Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - December 12, 2017
REVISED December 12, 2017 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #4

Introduction of Theresa Webb - Procurement Official


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Jan Brewer, Director, Financial Management Department

Action Requested

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Background Discussion

We are pleased to introduce to the Board, Theresa Webb, Financial Management Department's new Procurement Official.

Theresa brings to Manatee County over 30 years of procurement experience.  Immediately prior to coming to the County, Theresa was the Chief Purchasing Officer for the City of Delray Beach where she had the leadership role over procurement of goods, services, capital improvement and construction, and the City utilities inventory warehouse operations. During her tenure there, Theresa restructured the procurement department to improve functionality and efficiency, to provide growth opportunities for staff, and implemented best practices strategies to improve the Department's ability to service its customers.   Prior to City of Delray, she was Purchasing Manager for Tampa International Airport and Purchasing Supervisor with the City of Saint Petersburg.

Theresa also holds four professional certifications; Certified Public Procurement Officer, Certified Professional Public Buyer, Certified Purchasing Manager, and Certified Professional in Supply Management.  She is a current member of the National Institute of Governmental Purchasings - Institute for Public Procurement (NIGP), local NIGP chapter, Florida Association of Public Procurement Officials (FAPPO), and Institute for Supply Management (ISM).  Theresa currently serves on the NIGP Talent Council which assist the organization in recruitment and screening of applicants for volunteer positions, as Treasurer of FAPPO, and on the ISM Survey on Business survey panel.

Theresa holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from St. Leo University and is completing final requirements for a Master Degree in Business Management. 

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs