Procurement Team

Name Phone Areas of Expertise
Procurement Help Desk
(970) 491-5105
Procurement PCard Help Desk
(970) 491-5752
Farrah Bustamante,
Director
(970) 491-1992
TBD, Associate Director

• Strategic sourcing planning and initiatives
• PCARD Administrator
• Group purchasing orgs/cooperative purchasing coordination
• Environmentally preferable purchasing—products, policies, campus outreach, committee assignments
Greg Smith,
Procurement Manager
(970) 491-2689 • Complex Procurements
Alicia Armentrout,
Supplier Inclusion Manager
(970) 491-3963 • Small Business Liaison Officer
• Sponsored Programs Liaison
• Supplier diversity
• Social responsibility
Alicia Braveheart,
Scientific Sourcing Specialist
(970) 491-2746 • Scientific, laboratory and research related
Lynette Brink,
Procurement Coordinator
(970) 491-6263
Jim Frantz,
Senior Procurement Specialist
(970) 491-1880 • Colorado State Forest Service
• Relocation services
• International Programs
• Police and security related
• Athletics, excluding charter flights
Alta Herndon,
Medical Sourcing Specialist/CVMBS
(970) 491-5448 • Medical, dental, pharmaceutical, scientific, human and veterinary related
• Research animals
Joe Hostetler,
Residential Dining Procurement Manager
(970) 491-6935 • Food service and kitchen related including food items (produce, dairy, meats, etc.)
Lindsay Johnson-Athey,
Senior Procurement Specialist
(970) 491-3405 • Advertising
• Events (performance, hotels, catering, etc.)
• Furniture (office, University housing, dining, etc.) and furnishings (linens, etc.)
• Media related, including consulting services
• University brand/logo/graphic standards (i.e., printing, websites, signage, uniforms, etc.)
Lydia Lerma,
Sourcing Specialist
(970) 491-0187 • Audio visual
• Classroom technology systems
• Computing, data systems, IT
• Libraries related (i.e., collections, electronic journals, binding, etc.)
• Software licensing and intellectual property acquisitions
• Telecommunications
Kellie Rainwater,
PCard Administrator
(970) 491-7935 • PCard assistance
Jeb Stuart,
Senior Procurement Specialist
(970) 491-6194 • Agricultural related, farm and livestock
• Office supplies and equipment, including copiers
• Aircraft and related services, including charter flights
• Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands
• Property leases
Janine Waldrep,
Senior Procurement Specialist
(970) 491-7970 • Automotive related
• Construction and professional services (architects, engineers, industrial hygienists, landscape architects, etc.)
• Facilities and grounds related
• Industrial and shop related
• Maintenance, repair and operations related