WASHINGTON, DC | May 18, 2015 – Technical and Project Engineering, LLC (TAPE) is proud to announce that its CEO and President, Louisa Long Jaffe, has again been appointed to the National Contract Management Association’s Board of Advisors (BOA). Jaffe’s tenure will run through Program Year 2016 (July 1, 2015 – June 30, 2016).
“Through my tenure on the Board, I have had the opportunity to gain valuable insight about contract management as well as collaborate with my peers in the contracting industry,” Jaffe said. “With each year that passes, I continue to be impressed by the breadth and depth of the educational and professional development opportunities that NCMA has to offer both new and current contracting professionals.”
Jaffe has been appointed to NCMA’s BOA each program year since 2008. Members of the BOA are appointed in accordance with the NCMA bylaws to provide senior level counsel to the Association’s national officers on issues of importance to the contract management profession. The council consists of senior executives representing a cross section of the profession, including the public sector (federal, state, and local government), private sector (industry and professional firms), and academia. NCMA’s PY 2016 President Elect Dr. Terry Raney will chair the BOA.
In a letter announcing Jaffe’s appointment, Raney stated, “We greatly value the breadth of experience and variety of perspectives you and the other BOA members bring to the Association and we appreciate your willingness to share it with our members.”
Known for its systems engineering expertise, TAPE provides technological, management/program support, and training solutions to government agencies. From program staffing and acquisition to information systems, modeling and simulation, and cyber security solutions, TAPE brings a non-traditional, innovative approach that solves existing problems while anticipating and mitigating new ones. We maintain our competitive advantage by providing state-of-the-art support services and leveraging innovative methodologies and processes that can be easily integrated and implemented.
Incorporated in 2003, TAPE is a CVE-Verified Service- Disabled Veteran-Owned/8(m) Woman-Owned Small Business (SDVO/WOSB). We are also a registered ISO 9001:2008 company under the International Organization for Standardization. To learn more about TAPE, visit www.TAPE-LLC.com.
The National Contract Management Association (NCMA), which was founded in 1959, is the world’s leading professional resource for those in the field of contract management. The organization, which has over 22,000 members, is dedicated to the professional growth and educational advancement of procurement and acquisition personnel worldwide. NCMA strives to serve and inform the profession it represents and to offer opportunities for the open exchange of ideas in neutral forums. For more information on the association, please visit www.ncmahq.org.
Media Contact: Walt Long
Senior Communications Specialist