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Melissa M. Burant

Scott County Extension

875 Tanglefoot Lane
Bettendorf, IA  52722-1609

Cell: 563-726-9958

Email: mmburant@iastate.edu

Serving CIRAS from 8/25/2014

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Expertise

Bid Preparation Assistance
Government Contracting

Education

Masters of Business Administration from St. Ambrose University, Iowa, 2008
Bachelor of Science from Arizona State University, Arizona, 1996

Experience

Federal government contracting officer for the Army Contracting Command Rock Island, specializing in contingency contracting in Afghanistan, Iraq, Kuwait and Qatar from 2008 to 2014. Responsible for soliciting, awarding and administering requirements ranging from Security Services during the Iraq Drawdown in 2011 to Intelligence Support Services in Afghanistan. Previous to 2008, worked as a contract specialist in the Ammunition Division at Army Sustainment Command (ASC) and Tank Armament Command (TACOM), focusing on a wide variety of purchase orders and long term contracts. Ms. Burant is intricately familiar with the federal procurement process, having awarded contracts ranging in value for $30,000 to $499M.

 
 

Last updated: 1/29/2015