Purchasing - Staff Information

Office of Budget & Finance - Purchasing Department

Rick Curry, CPPO, CPPB - Buyer :    Email Rick
Attended Hagerstown Community College and received an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration in 2014. Has been employed with the County for over twenty years, having served since 1997 in the Purchasing Department . Active member of the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing, Inc. (NIGP). Has been a member of Maryland Public Purchasing Association (MPPA) since 1997, and earned his Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB) certification in 1999 and his Certified Public Procurement Officers (CPPO) in 2013. Presently serving as a Director for the NIGP local chapter, MPPA.

Brandi J. Naugle, CPPB – Procurement Specialist II:   Email Brandi
Attended Hagerstown Community College. In 2007 received the professional certification of Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB) from the Universal Public Procurement Certification Council (UPPCC). Worked in the private sector as a Purchasing Agent for six years with a Washington County manufacturer. Joined the County Purchasing Department in August of 2003 as a Procurement Specialist II. Active member of the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing (NIGP) and the Maryland Public Purchasing Association (MPPA). Serving as the committee chair for Information and Research since 2008 and presently serving as a Director for the NIGP local chapter, MPPA. Recipient of the 2011 MPPA Distinguished Service Award.

Tina L. Wilson, CPPB - Procurement Specialist I:   Email Tina
Attended Hagerstown Junior College and Shepherd University. She received an Associate’s Degree in Human Services in 1994 and Regents Bachelor of Arts in 2013. Received the professional certifications of Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB) from the Universal Public Procurement Certification Council (UPPCC) in 2013. Procurement Specialist I since December 1, 2008. Active member of the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing, Inc. (NIGP) and also member of NIGP’s local chapter, the Maryland Public Purchasing Association, Inc. (MPPA). Serving as the committee chair for Education since 2013 for the NIGP local chapter, MPPA. Recipient of the 2014 MPPA Distinguished Service Award.

Rachael M. McCarty – Procurement Technician:   Email Rachael
Began her career with the Washington County Purchasing Department in July of 2009. Has over nine years of Secretarial, Payroll, Accounts Payable and Customer Service experience with a number of private firms.

Janie Thompson – Procurement Technician:   Email Janie
In 2006, Janie began employment with the Board of County Commissioners of Washington County, Maryland in the Department of Water Quality. She became the Senior Office Associate for Central Services in 2010.  Having worked for a number of private companies in Ohio as well as Maryland, Janie has over 20 years of customer service experience.  She became a Procurement Technician in July 2017.

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