Purchasing & Contract Administration

Where to find us:

Purchasing is located on Level 1 of the Civic Center at 250 Hamilton in downtown Palo Alto.
Take the elevators to Level 1 and exit to your left. Our offices are located at the end of the hall.
Main phone number: (650) 329-2271

Purchasing and Contract Administration Staff and Buyer's Directory:

John Montenero
, Chief Procurement Officer, (650) 329-2300
Manager of Purchasing and Contracts Administration

Carolynn Bissett, Contract Administrator, (650) 329-2460
Utilities, Police, Public Works Facilities and Procurement Card Administrator 

Cecilia Magana, Contract Administrator, (650) 329-2391
Procurement Card Administrator, Public Works, and Information Technology (IT)

Chris Anastole
, Contract Administrator, (650) 617-3167
Planning & Development Center, City Manager Office, City Auditor, Human Resources (PSO), Fire, Administrative Service
and Community Services

Saira Cardoza, Senior Buyer, (650) 329-2327 
Public Works Water Quality Control Plant, All Items within the WQCP Warehouse, and other areas

Renee Howard, Senior Buyer, (650) 496-5900
Utilities, and other areas

Gloria Jimenez, Buyer, (650) 329-2178
City Manager, City Attorney's, CSD, Human Resource, Fire, ASD and LIB

Clifton Wright, Administrative Associate II, (650) 329-2628
Administrative Support

Mailing Address:

Purchasing and Contract Administration
250 Hamilton Avenue, Level 1
Palo Alto, CA 94301

Municipal Service Center
3201 East Bayshore Road
Palo Alto CA 94303

Water Quality Control Plant
2501 Embarcadero Way
Palo Alto CA 94303

Phone: (650) 329-2271
Fax: (650) 329-2302

Last Updated: Oct 16, 2017
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