Program Manager for SPURR's Renewable Energy Aggregated Procurement (REAP) Program
Kevin Flanagan is a program manager for SPURR’s Renewable Energy Aggregated Procurement (REAP) Program. Kevin has 15+ years of experience working in the energy industry with a focus on renewable energy, RFP management, feasibility studies, and contract negotiation. Kevin is a graduate of Cal Poly SLO and more than anything enjoys spending time with his family exploring the world.
Interim Sr. Buyer, General Services San Mateo CCD
Kim Aviles started her professional career in public purchasing in 2019 as an assistant in the Procurement Department of her alma mater, San Francisco State University. From there, Kim became a temporary buyer for the University. Upon graduation, she went into private sector purchasing for a commercial real estate firm. In 2022, Kim went back to serving her community as a full-time buyer for San Mateo County Community College District where she is now the interim senior buyer. As the senior buyer for the district, Kim is in charge of managing the district’s fixed assets, the Xerox fleet, as well as the purchasing for: Cañada College, the ITS department, 2 athletic centers, and the district’s radio station – KCSM. When Kim isn't crushing it at work, she can be found hiking, whipping up culinary masterpieces in the kitchen, or getting lost in a good book.
Purchasing Supervisor at MiraCosta CCD
Kim Simonds is the Purchasing Supervisor at MiraCosta College. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Organizational Leadership from Colorado State University and a Master of Public Administration from California State University, Long Beach. She has over 20 years of procurement experience in the California Community College System. In the 13 years she has been with MiraCosta College, she has specialized in Public Works/Construction including related professional services and Contract Administration.