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Office of Procurement

The Office of Procurement organization is located in Oxon Hill, Maryland, and handles nationwide IRS procurements, requirements for the Martinsburg, WV and Detroit, MI Computing Centers, and all local requirements for the IRS headquarters offices in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Specific points of contact are detailed below:

Non-Information Technology (IT) Purchases

The Office of Business Operations, headed by Director, Mr. Joe Gregory and Deputy Director, Ms. Cindy Lynn, are responsible for the purchase of all non-information technology (IT) supplies, equipment, and services. This office is responsible for the completion of both simplified acquisitions (less than $100,000) and the award of formal contracts (over $100,000) for non-information technology requirements in the Washington, DC, metropolitan area; the Martinsburg Computing Center in Martinsburg, WV; the Detroit Computing Center in Detroit, MI, and requirements in support of the IRS Nationwide. They are also responsible for overseeing the area procurement organization. Mr. Gregory and Ms. Lynn oversee six branches: the Building Operations Branch headed by Mr. Marvin Taylor, the Support Contracts Branch headed by Ms. Angie Taylor, the Northeast Area Office headed by Mr. Peter DiNicola, the Southeast Area Office headed by Ms. Charisse Jackson, the Mid-states Area Office headed by Mr. Anthony (Tony) McCoy, and the Western Area Office headed by Mr. Hal Davis

For more information, please contact:

Mr. Joe Gregory
Director, Office of Business Operations
Internal Revenue Service
Room 700, Constellation Centre
6009 Oxon Hill Road
Oxon Hill, MD 20745
Phone: 240-613-8145
Fax: 240-613-8558
email: Joe Gregory

Ms. Cindy Lynn
Deputy Director, Office of Business Operations
Address: Same as Above
Phone: 240-613-8226
Fax: 240-613-8558
email: Cindy Lynn

Building Operations Branch

The Building Operations Branch is responsible for the purchase of: (1) architect-engineering services; (2) construction; (3) building renovation; (4) custodial services; (5) elevator maintenance; (6) shuttle services; (7) utilities; (8) moving and hauling services; (9) property inventory; (10) parking services; (11) security guard services; (12) building systems operations and maintenance; and (13) mail handling systems. The Building Operations Branch also has responsibility for all open market simplified acquisitions and GSA/Federal Supply Schedule orders up to the ordering authority limit. For further information regarding Non-IT Simplified Acquisitions, please call Fred Faulkner 240-613-8118.

Mr. Marvin Taylor
Chief, Building Operations Branch
Address: Same as Above
Phone: 240-613-8363
Fax: 240-613-8555
email: Marvin Taylor

Mr. Thyron Gasquet
Chief, Facilities & Operations Support and Services Section
Address: Same as Above
Phone: 240-613-8132
Fax: 240-613-8555
email: Thyron Gasquet

Laquisha Levy
Chief, Streamlined Acquisition and IA Section
Address: Same as Above
Phone: 240-613-8011
Fax: 240-613-8556
email: Laquisha Levy

Support Contracts Branch

The Support Contracts Branch is responsible for the purchase of: (1) customer satisfaction surveys; (2) statistical support services; (3) surveillance equipment; (4) publication design and layout; (5) management analysis services; (6) video equipment; (7) conference management; (8) focus groups; (9) financial audit services and training services.

Ms. Angie Taylor
Chief, Support Operations Branch
Address: Same as Above
Phone: 240-613-8361
Fax: 240-613-8559
email: Angie Taylor

Ms. Elaine Crump
Chief, Human Capital Support Section
Address: Same as Above
Phone: 240-613-8087
Fax: 240-613-8559
email: Elaine Crump

Vacant
Chief, Studies and Analysis Section
Address: Same as Above
Phone:
Fax:
email:

Area (Field) Procurement Offices

The types of acquisitions most frequently performed in the area procurement offices are: (1) statistical support services; (2) surveillance equipment; (3) health services; (4) minor construction; (5) custodial services; (6) building operations and maintenance; (7) utilities; (8) security guard services; (9) recruitment advertising; (10) moving and hauling services; (11) copier services; (12) appraisal services; and (13) training services.

Each area procurement office has an appointed small business specialist to assist small business concerns. The area small business specialists are available to communicate with small business concerns via phone, fax, mail, or e-mail and are also available to meet personally with small businesses by appointment. The individual names, telephone and fax numbers, and e-mail addresses of the area specialists are available below.

Northeast Area Office

The Northeast area encompasses the states of: New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Michigan, New Jersey, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. This office also supports the IRS Service Centers in Andover, MA, Brookhaven, NY, and Philadelphia, PA.

Small Business Specialists

Ms. Deborah Foster or Ms. Pamela King-Doran
Internal Revenue Service
Northeast Procurement Branch
290 Broadway
New York, NY 10007-1867
Phone: 212-436-1481 or 212-436-1776
Fax: 212-436-1442
email: Deborah Foster or Pamela Doran

Southeast Area Office

The Southeast area encompasses the states of: Delaware, Maryland, Georgia, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia. This office also supports the IRS Service Centers in Atlanta, GA, Memphis, TN, and Covington, KY (Cincinnati).

