Procurement contacts

Contact us about your area of interest.

Sales representatives should contact the appropriate staff member to schedule visits in advance.

Location:
East Campus Operations Center
4401 Bradshaw Road
Sacramento, CA 95826

Hours: Monday through Friday, 8 AM - 5 PM 

Procurement leadership

The Materials Procurement Center is responsible for all inventory and non-inventory materials procurements including but not limited to:

  • Cable
  • Connectors 
  • Cross arms
  • Cutouts
  • Distribution and power transformers 
  • Power transformers
  • Pad mount switchgear
  • Pole line hardware
  • PVC conduit
  • Wood poles 
  • General electric supplies
  • Communications supplies 
  • Industrial supplies 
  • Power generation equipment and spare parts
  • Fleet vehicles
  • Fuels and lubricants
  • Fleet spare parts
  • Tires
  • Batteries
  • Office supplies 
Andrew Littlefield – Category Manager, 1-916-732-7278

Kimberly Bowman – Procurement Specialist, 1-916-732-5937
Rodney James – Procurement Specialist, 1-916-732-6284

The Construction Procurement Center is responsible for all SMUD owned or partnered construction procurement including Engineer, Procure, and Construct (EPC) procurements and some maintenance agreements. These procurements will support:

  • Energy supply
  • Distribution service construction 
  • Hydro generation assets
  • Renewable generation
  • General facilities construction

Jesse Mays – Senior Procurement Specialist, 1-916-732-5744
Amy Ayers – Senior Procurement Specialist, 1-916-732-5860
Doug Moore – Procurement Specialist, 1-916-732-7069
Dwayne Pugh – Procurement Specialist, 1-916-732-4975

The Information Technology Procurement Center is responsible for all:

  • Cloud solutions
  • Software (SW)
  • SW implementation services
  • IT professional services
  • SW maintenance and subscriptions
  • Computer hardware
  • IT staff augmentation

Dejona Lopez – Senior Procurement Specialist, 1-916-732-5331
Austin Svien – Procurement Specialist, 1-916-732-5159
Jenny Richards – Procurement Specialist, 1-916-732-5949
Teila Freeman – Procurement Specialist, 1-916-732-6007

The Professional Services Procurement Center is responsible for the procurement of all Professional Services, Non-Construction Maintenance Services, and Staff Augmentation. This Procurement Center will support all SMUD Departments including:

  • Accounting
  • Information technology
  • Billing
  • Credit and collections
  • Facilities management
  • General services
  • Security, safety
  • Environmental
  • Human resources
  • Diversity & inclusion
  • Customer services
  • Transportation
  • Image and postal production services

 

 

 

 

 

Andrew McDermott – Senior Procurement Specialist, 1-916-732-5860
Sarah Boyd – Procurement Specialist, 1-916-732-5767
Dan Manfredi – Procurement Specialist, 1-916-732-6283

Procurement projects

Grant administration

Bob Hollowell – Grants Administrator, 1-916-732-6451

SEED verification and electronic bidding

Denise Palomarez – Office Technician, 1-916-732-5393

Accounting contact

Michael Ballard – Principal Financial Accountant, 1-916-732-5515