Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA): Elements of an Adequate Proposal (Live Webinar)
During this webinar, we’ll provide an overview of how proposal adequacy is determined through discussions on Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFAR). We’ll also discuss proposal adequacy requirements for cost elements such as Direct Labor, Material, Subcontracts, Other Direct Costs (ODCs), and Indirect Rates.
Finally, participants will learn about historical data considerations such as FAR Part 31 – unallowable costs, common proposal deficiencies, and regulatory resources to assist with proposal development.
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The PTAC Team will discuss the free services offered to small business owners when exploring government contracting opportunities.
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Joseph is the Small Business Program Manager and is located at DCAA Headquarters in Fort Belvoir, Virginia. In this capacity, he serves as the program manager and audit expert for the small business program with responsibility to provide assistance, consultation and internal control with regard to audit requirements and their application to small business.
He graduated from California University of Pennsylvania with a Master of Science in Business Administration and a Bachelors in Accounting. Joseph began his DCAA career as an Auditor at the Herndon Branch Office in Northern Virginia. He was promoted to Supervisory Auditor and then Branch Manager at the Springfield Branch Office in Alexandria, VA.
Maryann brings over 30 years of government contracting experience to her position as director of UCEDC’s PTAC program. She brings a unique perspective to the job as she’s held positions on both sides of the table – helping businesses to obtain government contracts as well as overseeing the government contract process for a manufacturing concern in New Jersey.
Following an 18-year tenure as a senior contracting official for Greenbrier Industries in Englewood Cliffs, Maryann served as director of the Rockland County PTAC for 13 years. She joined UCEDC in 2007, and under her direction, the PTAC program was awarded the 2010 “Outstanding Center Award” by the Association of Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (APTAC).
In her role as a procurement counselor with UCEDC’s PTAC program, Nadine assists small business owners with marketing and selling their products and services to federal, state and local government agencies.
With more than 20 years of combined experience in both the public and private sectors of government contracting, Nadine has a thorough grasp of how to navigate the government contracting system. She believes that this familiarity enables her to successfully help small businesses understand how to find, bid, win, and perform on government contracts.