Office of Procurement & Logistics

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Vision Statement

To support the goals and objectives of Detroit Public Schools Community District by working together to deliver excellence in Procurement & Logistics for DPSCD students and staff.

Mission Statement

Procure quality goods and services from innovative strategic suppliers that are delivered on time, every time, at the right price with the right contract terms and conditions, thus providing DPSCD with the highest value possible.

We value the growth, development and innovation of our procurement & logistics team members and our internal partners. We are committed to a Procurement process that exemplifies integrity, discipline, excellence and adherence to relevant laws, and Board policies and procedures.
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Bid on Detroit Public Schools Community District goods and services


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Procurement & Logistics Office

3011 W. Grand Blvd.
11th Floor, Suite 1100
(W Grand Blvd Elevators)
Detroit, MI 48202


Deborah Carter
Operation Unit: (Categories) Travel/Meetings; Transportation; Food Services / Facilities-Ops, FOIA’s
(313) 873-4895

Julie Yelick
Technology Unit: (Categories) Technology Gds & Svcs; Medical Service; Professional Services: Legal Finance/ Risk Management/ Labor; Office Products; HR & Professional Services: Direct Connect; Cooperative Purchasing; PeopleSoft Catalogs;
(313) 873-6462

[Please contact Ms. Carter or Ms. Yelick for direction]
Academic Unit: (Categories) Supplemental Programs; Consultants; Athletics; Classroom Materials; Textbooks

Assistant Buyers

Sharron Greer
Support: Travel; Transportation; Food Services; Safety;
(313) 873-4994

Alex Hardesty
Support: Technology Goods & Services; Facilities-Ops
(313) 873-4918

CharRhonda Moye
Support: Supplemental Programs; Consultants; Athletics
(313) 873-6029

Earl Smith
Support: Classroom Materials; Textbooks
(313) 873-4947