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About Purchasing

About Us

The Purchasing Department procures materials, supplies, equipment, and services for all County departments.

One of our primary goals is to maintain maximum dollar savings while ensuring required levels of quality. The Purchasing Department strives to treat vendors and contractors equitably and fairly by promoting competitive marketing through solicitation of quotations, bids, and proposals. Purchasing strives to bring the greatest value to Cobb County with integrity and honesty. This division provides assistance to the County Manager and the Board of Commissioners in securing procurements and future planning for Cobb County.

Main Staff

Position Name Phone
Interim Purchasing Director Stephanie Brice, CPPO, CPPB (770) 528-8439
Contract Management Coordinator Ariana Metcalfe                                            (770) 528-8887
Insurance Services Coordinator Brenda Barnes, MBA (770) 528-8421
Purchasing Agent Lisa Rodriguez (770) 528-8423
Administrative Coordinator Denise LaFave (770) 528-8426
Administrative Specialist II Renee Cameron (770) 528-8400


Position Name Phone
Senior Buyer Pamela Williford, GCPA (770) 528-8418
Senior Buyer Erin Wolfe, CPPB (770) 528-8420
Buyer Linda Drayton, GCPA (770) 528-8424
Buyer Kimberly Jordan (770) 528-8425

Buyer Commodity/Services Information

Buyer Commodities / Services Purchased
Linda Drayton Maintenance Repair and Operation Supplies; Water Equipment Supplies; Sporting and Athletic Goods; Park and Playground Equipment; Lumber; Material Handling
Pam Williford Technology; Office Furniture; Public Safety; Maintenance Contracts; Professional Services
Erin Wolfe Sealed Bid Information: bid awards, bid packages, bid advertisement, addenda
Kimberly Jordan Sealed Bid Information: bid awards, bid packages, annual contracts/master agreements

Surplus Property

Cobb County sells vehicles and miscellaneous surplus on the following internet websites: EBay, GovDeals and GovPlanet. The public is invited to bid on surplus County property. All items are sold "as-is, where-is."