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FAR Staff by Assignment

The Federal Acquisition Policy Division writes and revises the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR). The Division coordinates with the Office Federal Procurement Policy and other agencies in a highly collaborative and deliberative process to implement laws, executive orders, other agency regulations, and government-wide policies to support the maintenance of the FAR.

 

FAR ANALYST

PHONE NUMBER

EMAIL

Ed Loeb
(Chair, Acquisition Technology Team)

202-501-0650

Ed Loeb

Cecelia Davis
(Chair, Acquisition Ethics and International Law Team)

202-219-0202

Cecelia Davis

Deborah Erwin
(Deputy, Acquisition Environmental and Labor Law Team)
(Legal Advisor)

202-501-2164

Deborah Erwin

Kathy Hopkins
(Deputy, Acquisition Finance Team)

202-969-7226

Kathy Hopkins

Curtis Glover
(Chair, Acquisition Implementation Team)

202-501-1448

Curtis Glover

Michael Jackson
(Deputy, Acquisition Planning and Methods Team)

202-208-4949

Michael O. Jackson

Michael Jackson
(Acting Deputy, Acquisition Strategy Team)

202-208-4949

Michael O. Jackson

Charles Gray

202-208-6726

Charles Gray

Mahruba Uddowla
(Deputy, Acquisition Small Business Team)

703-605-2868

Mahruba Uddowla

 

PART

FAR PART TITLE

ANALYST

BACK-UP

TEAM

1

Federal Acquisition Regulations System

Shared

Shared

N/A

2

Definitions of Words and Terms

Shared

Shared

Shared

3

Improper Business Practices and Personal Conflicts of Interest

Erwin

Davis

Ethics and International Law

4

Administrative Matters

Glover

Davis

Implementation

5

Publicizing Contract Actions

Glover

Gray

Strategy

6

Competition Requirements

Jackson

Gray

Strategy

7

Acquisition Planning

Jackson

Glover

Planning and Methods

8

Required Sources of Supply and Services

Uddowla

Jackson

Planning and Methods

9.1

Contractor Qualifications; Responsible Prospective Contractors

Davis

Erwin

Ethics and International Law

9.2

Contractor Qualifications; Qualifications Requirements

Gray

Loeb

Strategy

9.3

Contractor Qualifications; First Article Testing and Approval

Gray

Hopkins

Strategy

9.4

Contractor Qualifications; Debarment, Suspension, and Ineligibility

Davis

Erwin

Ethics and International Law

9.5

Contractor Qualifications; Organizational and Consultant Conflicts of Interest

Erwin

Davis

Ethics and International Law

9.6

Contractor Qualifications; Contractor Team Arrangements

Uddowla

Hopkins

Strategy

9.7

Contractor Qualifications; Defense Production Pools and Research and Development Pools

Hopkins

Gray

Strategy

10

Market Research

Jackson

Uddowla

Planning and Methods

11

Describing Agency Needs

Jackson

Uddowla

Planning and Methods

12

Acquisition of Commercial Items

Jackson

Glover

Planning and Methods

13

Simplified Acquisition Procedures

Jackson

Loeb

Planning and Methods

14

Sealed Bidding

Jackson

Glover

Planning and Methods

15

Contracting by Negotiation (Less 15.4)

Jackson

Glover

Planning and Methods (except 15.4)

15.4

Contract Pricing

Hopkins

Loeb

Finance

16

Types of Contracts

Jackson

Glover

Planning and Methods

17

Special Contracting Methods

Jackson

Uddowla

Strategy

18

Emergency Procurement Authorities

Hopkins

Davis

Strategy

19

Small Business Programs

Uddowla

Loeb

Small Business

20

(Reserved)

 

 

 

21

(Reserved)

 

 

 

22

Application of Labor Laws to Government Acquisitions

Loeb

Jackson

Environmental and Labor Law

23

Environment, Conservation, and Occupational Safety

Gray

Hopkins

Environmental and Labor Law

24

Protection of Privacy and Freedom of Information

Gray

Erwin

Environmental and Labor Law

25

Foreign Acquisition

Davis

Glover

Ethics and International Law

26

Other Socioeconomic Programs

Uddowla

Loeb

Small Business

27

Patents, Data, and Copyrights

Erwin

Gray

Environmental and Labor Law

28

Bonds and Insurance

Davis

Hopkins

Finance

29

Taxes

Hopkins

Gray

Finance

30

Cost Accounting Standards Administration

Hopkins

Loeb

Finance

31

Contract Cost Principles and Procedures

Hopkins

Loeb

Finance

32

Contract Financing

Hopkins

Loeb

Finance

33

Protest, Disputes, and Appeals

Gray

Erwin

Environmental and Labor Law

34

Major Systems Acquisitions

Hopkins

Glover

Strategy

35

Research and Development Contracting

Hopkins

Jackson

Strategy

36

Construction and Architect-Engineer Contracts

Glover

Davis

Strategy

37

Service Contracting

Jackson

Uddowla

Planning and Methods

38

Federal Supply Service Contracting

Uddowla

Jackson

Planning and Methods

39

Acquisition of Information Technology

Loeb

Glover

Technology

40

(Reserved)

 

 

 

41

Acquisition of Utility Services

Davis

Glover

Strategy

42

Contract Administration

Glover

Davis

Implementation

43

Contract Modification

Glover

Davis

Implementation

44

Subcontracting Policies and Procedures

Uddowla

Loeb

Small Business

45

Government Property

Glover

Hopkins

Implementation

46

Quality Assurance

Glover

Hopkins

Implementation

47

Transportation

Glover

Hopkins

Implementation

48

Value Engineering

Glover

Hopkins

Strategy

49

Termination of Contracts

Glover

Hopkins

Implementation

50

Extraordinary Contractual Actions

Davis

Gray

Ethics and International Law

51

Use of Government Sources by Contractors

Uddowla

Jackson

Planning and Methods

52

Solicitation Provisions And Contract Clauses

Shared

Shared

Shared

53

Forms

Shared

Shared

Shared

 


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