Meet Our Experts - Procurement Technical Assistance Center

The Procurement Technical Assistance (PTAC) team combined has over 90-plus years of experience in government contracting. Our skilled and friendly team provides no-cost, one-on-one technical assistance in the following areas:

  • Understanding government markets for goods and services;
  • Readiness assessment for government contracting;
  • Website registration, including on SAM and SBA;
  • Matching products or services with government requirements;
  • Competitive market research;
  • Finding bid opportunities;
  • Interpretation of solicitations and bid documents;
  • Obtaining technical specifications;
  • Federal Acquisition Regulations;
  • Process management skills
     

Contact your PTAC Counselor today!

Each numbered region below corresponds to a PTAC counselor's listed location.

PTAC REGION MAP

 

Paul Middlebrooks, UT CIS
Paul Middlebrooks

PTAC Team Leader

Chattanooga (3)

423-425-4806

Veronica Clark, UT CIS
Veronica Clark

PTAC Specialist

Nashville

615-253-6381

Russell Toone, UT CIS
Russell Toone

PTAC Counselor

Jackson (1)

731-425-4777

Debbie Barber UT CIS
Debbie Barber

PTAC Counselor

Nashville (2)

615-532-8885