Agenda for ChallengeHER Boise ID

Friday, May 12, 2017

Register

AGENDA – BOISE, ID
8:00 to 9:00 AM REGISTRATION / BREAKFAST / NETWORKING
9:00 – 9:15  OPENING WELCOME
Jane Campbell, President, Women Impacting Public Policy
Skiffington Holderness, Director, U. S. Senate Small Business Committee
9:15 to 10:15 Using the WOSB Program to its Full Potential!
Moderator: Larry Demirelli, Business Opportunity Specialist, U.S. Small Business AdministrationPanelist:
Neva Gardner, President, Purgatory Fence Company
Corrine McKague, Owner, Alarmco, Inc.
10:15 – 10:30 Break
10:30 – 11:15 The Importance of Sources Sought to Your Marketing Plan
Lee Velten, Procurement Technical Assistance Center
11:15 – 12:15 Understanding Federal Buyers and Buying
Moderator: Larry Demirelli, Business Opportunity Specialist, U.S. Small Business AdministrationPanelist:Andrew Knott, Procurement Analyst, Bureau of Reclamation
Andrea Porter, Director of Business Operations, Mountain Home AFB, Department of Defense
Jeff McGinley, Associate Branch Chief for Aviation, U.S. Forest Service
Joshua Carter, Branch Chief, Acquisition Services Directorate, Interior Business Center
12:15 – 12:30 Closing by SBA District Office
Shannon Madsen, Acting District Director, U. S. Small Business Administration


ChallengeHER Partners (long) - Boise