Office of Logistics and Acquisition Operations
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Office Of The Director
Acting Director, Diane J. Frasier
6011 Executive Blvd / 6100/6D01
Phone: 301-496-4422

The Office of Logistics and Acquisition Operations is responsible for

  1. advising the Associate Director for Administration and senior NIH officials on NIH-wide property, supply, and transportation operations;
  2. advising the ADA, HCA, and staff on its research contracting and station support activities;
  3. planning, negotiating, awarding, administering, and closing research and development and related contracts for those NIH Institutes and Centers (ICs) electing to employ this centralized service and advising the Directors of those ICs on Research and Development contracting issues;
  4. responsible for station support and intramural acquisition operations;
  5. managing the acquisition operation program using simplified acquisition, sealed bid, and negotiated contracting procedures;
  6. providing for follow-up on orders and for continuing contract administration;
  7. providing management and technical assistance (manuals and training guides) to its station support procurement operations;
  8. oversight of the Division of Information Technology Acquisition;
  9. management of the NIH Purchase Card Program and
  10. planning, directing, and administering the operations of the Office.

    Executive Assistant
    Patricia Kirby
    6011 Executive Blvd/637C
    Phone: 301-435-3651

    Program Analyst
    Melissa I. McKerrow
    6011 Executive Blvd/637F
    Phone: 301-435-3656

    Special Assistant
    Karen F. Thomas
    6011 Executive Blvd/605G
    Phone: 301-496-8372

    Patricia A. Coogan
    6011 Executive  Blvd/637
    Phone: 301-435-4057

    Program Analyst
    Jorge Zapata
    6011 Executive Blvd/637G
    Phone: 301-402-8206

Organizational Structure
 •Division of Acquisition Programs
 •Division of Information Technology Acquisition
 •Division of Logistics Services
 •Office of Acquisitions
 •Office Of The Director