2020 NES Information and Registration Link – Contract Compliance — Now on June 3, 2020

Dear East Tennessee NCMA community, In light of recent world events, we have decided to postpone our National Education Seminar scheduled for April 7th.  It is now scheduled for June 3rd – Contract Compliance will be presented by the same great speaker, Michelle Currier.  If you are currently registered and wish to remain registered for […]

Announcing the Contract Management Leadership Development Program (CMLDP) Class of 2019

Our very own Dustin Mackey and Susan Starr have been selected for the CMLDP Class of 2019. They are one of 19 selected from the pool of NCMA member applicants. Take a moment to congratulate these future NCMA leaders!   It is my pleasure to announce the Contract Management Leadership Development Program (CMLDP) Class of 2019, which will […]

“Beans” – The Language of Business and Why We Count ‘Em – April Workshop Hosted by NCMA East TN Chapter

Join us April 4th for this all day workshop presented by Mr. Lynn R. Youngs – Executive Director of the Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at Haslam College of Business. Mr. Youngs was named as Executive Director of the Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at the University of Tennessee – Knoxville, where he has taught […]

April Workshop – Applying LEAN and Theory of Constraints to Improve Government Contracting Processes

Please join us in April for “Applying LEAN and Theory of Constraints to ImproveGovernment Contracting Processes” by Mr. William Peterson. This one-day workshop will provide the tools to help you reduce wasteful contracting tasks, such as excess time spent on handoffs, approvals, tracking & reporting, prioritizing & reprioritizing, facilitating & expediting, batching, multitasking, playing email […]

2017 East Tennessee Business Growth Conference

2017 Business Growth Conference You are invited to the 2017 East Tennessee Business Growth Conference on January 19, 2017 in Clinton, TN. Register at: www.tnptac.org by Friday December 16. For more information please see attached flyer.

Now Accepting Paypal Advanced Payment

Payment for Monthly Membership meetings now being accepted via PayPal using the below link. paypal.me/NCMAEastTennessee   Dear Members: I have received numerous comments (both positive and negative) regarding the new payment policy forour monthly meetings and I wanted to communicate the rationale used by the Board to arrive at the decision to implement changes. Our […]

2016 Scholarship Recipient Recognition

Two scholarship winners for Program Year 2015-2016 were recognized Wednesday September 7th at the Monthly Membership meeting in Oak Ridge. [Left to Right] Michael Vermeulen (2016-2017 NCMA Chapter President), Margaret Thornton (wife of the late Bill Thornton), Jordan Gustus (recipient of the William “Bill” Thornton Scholarship), Spencer Story (recipient of the Mark Williams Scholarship), Vicki […]

Professional Development Training from ORAU and ESI International

Contract Administration Training at ORAU Feb 2015 Location: Oak Ridge Associated Universities, Oak Ridge TN Date: February 10-12, 2015 Class Time: 8:30 – 4:00 Check-in Time: 8:00 – 8:30 Length: 3 days Cost: $1,050 – $1,275 (depending on the number of participants and the materials) Registration Deadline: January 19, 2015 Contact: 865-576-3049

2016 NES Information and Registration Link

CONTRACT CHANGES, DISPUTES AND TERMINATIONS  Please join us on Wednesday, April 6th as the East Tennessee Chapter of NCMA presents ‘Contract Changes, Disputes and Terminations’ at our 2016 NES conference. We are so pleased to have Jim Dee and Joel Pearman lead the training this year and look forward to their presentation of the course […]

Congratulations to Heidi Timmerman!

Our ’14-’15 President, Heidi Timmerman, was recognized by NCMA as one of the 2014 Top Professionals Under 40 in Contract Management – Congrats to Heidi Timmerman for making the list!: http://www.ncmahq.org/NewsPublications/PrDetail.cfm?itemnumber=19885