Purchasing PDC


Mission
: To promote and encourage professional expertise and growth in public purchasing by actively interchanging ideas and experiences.

The Purchasing PDC helps school business official understand and demonstrate the ability to:

  • Develop a system to manage and track inventories and distribution.
  • Develop a program for the acquisition, maintenance, repair, and disposal of equipment.
  • Develop a system for the financial analysis of life cycle costs and quality control.
  • Develop a system to track capital assets.

They focus on:

  • Current methods of procurement of supplies, equipment, and services needed to operate school entities. 
  • Specification writing, supply management, customer service, and legal and ethical issues
White

Chair

Diane White
diane.white@d300.org
T: (847) 551-8336

Illinois ASBO

Vice Chair

Ivy J. Fleming
flemingi@ccsd15.net
T: (847) 963-3019

Howard Metz

Vice Chair

Howard A. Metz
hmetz@robbins-schwartz.com
T: (312) 332-7760

Plath

Professional Development Coordinator

Lindsay Plath, CMP
lplath@iasbo.org
T: (815) 753-9350

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