Senior Vice President, Public Sector Contracting

Sarah Vavra, C.P.M., CPPB serves as Senior Vice President, Public Sector Contracting for OMNIA Partners. Working with current and future lead agencies, the Public Sector Contracting team encourages open competitive solicitations facilitated by a lead agency and works with lead agencies to administer subsequently awarded lead agency contracts to increase program participant adoption.

Ms. Vavra has been an integral part of OMNIA Partners since 2010 bringing knowledge and experience to our teams in public procurement strategic sourcing, best practices, trends and contract management. 

Prior to joining OMNIA Partners, Ms. Vavra’s previous experience includes Strategic Sourcing Specialist for the University of Missouri, Department of Procurement. Prior to that, she worked for the City of Tucson, Arizona, Department of Procurement as Principal Contract Officer and the Missouri Department of Health - Division of Administration. She brings a vast knowledge of state, local and higher education public procurement processes and programs to OMNIA Partners.

Ms. Vavra received a Bachelor of Science in Public Administration from University of Arizona.

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