Culpeper, Alan

Mr. Alan H. Culpeper, CPPO, VCM, VCO
Director of Procurement
County of Culpeper
155 West Davis Street, Suite 100
Culpeper, VA 22701-2622

(540)727-3488 (3)

Alan H. Culpeper, CPPO, VCO, Director of Procurement and Communications for Culpeper County, Virginia. Mr. Culpeper has been employed with the County of Culpeper since 2001 and holds a Bachelor degree in Business Administration.

As the Director of Procurement for the County he leads the Purchasing Team in providing services for the acquisition of goods/services and constructions ensuring all goods/services are of appropriate quality and are acquired in a timely and cost effective manner at the least expense to the County.

As the Communication Director his team is charged with the responsibility of planning, constructing, operating and maintaining a Public-Safety communication network for County agencies, and to support all voice communication.

Mr. Culpeper is a charter member of the Virginia Association of Governmental Purchasing (VAGP) and currently sits on the VAGP Professional Development Foundation. He is a certified Instructor and a Certified Public Purchasing Officer (CPPO) with the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing (NIGP) and is a certified Virginia Contracting Officer (VCO) with the State of Virginia.

Having a passion for public procurement and leadership Mr. Culpeper provides insights and solutions for a changing purchasing workforce. Using the knowledge gained though NIGP, and VAGP he helps purchasing professionals focus on enhancing and improving their ability to capture the meaning of government purchasing, and to improve their efficiencies.

As an NIGP Instructor he promotes confidence, challenges minds, and guides positive outcomes. VAGP will benefit from his purchasing knowledge and his unshakeable belief in the ability that all public purchasing officials can do great things.

On the Faculty of:
Developing and Managing Requests for Proposals in the Public Sector
Presentation Skills for Procurement Officials