Office of Acquisition and Agreements Management (OAAM)
To create an organization that consistently delivers world class business services to support the NIST mission of world class science. Our service focus is one continuous improvement, innovation, transparency, accountability, and responsiveness to customer needs.
Director of the Office of Acquisition and Agreements Management
Cecelia V. Royster serves as the Director of the Office of Acquisition and Agreements Management (OAAM), and the Bureau Procurement Official (BPO) for the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) as a member of the Senior Executive Service. Ms. Royster has the responsibility of overseeing the full range of the $1 billion acquisition and financial assistance activities awarded for NIST and the Acquisition Center of Excellence (ACE) which provides acquisition and grant services to the seven client bureaus under the Department of Commerce to support ongoing programs, operations and mission objectives.