S.C.

Carol A. Poindexter, CPPO, C.P.M., A.P.P.
Clark County School District, Nev.

Alfredo Ponce, CPPO
Housing Authority of the City of El Paso, Texas

Ronald Wayne Putnam, CPPO
School District of Oconee County, S.C.

Vania Ramaekers, CPPO, CPPB
Travis County, Texas

Brenda H. Redus, CPPO, CPPB, J.D.
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA), Ga.

Karen D. Reddersen, CPPO, CPPB
City of Salisbury, Md.

Diane R. Reed, CPPO, CPPB
Seminole County, Fla.

Diane L. Seaton, CPPO, CPPB
City of Portland, Ore.

Claudia Simmons, CPPO
Escambia County, Board of County Commissioners, Fla.

John J. Smigielski, CPPO
City of Norfolk, Va.

Sherma L. Sobers, CPPO, CPPB
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA), Ga.

Carl S. Staggs, CPPO, C.P.M.
Clark County School District, Nev.

Tracy M. Sullivan, CPPO, MBA
State of Illinois Procurement

Daniel F. Sumner, CPPO, CPPB
Georgia Department of Corrections

Catherine D. Susman, CPPO, J.D.
University of Oregon

Norma J. Sutton, CPPO
State of Illinois Procurement

Ransom Terrell, CPPO
Clark County School District, Nev.

Curtis L. Thompson, CPPO
State of Illinois Procurement

Shirley Y. Tidwell, CPPO, CPPB
State of Georgia

John Paul Weber, CPPO, CPPB, C.P.M.
Colorado State Purchasing Office

Connie C. Welles, CPPO
Dona Ana County, N.M.

Sue A. Ziegler, CPPO, CPPB
City of Baltimore Purchase Bureau, Md.

The next CPPO and CPPB examinations are scheduled for May 3-8, 2010. Visit www.uppcc.org for more information about certification requirements and testing.