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Main Phone Number
(208) 426-1283

Main Fax Number
(208) 426-1152

General Email

Mailing Address
Boise State University
Purchasing Department
1910 University Dr.
Boise, ID 83725-1210
Campus Location
University Plaza Building
960 Broadway, Suite 300
Campus Location Map
Mail Stop – 1210

Terri Spinazza

Purchasing Director
Phone: (208) 426-2168
Purchasing Policy
Contract review, Revenue contracts
Student health insurance
Oracle Fusion Cloud Purchasing Team

Lori Farris

Asst. Director, Purchasing Operations
Phone: (208) 426-5449
Uniform Guidance Policy/Procedure
Supplier Diversity and
Small Business Program Manager
Operations and process improvement
Oracle Fusion Cloud Purchasing Team
Albertsons Library contracts

Shannan Thomas

Asst. Director,
Purchasing Projects & Contract Management

Phone: (208) 426-1549
Campus outreach-
strategic planning of major purchases
IT services, software/hardware, license agreements

Nancy Schwend

Senior Buyer
Phone: (208) 426-3363
College of Engineering purchases
Financial services contracts
Vehicle leases
Oracle Fusion Cloud Purchasing Team

David Dickman

Buyer/Sponsored Projects Purchasing Specialist
Phone: (208) 426-3702
Sponsored Projects purchases
Small Business liaison
Vehicle purchases
Athletics service contracts
Equipment and services for:
  Facilities Maintenance & Operations
  Transportation & Parking
  College of Education
  College of Arts and Sciences

Kristen King

Phone: (208) 426-1802
Promotional products
State contract furniture
Athletics supplies & equipment
Equipment and services for:
  College of Business and Economics
  A&E Services
  School of Public Service
  Boise State Public Radio
  Music/Marching band
  Campus Rec Center

Linda Chromey

Phone: (208) 426-2228
Bus charters
State Contract lab supplies & equipment
Surplus Property
Equipment and services for:
  Student Union
  University Housing
  Morrison Center
  Taco Bell Arena
  College of Health Science
  School of Nursing

Lesley Knight

Associate Buyer
Phone: (208) 426-2226
Audio Visual Equipment
IT Purchases and Contract Renewals
Event rental equipment
Computer orders

John Shinn

Technical Records Specialist,
Assistant Buyer

Phone: 208-426-1107
Contract Management Report
Computer and Copier Orders
State contract purchases
Open PO Report and Analysis
Certificate of Insurance documentation
Dept. Admin Support

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