From the Desk of Lilly Cavanaugh, Executive Director OCHLA

EDU2383 Seeking MBEs for Professional Development/Development & Tech Assistance – RTP

Source: Lynnise Smith, CDP, Procurement Programs Manager, Office of Procurement Services, Ohio Department of Administrative Services, GSD

I am writing to request your assistance in identifying Minority Owned Businesses for a potential MBE Set Aside to provide Professional Development Coordination and Development & Technical Assistance for the Race to the Top Early Learning Challenge Grant (RTT_ELC)for the Department of Education.

The offer will develop a proposal to implement a comprehensive professional development system for early childhood professionals that will include but not be limited to;

•        Data Gathering, Needs Analysis

•        Professional Development Coordination

•        Project Management and Reporting 

Should you identify any eligible vendors/consultants please forward their contact information to Lynnise Smith at by 2PM on Friday, December 21, 2012.  


Contact Information: 

Lynnise Smith, CDP

Procurement Programs Manager

Office of Procurement Services

Ohio Department of Administrative Services, GSD

4200 Surface Road

Columbus, OH 43228

614.728.0853 Direct

614.644.1785 Fax