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Strategic Procurement

Strategic Procurement is a unified shared system-wide service.  The organization consists of three functional units: Procurement Operations, Procurement Services, and Strategic Sourcing with staff located throughout the state to ensure an effective campus-based presence.  Strategic Procurement is responsible for obtaining maximum value for University expenditures, including expenditures on goods, services, and travel – and to provide effective user-friendly services, systems, and tools to assist University staff in obtaining those goods, services and travel.


Strategic Procurement: Topics of Interest

Doing Business with the University of Maine System
Purchase Order Terms and Conditions
Potential Supplier Registration Form
Bids – Upcoming
Bids – Results



Need help?  The Procurement Services message line can be accessed by calling 207-581-9101, or by emailing us at procurementservices@maine.edu.

Department Contacts

Renae Byard – Procurement Coordinator – 207-581-2697   renae.byard@maine.edu

Renee Day – Procurement Coordinator – 207-581-2612 renee.day@maine.edu

Melissa Campbell McPherson – Procurement Coordinator – 207-780-5207   melissa.l.campbell@maine.edu

Mary Ellen Dube – Procurement Coordinator – 207-778-7754   maryellen.dube@maine.edu

Heather Kennedy – Procurement Coordinator – 207-768-9543   heather.l.kennedy@maine.edu

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The University of Maine System Strategic Procurement office is a 2016 recipient of the National Procurement Institute Award of Excellence in procurement.