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Title:Procurement Task Force, State
Contact Name:Raven DeVaughn
Contact Title:Assistant Director, CMS
Contact E-Mail:raven.devaughn@illinois.gov
Contact Comments:
Function:
The task force shall survey the State procurement
process and make recommendations to: (i) ensure that the process is equitable and efficient; (ii) provide departments with the flexibility needed to be successful; (iii) change the current structure of the procurement process; (iv) update the process to reflect modern procurement methods; (v) increase women-owned and minority-owned business participation; (vi)  increase participation by Illinois vendors; and (vii) reduce costs and increase efficiency of State procurements.  
Senate Confirmation:No
Qualifications:
Composition:
        (1) 4 members of the House of Representatives,   appointed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives;  
        (2) 4 members of the Senate, appointed by the President of the Senate;  
        (3) 3 members of the House of Representatives, appointed by the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives;  
        (4) 3 members of the Senate, appointed by the Minority Leader of the Senate;  
        (5) 1 member representing State institutions of higher education, appointed by the President of the Senate;  
        (6) 1 member representing State institutions of higher education, appointed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives;  
        (7) 5 members representing vendors, with one each appointed by the Governor, the Speaker of the House of  Representatives, the President of the Senate, the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, and the Minority Leader of the Senate;  
        (8) 5 members of the public representing women-owned and minority-owned businesses, with one each appointed by the Governor, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, the President of the Senate, the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, and the Minority Leader of the Senate;  
        (9) 1 member from the Department of Central Management Services, appointed by the Governor;  
        (10) 1 member from the Department of Transportation, appointed by the Governor;  
        (11) 1 member from the Department of Information and Technology, appointed by the Governor;  
        (12) 1 Chief Procurement Officer, appointed by the Governor; and  
        (13) the Chairperson of the Commission on Equity and  Inclusion, who shall serve as Chair of the Task Force.  
Authority:P.A. 102-721

 Member Names

Name (Last, First)Term ExpiresMember SinceAffiliationAppointed ByPositionTitleCounty
Anderson, Sen. Neil5/20/2022Minority Leader of the SenateMemberSenator
Artl, Kevin6/28/2022Minority Leader of the House of RepresentativesMember Representing vendors
Bennett, Sen. Scott 6/7/2022President of the SenateMemberSenator
Castro, Sen. Cristina 6/7/2022President of the SenateMemberSenator
Curran, Sen. John5/20/2022Minority Leader of the SenateMemberSenator
Fowler, Sen. Dale5/20/2022Minority Leader of the SenateMemberSenator
Harris III, Sen. Napoleon 6/7/2022President of the SenateMemberSenator
Johnson, Sen. Adriane 6/7/2022President of the SenateMemberSenator
Keicher, Rep. Jeff6/28/2022Minority Leader of the House of RepresentativesMemberHouse of Representatives
Robinson, Kim6/28/2022Minority Leader of the House of RepresentativeMemberPublic representing women-owned and minority-owned businesses
Swanson, Rep. Dan6/28/2022Minority Leader of the House of RepresentativesMemberHouse of Representatives
VacantSpeaker of the House of RepresentativesMemberHouse of Representatives
VacantSpeaker of the House of RepresentativesMemberHouse of Representatives
VacantSpeaker of the House of RepresentativesMemberHouse of Representatives
VacantSpeaker of the House of RepresentativesMemberHouse of Representatives
VacantMinority Leader of the House of RepresentativesMemberHouse of Representatives
VacantGovernorMemberChief Procurement Officer
VacantGovernorMember Department of Transportation
VacantGovernorMemberDepartment of Information and Technology
VacantGovernorMemberDepartment of Central Management Services
VacantPresident of the SenateMemberRepresenting State institutions of higher education
VacantSpeaker of the House of RepresentativesMemberRepresenting State institutions of higher education
VacantGovernorMember Representing vendors
VacantSpeaker of the House of RepresentativesMemberRepresenting vendors
VacantPresident of the SenateMemberRepresenting vendors
VacantMinority Leader of the SenateMember Representing vendors
VacantGovernorMemberPublic representing women-owned and minority-owned businesses
VacantSpeaker of the House of RepresentativesMemberPublic representing women-owned and minority-owned businesses
VacantPresident of the SenateMemberPublic representing women-owned and minority-owned businesses
VacantMinority Leader of the SenateMemberPublic representing women-owned and minority-owned businesses
VacantStatuteChairChairperson of the Commission on Equity and Inclusion