The Washington Department of Commerce and Washington PTAC are here to support your efforts to succeed in the government marketplace! If you have unanswered question, want to talk strategy, review a request for proposal, or otherwise talk shop with one of our government contracting experts statewide, please contact:


Washington State Department of Commerce

Defense Business Development Manager, Military & Defense Sector

Stephanie Scott


(206) 384-8211



Washington Procurement Technical Assistance Center


Our partner, the Washington Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), a statewide program of the Thurston EDC, offers no cost, confidential, one-on-one technical assistance in all aspects of selling to federal, state and local governments.


Kitsap Economic Development Alliance
4312 Kitsap Way, Suite 103
Bremerton, WA 98312
Phone: (877) 465-4872 Fax: (360)479-4653
Theresa Mangrum, Kathy Cocus, & Mary Jo Juarez kitsap@washingtonptac.org

Tri-City Regional Chamber of Commerce
7130 W Grandridge Blvd, Suite C
Kennewick, WA 99336
Phone: (509) 491-3231 Fax: (509) 783-1733
Ashley Coronado tricity@washingtonptac.org

Thurston County Economic Development Council
4220 6th Ave SE
Lacey, WA 98503
Phone: (360) 754-6320 Fax: (360) 407-3980
Wayne Wertz, Dale Colbert thurston@washingtonptac.org

Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce
1101 Broadway, Suite 100
Vancouver, WA 98660
Phone: (360) 694-2588
Jeannet Santiago swwa@washingtonptac.org

Green River College
1221 D St NE, Sute 210 C
Auburn, WA 98002
Phone: (253) 520-6267
Darrell Sundell king@washingtonptac.org

Bates Technical College
1101 South Yakima Avenue Room – M123B
Tacoma, WA 98405
Phone: (253) 680-7054 Fax: (253) 680-7771
Tom Westerlund pierce@washingtonptac.org

Greater Spokane Incorporated
801 Riverside Avenue, Suite 100
Spokane, WA 99201
Phone: (509) 321-3641 Fax: (509) 747-0077
Jessica Kirk spokane@washingtonptac.org

Economic Alliance Snohomish County
808 134th St SW, Suite 101
Everett, WA 98204
Phone: (425) 248-4223 Fax: (425) 743-5726
Cate Taylor snohomish@washingtonptac.org

Native and tribally owned firms, contact Native PTAC: http://www.tworiverscdc.org/services/native-ptac/
To find a PTAC program in another state, visit: www.aptac-us.org.


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Need Assistance?

Call or email us for help understanding how federal contracting can serve your business.
Phone: 206-256-6109 or
Email: Stephanie.Scott@Commerce.wa.gov
Learn more about technical assistance advisors.