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February 2015 NCMA Webinar

29 January 2015

Please see the flyer below for information pertaining to our next FREE informative webinar entitled, "LPTA and Best Value".  Please follow the instructions listed on the flyer to attend!

December 2014 NCMA Webinar

02 December 2014

Please see the flyer below for information pertaining to our next free informative webinar entitled, "FAR/DFARS" Updates.


The NCMA Top Professionals Under 40 in Contract Management Award was established in 2012, to provide peerrecognition to the rising stars and top performers in the profession.  The Picatinny Chapter is thrilled to announce that Morgan Ross, Secretary, has been named as one of this year's winners!  Congratulations!


Mike Klein, Executive Vice President, was accepted into the 2014-2015 NCMA Contract Management Leadership Development Program (CMLDP).  Mike is the fifth Chapter member to be accepted into this program.  Kudos, Mike!

Al Rinaldi, member, earned the certification designation of Certified Federal Contracts Manager (CFCM).  Way to go, Al!

Upcoming Newsletter

30 June 2014

It has been a pretty busy end to this Program Year.  Make sure to check out the following in the upcoming newsletter:

1) Member Spotlight on LTC Quimby

2) Our Newest Certified Member: James Griffen, CFCM

3) A special congratulations to the NCMA Scholarship Winners:

- Danielle Beniulis from Jefferson Township High School
   for $1000
- Abigail Raymaker from Madison High School for $750 
- David Schuckman from Madison High School for $500


2014 National Education Seminar

30 May 2014

The NCMA Picatinny Chapter would like to thank everyone who made the 2014 NCMA Picatinny Chapter National Education Seminar a success.  To all our Members, volunteers and leaders, it was a smashing success with overwhelming positive feedback.  To view the pictures of the even please find the link below to our facebook page.

Check out the pictures here!

2014 National Education Seminar

13 May 2014

See the flyers below for our upcoming National Education Seminar (NES) for the 2014 Program Year.  This NES will cover Solicitations, Bids, Proposals, and Source Selection.

April Breakfast Seminar

18 March 2014

Come check out the flyer below for our upcoming breakfast seminar, "Understanding Essential Contract Provisions!"  It will be held at the Cannon Gates Catering & Conference Center, Tuesday April 8th, at 0830.  Come check it out.

February Breakfast Seminar 


6 March, 2014

Please check out the following link to check out our pictures from our least breakfast seminar!  More to come!  A special thanks to our guest Mr. Figueroa for spending the time and presenting!

Click here to see the pictures!

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February 24, 2014

To all our Members and Followers,

Please be advised that one of our chapter email accounts may have been compromised. If you receive any emails from the chapter that is not related to NCMA please delete these emails and contact the administrator immediately. We are currently working diligently to correct this issue.


NCMA Picatinny Chapter

February 2014 NCMA Picatinny Newsletter

February 24, 2014

Please see the link below for NCMA Picatinny Chapter's February 2014 News Letter!

Click Here!

Breakfast Seminar!

January 21, 2014

Please join us for an informative breakfast seminar:  "Creating value with and protecting your intellectual property", on Jnauary 28th, 2014 from 0800 to 0930 at The Cannon Gates Catering & Conference Center.  Please see the attached flyer for more information.

Congratulation Dominick Belfiore!

January 14, 2014

Please join us in congratulating Dominick Belfiore, Executive Vice President, regarding his published article in the Contract Management magazine.  Dominick has written a poignant article on ethics, (customer) service and each of us serving as ambassadors for our profession.

The article is contained within the January 2014 edition of CM magazine, on page 10.




December 2013 Newsletter!

January 7, 2014

We hope everyone had a great holiday season and welcomed 2014 with a bang.  Incase you missed it, or are not signed up for our newsletter, check out our December Newsletter.

Check it out here!

Walter R. Graalman Award Announcement

Novermeber 7, 2013

Congratulations to the NCMA Picatinny Chapter 2012-2013 Program Year for being awarded the Golden Graalman Award.

