DCAA Overview and Resources Available for Small Businesses (Web-Cast) – 6/14/2017

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DCAA Overview and Resources Available for Small Businesses (Web-Cast) – 6/14/2017Date: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 from 11 am - 12 pm EST [Web-Cast]

The presentation will provide an overview of the Defense Contract Audit Agency including the responsibilities and duties.  The types of DCAA audits can that can be performed throughout the various phases of a contract will be discussed.  Finally, participants will learn about the DCAA Internet resources and tools that are available.

Meeting Details

Date & Time: Wednesday, June 14, 2017. 11:00 am – 12:00 pm EST
Location: Web Conference (register to secure log-in/dial-in details)

General Registration & Fees

Note: Registration fees for this Web Conference Meeting are based on membership level. Members and non-members are welcome to register for this meeting.

Fees for the meeting are as follows:

Upon completion of your registration, you will be provided with the meeting dial-in and log-in information.

[Government Agency, Large Prime Contractor and Resource Provider Representatives (as approved by USWCC) – Complimentary.]

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Vikki Hawthorne, National Director | Supplier Development - The American Small Business Chamber of Commerce
Vikki Hawthorne, National Director | Supplier Development – The American Small Business Chamber of Commerce

Vikki Hawthorne is the National Director – Supplier Development for The American Small Business Chamber of Commerce / NASBC – National Association of Small Business Contractors. Widely regarded as a passionate small business resource partner who thoroughly understands the many challenges of small business ownership, Ms. Hawthorne has extensive ‘insider’ experience in federal government contracting and training.  In 2014,  Ms. Hawthorne retired with 30 years of federal government service with the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA).

Ms. Hawthorne spent over 15 years as the Supplier Outreach Program Manager in the DLA Land and Maritime Small Business Programs Office before her promotion to the senior leadership position of Associate Director.  In that role, Ms. Hawthorne collaborated with small business advocate organizations and prime contractors to promote small business participation in federal prime and subcontracting procurement opportunities.  Ms. Hawthorne further expanded and facilitated supplier education with Training, Knowledge, Opportunities Seminars hosted by DLA Land and Maritime. In addition, Ms. Hawthorne coordinated with acquisition personnel to identify small and socioeconomically designated businesses as potential sources of supply. Ms. Hawthorne frequently regarded as subject matter expert for supplier and acquisition personnel training development was known nationally as an enthusiastic and thoughtful speaker, facilitator and trainer.