Find a Procurement Technical Assistance Center

More than 300 local PTAC offices serve most areas of the country.   If there is not a PTAC office that serves your specific area area, contact one that is nearest to you, and they may be able to help you. Most PTACs can also provide assistance via phone, e-mail, and webcall in cases where distance presents a challenge.

Iowa State University PTAC

Statewide PTAC
1805 Collaboration Place, Suite 2300
Ames, IA 50010
(515) 294-3420
Ames Office
1805 Collaboration Place, Suite 2300
Ames, IA 50010
Ronald Cox
CIRAS Director
Email Address: rcox@iastate.edu
Mary Zimmerman
Government Contracting Specialist
Phone: (515) 450-1278
Email Address: maryz@iastate.edu
Cedar Rapids Office
383 Collins Road NE, Suite. 201
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
(319) 310-8612
Julie Fagle, CA
Interim Program Manager
Phone: (319) 310-8612
Email Address: jafagle@iastate.edu
Council Bluffs Office
149 West Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503-4312
(712) 256-5672
Andrew (Andy) Alexander, CPP, CCAS
Government Contract Specialist
Phone: (402) 547-0333
Email Address: andyalex@iastate.edu
Davenport Office
1225 E River Dr, #322
Davenport, IA 52803
(563) 726-9958
Melissa Burant
Government Contracting Specialist
Phone: (563) 726-9958
Email Address: mmburant@iastate.edu
Des Moines Office
1840 NW 118th Street
Ste. 206
Clive, IA 50325
LEAH BARTON
Program Director
Phone: (515) 291-0733
Email Address: bartonl@iastate.edu
Justin Niceswanger
Government Contract Specialist
Phone: (515) 509-9565
Email Address: jnice@iastate.edu
Jodi Essex, CPP
Government Contracting Specialist
Phone: (515) 509-0769
Email Address: jodir@iastate.edu
Iowa City Office
136 S. Dubuque Street
Iowa City, IA 52240
Samantha Ferm
Government Contract Specialist
Phone: (319) 333-9558
Email Address: siferm@iastate.edu