Board of Directors

NCMA East Tennessee is governed by a Board of Directors. Individually, the Board consists of dedicated professionals that were recommended by nominating committee and elected by majority vote. Collectively, the Board is entrusted with ensuring the Chapter acts as an effective and responsible organization. The Board has played a key role in the success of NCMA East Tennessee and we are pleased to recognize each member.


PROGRAM YEAR 2016-2017



Michael Vermeulen, (865) 574-1255,

Michael Vermeulen is the Senior Contracts Director for Consolidated Nuclear Security, LLC (CNS) and is responsible for the management and administration of CNS’s prime contract with the National Nuclear Security Administration for the management and operation of the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, TN and the Pantex Plant in Amarillo, TX.  Prior to joining CNS in 2014, Michael spent seven years as the Business Services Director for Babcock & Wilcox Clinch River, LLC in Oak Ridge, TN and twenty years in various management positions at the Strategic Petroleum Reserve in New Orleans, LA.  Michael earned his BBA degree from Western Michigan University, his MBA from Florida Institute of Technology, and he attained his Certified Purchasing Manager Certification in 1994.

Vice President (President Elect)

 Tim Melberg, (865) 241-5694,

Chapter Advisor

Landon Hill, (865) 574-­7038,


Landon Hill is the Team Leader of the Commercial Support group at UT-Battelle/Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).  Mr. Hill manages the Marketplace Catalogs program, ORNL’s e-commerce/just-in-time program, responsible for over 50k transactions and $30m spend annually.  Prior to joining ORNL in 2008, Mr. Hill served 8-years in the US Army, followed by 3-years as a Supply Chain Analyst at Panalpina.  He earned his BS degree in Logistics/Transportation from the University of Tennessee, an MBA degree from Lincoln Memorial University, a Master’s Certificate in Government Contracting from George Washington University, and is also a 2013 graduate of the highly competitive NCMA Contract Management Leadership Development Program.  He was also ORNL’s Small Business Advocate of the Year award winner in 2011.


Angela Winegar, (865) 425-5245,                                                  


Ted Hotz, (865) 769-1655,