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Purchasing Team

KCDA Contract & Procurement Specialists issue over 90 bids annually based on the needs of members, fulfilling their bid requirements.

Phone Numbers 425-251-8115 ~ 800-422-5019
Fax Number 253-395-5402

Thomas Kim - Director of Purchasing
Joined KCDA on September 10, 2018
Ext. 143

Prior to joining KCDA, Thomas was the Purchasing Manager at Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest health care systems in the country.  Prior to that position, Thomas was a Procurement Project Manager at Microsoft as well as a Procurement and Materials Manager at Amazon. Thomas has an MBA from Washington University in St. Louis and a degree in economics.
Managing Contracts:
Disaster Recovery - AEPA
HVAC and Mechanical Products and Solutions
LED Lighting Solutions - AEPA
Portable Air Purifiers
School and Instructional Supplies - AEPA
Vehicles - AEPA

Karl Durham - Contract & Procurement Specialist
Joined KCDA on July 26, 2021
Ext. 131

Managing Contracts:
Auditorium Seating
Binder Indexes
General Supplies
HVAC Building Systems
Integrated Security Systems and Fire Controls
Promotional Items
Roofing and Building Envelope Services - AEPA
Security Solutions - AEPA
Tapes and Adhesives

Writing Instruments

Julie Harris - Contract & Procurement Specialist
Joined KCDA on September 9, 2019
Ext. 116

Managing Contracts:
Ceramics Supplies
Commercial Kitchen Equipment
Copiers and Multifunction Devices KCDA and AEPA
Custom Printed Materials - Envelopes and Letterhead
Food Staples and Canned Goods
Health and Wellness
HVAC Maintenance
Library Supplies
Lunchroom Supplies and Equipment

Plumbing Supplies

Janice Lee - Contract & Procurement Specialist
Joined KCDA on March 18, 2019
Ext. 141

Managing Contracts:
Athletic Equipment, Uniforms, Accessories
Calendars - Academic and Annual
Commercial Fitness Equipment
Crayola Art and Craft Supplies
Critical Communications Systems
Facility Management Software - AEPA
Interactive Technology
Mobile Cellular Connectivity - AEPA
Musical Instruments
Physical Education Equipment and Supplies
Science Equipment and Supplies
Technology Catalog - AEPA

Telephone Communications Systems

Tonya Webster – Contract & Procurement Specialist
Joined KCDA on November 10, 2022
Ext. 129

Managing Contracts:
Artco Bell Furniture
Carpet and Specialty Flooring
General Furniture
Virco Furniture

White Boards and Display Cases

Rich Ward - Contract & Procurement Specialist
Joined KCDA on July 1, 2022
Ext. 134

Managing Contracts:
Classroom Aids
Custodial Supplies
Digital Display Solutions - Scoreboards and Signage - AEPA
Early Childhood Supplies & Furniture
Field Lighting
First Aid Supplies
Maintenance Machines
Modular Athletic Field Protection
Natural and Synthetic Athletic Surfaces - AEPA
Plastic Can Liners

Sports Field Drainage and Irrigation Sprinkler Systems

Karri Wyman - Contract & Procurement Lead
Joined KCDA on September 23, 2019
Ext. 133

Managing Contracts:
Art Brushes
Arts and Crafts
Audio Visual Equipment and Supplies
Bus Stop Arm Camera
Digital Resources/Instructional Materials - AEPA
Landscaping and Grounds Equipment - AEPA
Patient Care Training Equipment
Playground Equipment, Surfacing and Site Amenities
Portable Classrooms/Modulars
Restroom - Playground and Recreational Structures - AEPA

Wireless Bus Video Security Systems

Carmen Parker – Purchasing Specialist
Joined KCDA on September 27, 2021
Ext. 149

Managing Contracts:
HVAC Air Filters
Ink and Toner Cartridges
Paper, Color Copy, Construction
Paper Supplies, Dated Materials and Reference
Printing Paper - Colors and Specialty

Multi-Purpose Copy Paper - White

Debbie Day - Inventory & Procurement Lead
Joined KCDA on September 28, 2015
Ext. 130

Custodial Support
General Supplies Support
Inventory Item Maintenance
Inventory Management Support

Purchasing for Strategic Departments and Training

Chao Boli - Inventory & Procurement Assistant
Joined KCDA on June 27, 2022
Ext. 119

Managing Contracts
Hon Furniture
Arts and Crafts
Classroom Aids
General Supplies

 Veronica Kester - Inventory & Procurement Assistant
Joined KCDA on November 10, 2022
Ext. 144
Arts & Crafts
Classroom Aids