The Graalman Award recognizes chapters that provide the best value to members, taking into account the demographics and unique aspects of the chapter. In completing the Chapter Annual Report (CAR), NCMA’s goals and objectives were considered in connecting the chapter and NCMA. The Graalman Award serves as recognition for chapter excellence and the demonstration of effective chapter.

Congratulations everybody!

Professional Development in a Changing Enviornment

October 9, 2013

Please see the below flyer for more information involving our upcoming event on October 22, 2013!

Contract Management Magazine, October 2013, Authored by Member and President Elect! 


We are pleased to announce that Mitzi Whittenburg, NCMA Member and President Elect, will be published in the Contract Management magazine, October 2013 edition.  Mitzi co-authored an article with Roy Whittenburg entitled, “Using MIL-STD-31000A to Support Better Buying Power 2.0.”  This article serves as a supplemental piece to the seminar held on 22 May 2013, on the same topic.  The following is an excerpt of the article:

“In summary, MIL-STD-31000A achieves BBP 2.0 initiatives by utilizing technology to increase competition, reduce sourcing costs, shorten lead time, and improve quality throughout the product life cycle by modernizing the TDP process to be equivalent to industry and raising the bar on how the government acquires TDPs.”

Congratulations to Mitzi Whittenburg!


He's Coming!


Mark your calandars, on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 we will have a very special guest visiting us!

Congratulations to the 2013 NCMA Picatinny Chapter Scholarship Recipients!

JULY 25, 2013

A special congratulations to Elizabeth R. Klein!  This outstanding recipient was just one of the five students who received the 2013 NCMA Picatinny Chapter Scholarships!  Please stay tuned and check back with us for information about upcoming scholarship opportunities.


JULY 1, 2013

Congratulations to our Program Year 2013/2014 Elected Officers!

President: Holly Gregg
President-Elect: Mitzi Whittenburg
Executive Vice President: Dominick Belfiore
Secretary: Jessica Parker
Treasurer: Morgan Ross
VP Education: Mike Klein
VP Programs: Gene Spillane

We look forward to exciting upcoming Program Year!  If you are interested in becoming involved or see an opportunity to share your expertise please email


JUNE 10, 2013

A BIG THANKS to the Charity Committee consisting of Victoria Bocchino, Morgan Ross, Jessica Parker, and Holly Gregg.  The Committee developed the Chapter's first Handbook for Charitable Contributions which was approved at the Executive Committee meeting on June 10th.  Your hard work and dedication have helped the NCMA Picatinny Chapter outline its committment to provide community support and charitable contributions that strengthen the community for our members, their familiies, and the communities in which we live and work.  Your efforts are greatly appreciated.


JUNE 10, 2013

The NCMA Picatinny Chapter will be participating in the Picatinny Community Employee Appreciation Day on July 11, 2013.  Keep an eye out for chapter leaders and members around post and at our table!


JUNE 10, 2013

Join us on Wednesday June 12, 2013 for an informative FREE webinar entitled: "Intellectual Property: Growing Concerns in Government Contracting".  The topic will include key relevant authorities, issues that surface in the context of hypotheical sutiations, and implications of the statutory and contractual allocation of data rights.  The webinar will be hosted in the Buliding 10 Main Conference Room at Picatinny Arsenal, NJ from 1:30pm - 3:00pm.  Again, this is a FREE webinar but seats are limited so please RSVP to  Participants will earn 2.0 CLP hours.


Welcome to the website of the Picatinny Chapter of the National Contract Management Association (NCMA).  The NCMA Picatinny Chapter provides professional development through educational services, networking, and leadership opportunities.   We service government and private-sector contracting professionals in the greater area surrounding Picatinny Aresenal, New Jersey, including members on the Arsenal itself as well as participating members from throughout Northern New Jersey and the tri-state area. 

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