Sherry Savage became the Program Manager for the Procurement Technical Assistance Program (PTAP) at the Defense Logistics Agency in 2016. She is responsible for oversight of the agency’s administration of this cooperative agreement program that aims to expand the number of businesses capable of participating in government contracts. Prior to her current position, Ms. Savage supported the PTAP as a Grants Officer.
Ms. Savage’s career with the Defense Logistics Agency began in 2006 as a Procurement Analyst
assigned to DLA Acquisition. Subsequently appointed Supervisory Business Manager, Ms. Savage managed the directorate’s internal operations. In 2004 Ms. Savage awarded and administered cost type system design and demonstration contracts for US Army Communications-Electronics Command. In 2002 she served as a Contract Specialist on the integrated product team in program management office Reserve Component Automated System, awarding and administering a cost plus award fee information technology contract. Ms. Savage spent the early years of her contracting career purchasing supplies and services for the Michigan Army National Guard.
A native of Michigan, Ms. Savage received a Bachelor of Science degree from Liberty University where she majored in Business. Ms. Savage is Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) Level III certified in the Contracting career field, Level II certified in the Program Management career field, and is a member of the Army Acquisition Corps.