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Purchasing/Procurement Manager

Nelson Sample
Nelson E. Sample, CPPO

Vendors/Contractors are encouraged to register as a Vendor/Contractor with eMMA at the Office of State Procurement and download the solicitation package. Vendors/Contractors must be registered with eMMA to receive solicitation information. If you require assistance, contact the help desk at or call 410-767-1492.

The Purchasing Department is located on the second floor of the Jesse L. Starkey Administration Building, 5980 Radio Station Road, La Plata, MD 20646. Minority business enterprises are encouraged to respond to all solicitations. Phone: 301-392-7586 Fax: 301-934-7247.

The Purchasing Department at Charles County Public Schools is also responsible for the re-distribution of surplus property within our school system, as well as, the sale of said property. If interested, our ads will appear on this site, as well as, in the Southern Maryland News newspaper. Contact the Purchasing Department at 301-392-7586 with any questions.

Purchasing Staff

Eleanor Foddrell

Eleanor Foddrell
Purchasing Analyst


Carletta Grier
Contract Administrator

Laura Vigneault
Laura Vigneault
Purchasing Assistant II
Alisha Sweatt
Alisha Sweatt
Purchasing Assistant

Warehouse Staff

Brian Richard
Warehouse Supervisor
Kevin Brickerd
Truck Driver
Vincent McKinney
Mail Truck Driver
Lee Clark, Sr.
Mail Truck Driver
Raymond Outlaw
Truck Driver
Ronald Greene
Truck Driver
Justin Taylor
Truck Driver