Procurement Technical Assistance Center

Procurement Technical Assistance Center

PTAC Plan Room Is OPEN!

NEW UPDATE! The PTAC Plan Room is open for in-person pickup Monday thru Thursday 8:30am – 5:00pm and Friday 8:30am - Noon. Please email to place to order. Call 361-698-1020 for details.

PTAC SERVICE AREA: The Del Mar College PTAC serves the following counties throughout the Coastal Bend: Aransas, Bee, Calhoun, Duval, Goliad, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Kleberg, Live Oak, McMullen, Nueces, Refugio, San Patricio and Victoria.


PTAC LogoThe Del Mar College Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) is Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency.

Disaster Assistance Prep for Contractors

Our goal is to assist any business interested in pursuing Federal, State, or Local government contracts through the following services:

  • Confidential Advising at No Charge
  • Federal, State and Local Registrations and Certifications
  • Plan Room for Area Government Construction Projects
  • Electronic Bid Match System at No Charge
  • Proposal Review & Bid Document Assistance
  • Assistance with System for Award Management Registration (
  • Network Opportunities with Area Governmental Agencies
  • Seminars and Workshops on a Variety of Procurement Topics
  • Vendor Procurement Integrated Enterprise Environment - PIEE (formerly Wide Area Workflow WAWF)

PTAC Clients

Have you been awarded a contract recently that you can attribute to some type of assistance from PTAC? If so, let us hear from you. PTAC is here to assist you in any way we can!

You’re encouraged to send us an email by clicking on our names or by using this address:

If you are a client of PTAC, please provide your feedback here about the assistance you received.

Del Mar College PTAC - Economic Impact

Indicator 2015  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020  2021 
Total Clients (active) 334 375 383 253 329 316 323
Total Advising Hours 2,291 1,254 1,500 1,660 2,104 2,082 2,194
Total Value of Contracts (in millions) $26.8 $11.6 $60.1 $48.4 $58.6 $86.9 $132.9
Job Creation - full time* 536 232 1,215 969 1,173 1,738 2658
Total Training Events 38 43 45 46 54 59 58
Total Attendees 949 1,505 1,197 1,168 1,091 974 810
 Del Mar College PTAC - Growing your Business One Contract at a Time!

*Job creation computation is 50k per full-time position.

This procurement technical assistance center is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Department of Defense.

Page last updated October 19, 2022.

PTAC Staff

Angie Britton

Angie Britton

PTAC Procurement Specialist
(361) 698-2187

Peter Essington
PTAC Procurement Specialist
(361) 698-2186

Robert Marraro
Robert Marraro
PTAC Procurement Specialist
Certified Purchasing Manager
(361) 698-1025

Nancy Phillips
Nancy A. Phillips
PTAC Procurement Specialist
(361) 698-1180

Susie 2019
Susie Hargress
PTAC Plan Room
(361) 698-1020

Veronica Renaud
PTAC Program Coordinator
(361) 698-1034

 Robert Mirabal
Robert Mirabal
PTAC Program Manager
Certified Procurement Professional
(361) 698-2221