Louisiana

Paula TregreDirector of State Procurement (225) 342-8010Fax (225) 342-9756Procurement Contracting
Office of State Procurement 1201 N 3rd St Ste 2-160PO Box 94095,
Baton Rouge, Louisiana,
70804-9095, United States

Vendor Guide or Registration Website:

Does state charge a vendor registration fee?

  • No

Vendors must define commodities by using:

  • UNSPSC Commodity Code

Centralized procurement office handles:

  • Non-technology goods
  • Non-technology services
  • Technology Goods
  • Technology Services

Targeted business programs/preference policies affecting procurement:

  • Tie-bid preference for in-state bidders
  • Reciprocal preference
  • Specific commodity-based preference
  • Sheltered workshop
  • “Buy American”

State entities/agencies which are exempt by law from purchasing through the purchasing office and are authorized to buy most of their requirements:

  • Judicial Branch/Courts
  • Legislative Branch
  • Universities
  • Transportation
Director Biography
Tenure, April, 2016
Senior Staff

Tom Ketterer
Deputy Director
[email protected]

Assistant Directors

Felicia Sonnier, CPPB
IT & Complex Services & Cooperative Contracts
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Garret DeBate, CPA
Analytics - Management & Finance
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Jonathan Walker, MPA
Policy, Training & Compliance
[email protected]

Karen Loftin, Esq.
Vendor Relations & Legal Liaison
[email protected]

Pamela Rice, Esq.
Professional Services & Request for Proposals
[email protected]

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