06-14-2016 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #6


Title
Recognize the Office of Purchasing & Warehouse Services for Receiving the Award for Excellence in Public Procurement for 2016

Discussion

The Florida Association of Public Procurement Officials (FAPPO) Award of Excellence recognizes agencies that meet or exceed benchmarks and best practices in the Procurement Profession, and has achieved a high score on a rating of standardized criteria.  The program was designed to measure innovation, professionalism, e-procurement, productivity, and leadership attributes of the procurement function.

The School Board of Brevard County, Florida Office of Purchasing and Warehouse Services has earned the Award of Excellence in Public Procurement for 2016.  The District is one of only thirteen (13) agencies to receive the Award.

On May 24, 2016, a trophy was awarded to the District, and received by Ed Parker, Director of Purchasing and Warehouse Services.  This is the fourth year the School Board has received this distinguished award.



Recommendation
Recognize the Office of Purchasing & Warehouse Services for receiving the Florida Association of Public Procurement Officials Award of Excellence in Public Procurement for 2016.

Meeting Date(s)
Resolution / Presentation - 6/14/2016

Authority for Action
Board Policy #6320, Florida Statute # 287.057, Florida Administrative Code 6A-1.012

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

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Contact
Pennie L. Zuercher, Chief Financial Officer, ext. 600