Designated Buyers

The following tables list which buyers are responsible for which commodities and departments

If a department needs a specific commodity, they should contact the buyer for that commodity, not the buyer for that department. For example, if CAS is in need of office moving, CAS should contact Ralph Castiglione who manages the commodity and not Evan Bradford who manages CAS

Senior Director of Procurement and Contracts

Table showing head of Procurements Contracts Department, what departments they work with, what they can approve, etc.
Name Title Contact Information Departments Contracts & Commodities Signatory Authority PSA Authority FRP Authority Other Duties
Brian Blair Senior Director, Procurement & Contracts (p) 885-2842
bblair@
VP Finance, General Counsel, Risk Management All, Telecom Service Up to $100,000 Review & change Develop, review and approve Social Responsibility & Complex Transactions, PCD Business Intelligence, Informer (2), Vendor database, Eprocurement (1), Travel (2)

Purchasing Team

Table showing staff members in the Purchashing Team of the Procurements and Contracts Department, what departments they work with, what they can approve, etc.
Name Title Contact Information Departments Contracts & Commodities Signatory Authority PSA Authority FRP Authority Other Duties
Eleni Karistinos Procurement Manager (p) 885-3830
karistin@
President, Enrollment, Student Activities, Campus Life Jacobs Fitness All, Furniture & Fixtures, Travel, Hotels, Rental Cars Up to $50,000 Review Develop, review and approve Purchasing Reporting, Informer, Colleague, Eprocurement (2)
Alex Stanchfield Buyer IV (p) 885-3812
alexstan@
University Communications, SPA, KOGOD, WAMU, WCL Library Printing, Business Cards, Stationery, Shredding , Signage, Nameplates, Nametags, In-line water filters & bottled water Up to $25,000 Review Develop & Review Purchasing Reporting (2), Help Desk (2)
Tara Stratford Buyer III (p) 885-3813
tstratfo@
OIT, CTRL, SOC, University Library Copiers, Computer Hardware & software, AV Equipment & AV Integrators, Coffee (First Choice) Up to $25,000 Review Develop & Review C.R. Logbook
Evan Bradford Buyer II (p) 885-3814
ebradfo@
Alumni Relations, Athletics, CAS, Katzen, Greenberg Theatre, Facilities Inventory, Public Safety, WCL Facilities Equipment and supplies for Scientific/Medical, Office Supplies (WB Mason), Athletics, and FRC; Art & Music Up to $25,000 Review Develop & Review Help Desk, Colleague (2), Contract Administration (2)

Contracts Team

Table showing staff members in the Contracts Team of the Procurements and Contracts Department, what departments they work with, what they can approve, etc.
Name Title Contact Information Departments Contracts & Commodities Signatory Authority PSA Authority FRP Authority Other Duties
Lauren Crisafulli-Delio Strategic Contract Team Lead (p) 885-8962
ldelio@
All Department All business contracts (non facilities or construction contracts) Up to $25,000 Review Develop, review and approve
Pei Chu Senior Procurement & Contracts
Coordinator
(p) 885-3811
peichu@
All Departments All business contracts, administration and support Up to $15,000 Review Develop & Review
John Danner Contract Team Lead (p) 885-2310
jgdann@
Facilities, EH&S, Auxiliary Services, Risk Management (2) Facilities contracts, Print Management, Surplus Equipment Program and Fixed Assets Up to $50,000 Review Develop, review and approve Invoice Compliance, Sustainability
Ralph Castiglione Contract Analyst (p) 885-1116
rcastig@
PPM, Capital Renewal & Deferred Maintenance Architects, Construction, Housing relocation, Furniture and Fixtures (2), Office moving Up to $50,000 Review Develop, review and approve Invoice Compliance
Leo Dangerfield Clerk (p) 885-2050
ldangerf@
Central Receiving, Scantron sheets, Inventory, Surplus Equipment Program and Fixed Assets (2) $0

Corporate Card

Table showing staff members who manage the AU Visa Corporate Card
Name Title Contact Information Departments Contracts & Commodities Signatory Authority PSA Authority FRP Authority Other Duties
Robert Lu Corporate Card Administrator (p) 885-3899
robertlu@
Corporate Card Program $0