Erica R. McCann
Areas of Expertise:
federal procurement, acquisition reform, supply chain assurance, GSA, NDAA
Erica R. McCann is the director of federal procurement for the Information Technology Alliance for the Public Sector (ITAPS), a division of ITI, where she advocates on all legislative and regulatory actions that affect the federal supplier community.
Previously, Ms. McCann served as the Manager of Procurement Policy at TechAmerica where she oversaw issues relating to federal procurement policy, supply chain assurance, GSA, and acquisition reform. She began her career at Compusearch Software Systems as a marketing and business development consultant supporting a suite of products that served both the government’s and federal contractors' contract management needs.
She is also a member of, and regular presenter for, the National Contract Management Association. Ms. McCann studied political science, economics, and public policy at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and now proudly serves on the Executive Board for the UMass Alumni Association’s DC Chapter.
Blog Posts by Erica R. McCann
NDAA & the Lame Duck: Here’s What Contractors Should Be Watching and How Congress Can Get IT Right
When the House and Senate return for an expected ‘lame duck session’ after the election, one of the proposals they plan to focus on will be the FY15 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). To speed [...]10/24/2014 - ITI Blog
Rep. Ellison’s overbroad amendment could mean mass debarments for federal contracting community
As the appropriations process moves toward the Senate, the federal contractor community has cause for concern with a series of amendments in Fiscal Year 2015 House appropriations bills that could mean [...]07/17/2014 - ITI Blog
ITAPS Reaffirms Support for DHS Acquisition Bill on the Floor Today
The House of Representatives is scheduled to vote today, June 9th, 2014, on H.R. 4228 - DHS Acquisition Accountability and Efficiency Act. The Information Technology Alliance for Public Sector (ITAPS) [...]06/09/2014 - ITI Blog
FITARA: Don’t Throw the Baby Out with the Bathwater
The Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA) is one of House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa’s major pieces of legislation this year. The bill is [...]12/04/2013 - ITI Blog