Hal GoodHarold (Hal) Good, CPPO is  Director of Purchasing for Frederick County, Maryland  and First  Vice President and Communications Director for the National Procurement Institute, (NPI).  Hal administers NPI’s social networking sites on Twitter, Linkedin, GovLoop and Facebook in addition to maintaining personal sites on the same four networks.

Previous positions held include:  Director of Procurement and Contracting for the city of Palm Springs, California and several materials management related positions at New York University Medical Center in New York City.

Hal lists among his accomplishments having served as national president of the Airport Purchasing Group, (APG), as well as serving two terms as president of the California Chapter of the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing, (NIGP). . He was awarded NIGP’s national Distinguished Service Award in 2002