Alicia Pope serves as a Category Manager on the Services, IT and Special Projects team for the Department of Administrative Services, State Purchasing Division. Ms. Pope has over 13 years combined experience in Strategic Sourcing & Contract Management. She earned a Masters in Public Administration – Government Contracts from Troy University and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Albany State University. She is a Georgia Certified Procurement Manager (GCPM) and maintains active membership with the National Association of State Procurement Officers (NASPO) and the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing (NIGP). Some of Alicia's strategically sourced accomplishments are Expedited Delivery Services, Temporary Staffing Services, Security Services, Substance Abuse Testing Services, Mail Equipment Services, Indefinite Quantity Construction Services, Document Destruction Services, etc.