Small Business Specialist

Ms. Sandra Dubose
Internal Revenue Service
Southeast Procurement Branch
2888 Woodcock Blvd., Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30341
Phone: 404-338-9221
Fax: 404-338-9203
email: Sandra Dubose

Mid-states Area Office

The Mid-states area encompasses the states of: Arkansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Wisconsin, Iowa, Nebraska, Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota. This office also supports the IRS Service Centers in Austin, TX, and Kansas City, MO.

Small Business Specialists

Ms. Beverly Vovk
Internal Revenue Service
Mid-states Procurement Branch
4050 Alpha Road, 1800 MSRO, 9th Floor
Dallas, TX 75244-4203
Phone: 972-308-1990 or 972-308-1988
Fax: 972-308-1928
email: Beverly Vovk

Western Area Office

The Western area encompasses the states of: California, Washington, Hawaii, Oregon, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Wyoming and Alaska. This office also supports the IRS Service Centers in Fresno, CA and Ogden, UT.

Small Business Specialist

Mr. Hal Davis
Internal Revenue Service
Western Procurement Branch
1301 Clay Street, Suite 810S
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: 510-637-2151
Fax: 510-637-2110
email: Hal Davis

Information Technology (IT) Purchases

The Office of Information Technology Acquisition, headed by Acting Director, Mr. Jeffrey Jackson and Deputy Directors, Mr. Patrick Bergin and Ms. Tyuana Bailey are responsible for the purchase of all Information Technology (IT) supplies, equipment, and services. The office is responsible for the completion of both simplified acquisitions (less than $100,000) and the award of formal contracts (over $100,000) for information technology requirements for both the local area (Washington, DC metropolitan area) and nationwide IRS requirements. There are seven branches in this division: the Telecommunications Branch headed by Ms. Alycia Dougans Taylor, the Enterprise Systems Support Branch headed by vacant, the Tier 2/3 Support Branch headed by Ms. Paula Cheetham, the TIPSS Program Branch headed by Mr. George Lee Bonds, the Corporate Support Branch headed by Cynthia Mitchell, the Modernization Acquisition Branch headed by Ms. Jeanne Slaughenhoupt, and the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) Branch headed by Mr. Michael McLaughlin. For further information regarding IT Simplified Acquisitions, please contact the appropriate branch chief below based on the type of supply/service you are interested in marketing to the IRS.

The Telecommunications Branch is responsible for telephone & data connectivity requirements. The Enterprise Systems Support Branch is responsible for Tier 1 (Mainframe), Enterprise Software Agreements, and the HR Connect requirements. The Tier 2/3 Support Branch is responsible for Tier 2 (Server Environment) and Tier 3 (PC) requirements. The TIPSS Program Branch is responsible for the administration of the TIPSS 3 contracts. The Corporate Support Branch is responsible for all of the other IT acquisitions that don’t clearly fit in any of the other branches. The Modernization Acquisition Branch is responsible for acquisition related to the modernization of IRS' systems processes, and business practices. The BEP Branch is responsible for acquisition of all the IT and Telecommunications requirements for the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP).

For more information, please contact:

Alycia Taylor
(Telephone & data connectivity)
Chief, Telecommunications Branch 240-613-8360
Maxie Permenter Chief, Contact Center Section 240-613-8293
Latonya Jenkins Chief, Voice & Wireless Section 240-613-8193
Tametha Morrow Chief, Enterprise Network Section 240-613-8259
Vacant (Acting, Tony Burke) Chief, Enterprise Software Section 240-613-8047
Paula Cheetham (Tier2/3)
(IT Hardware & Support)
Chief, Tier 2/3 240-613-8061
240-613-8084
Fax: 240-613-8543
Murieta Beverly Chief, Tax Processing & Support Section 240-613-8031
Karen Parrish Chief, TCV Acquisitions & Services Section 240-613-8285
George (Lee) Bonds Chief, TIPSS Program Branch 240-613-8033
Ann Paulette Montague Chief, IT Support Services Section A 240-613-8254
Debra Jacobs Chief, IT Support Services Section B 240-613-8190
Vacant Chief, IT Support Services Section C  
Suzanne Snider Chief, IT Support Services Section D 240-613-8346
Cindy Mitchell (IT Services) Chief, Corporate Support Branch 240-613-8247
Fax: 240-613-8541
Kandice Carter Chief, Administrative Support Acquisitions Section 240-613-8056
Tora Bunch Chief, Special Ops Support & Services Section 240-613-8045
Jeanne Slaughenhoupt Chief, Modernization Acquisition Branch 240-613-8337
George (Lee) Bonds Chief, TIPPS 4 Acquisition Branch 240-613-8033
Michael McLaughlin Chief, Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) 240-613-8240
Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 20-Feb-2015