Support your procurement team with this great new training opportunity from The North Texas Council of Governments. NTXCOG is NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS for the NEW AND EMERGING PROCUREMENT OFFICER program. Over an 8-month period your team can participate in leadership skills assessments and connect with subject matter experts and peers in interactive sessions based on “real-time” issues – walking away with answers, plans and options to handle your day-to-day operations, address strategic planning and increase customer service. Content contributors include The Center for Procurement Excellence, DIR, NASPO, The Harvard Kennedy Government Procurement Lab and Government Procurement and Leadership Solutions.
Diane Palmer-Boeck, Director of Procurement and Project Management at the City of Plano will be the facilitator of the program. To learn more about her background please visit

Program Flyer with links to apply can be found at:

If you have any questions feel free to contact Diane directly at