Contracting Assistance

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Native and tribally owned firms, contact Native PTAC:
To find a PTAC program in another state, visit:


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Phone: 206-256-6109 or
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