Purchasing Services


Purchasing Services provides expert purchasing knowledge for specific commodities and contracting techniques, performs the buying functions for campus, develops written policies and procedures, educates and trains customers and delegated agents, promotes vendor/university relationships, and maintains centralized contracting and inventory records to provide control over the procurement cycle.


Lyman Fuson

Assistant Director - Strategic Purchasing


Hartley Murray

Assistant Director - Strategic Purchasing


Lori Voss

Director of Purchasing Services


Procurement Specialists

wdt_ID General Procurement Category Procurement Specialist List of Procurement Categories
2 Enterprise Good and Services Trisha Wilson Instruction Related Academic Support Services agreements (ASSAs); Entertainer & Speaker Services; Space Rental: Conference/Event & Catering (Hotel and other).
4 Enterprise Good and Services Marty Rostermundt Advertising Services; AV Equipment; Courier & Mail Services; Instructional Services-Recreational; Mail Fulfillment & List Services; Printers & Copiers; Printing; Temporary Staffing Services; Transportation-Buses, Cabs, & Parking
5 Enterprise Good and Services Sarah Martin Armored Car Services; Dry Cleaning/Linen Rental/Uniform Rental; Library; Moving; Rigging & Warehouse Services; Office Supplies; Promotional Items; Residential Housing (Non-UW Housing); Travel
7 Enterprise Good and Services Doreen Forslund Art/Museum; Display Design Services; Signage; Consulting Services; Window/Wall Coverings; Event Equipment Rentals (tents, tables, chairs); Instruction Related Academic Support Services agreements (ASSAs)
8 Facilities, Food, Athletics and Auxiliary Dave Brinkmeier Consulting Services-Financial & Accounting; Executive Searches; Food & Beverage, Supplies, & Related Services; Insurance Related Services; Revenue Producing Contracts; Social Services
9 Facilities, Food, Athletics and Auxiliary Contact purch@bussvc.wisc or 608-262-1526 Agriculture; Construction Related Services; Facilities; Grounds Maintenance Services; Janitorial Services; Surplus; Vehicles
10 Information Technology Bruce Riley Computer Software; IT Services; Software Consulting Services
11 Information Technology Melissa Viken Computer Software; IT Training and Services; Educational Consulting
13 Information Technology Contact purch@bussvc.wisc or 608-262-1526 Computer Hardware; Computer Peripherals; Servers/Storage; Cable/Internet/Broadcasting; Telecommunications
14 Scientific Janet Bresnahan Scientific Equipment, Supplies, Services, & Research Related ASSAs for the following departments: Biotech Center; Genetics; School of Medicine and Public Health; Veterinary Diagnostic Lab

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21 N. Park Street
Suite 6101
Madison, WI 53715-1218

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