The Acquisition and Grants Office (AGO) provides acquisition and financial services throughout the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Professional and Technical (ProTech) Services is a strategic sourcing initiative created under AGO’s Corporate Services Acquisition Division (CSAD) to provide a full range of professional, scientific, and technical expertise to meet the mission needs of NOAA.
|Jeffrey S. Thomas
|Mr. Thomas brings extensive acquisition experience to his position as AGO Director. He began his federal service in the contracting field in 1988 with the Department of Transportation where he managed a progressively more complex set of programs. He was elevated to Associate Director, Office of the Secretary of Transportation; Acquisition Policy, Oversight, and Business Strategies in 2010.|
|Michael Conroy joined NOAA/AGO in late 2016 after his retirement from the U.S. Army (Acquisition Corps).|
ProTech Branch Head and Program Manager
|Jay Standring joined NOAA/AGO in November 2016 as the ProTech Services Branch Chief and Program Manager. His previous contracting assignments were with the Department of Defense including Headquarters, USMC Installations & Logistics (Contracting Policy) and the Military Sealift Command.|