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Office of Acquisition and Agreements Management (OAAM)


The Office of Acquisition and Agreements Management is headed by the Director and Bureau Procurement Official (BPO) and oversees the full range of acquisition and financial assistance activities relating to the programs and operations of NIST, as well as client bureaus serviced by NIST.  OAAM is responsible for the award of contracts, grants, cooperative agreements, other fellowships and reimbursable agreements in accordance with Department policies and Federal procurement regulations.

The BPO works with the NIST operational units to ensure implementation of innovative business models, processes and practices related to acquisition and agreements management across NIST.

Cecelia V. Royster