Purchasing Team

KCDA Contract & Procurement Specialists issue over 90 bids annually

based on the needs of members, fulfilling their bid requirements.


Open Position

Director of Purchasing


Contract and Procurement For:

Bus Stop Arm Cameras

Commercial Fitness Machines

Facility Maintenance Software

Industrial Arts & Career Technology Supply Catalog

Lighting, Sports Field and Court

Mobile Learning

Roofing Materials, Installation & Sitework

Technology Catalog

Joy Kuhlmann

Joined KCDA on September 16, 2016

Procurement Lead:

Art Supplies

Athletic & Sports Equipment

Audio Visual Equipment and Supplies

Avionics & Robotics



Grounds & Landscape

HVAC Filters

HVAC Maintenance Services

Interactive Technology

Lamps & Ballasts

Lunchroom Supplies

Maps and Globes

Mechanical Drawing

Modular Buildings

Patient Care Equipment

PE Equipment and Supplies


Ext. 133, jkuhlmann@kcda.org

Kathy Elliott

Joined KCDA on April 1, 1998

Contract and Procurement Specialist For:

Carpet and Specialty Flooring

Furniture (Artco Bell, General Furniture, Hon and Virco)

Musical Instruments



Ext. 149, kelliott@kcda.org

Paula Schilling

Joined KCDA on January 2, 2013

Contract and Procurement Specialist For:

Auditorium Seating


Classroom Aids

Commercial Kitchen Equipment

Custom Printed Materials

Ink & Toner Supplies


Maintenance Machines

Paper Supplies

Playground Equipment & Matting

Plumbing Equipment Parts & Supplies

Science Equipment & Supplies

Warehouse Supplies


Ext. 127, pschilling@kcda.org

Valerie Buckbee

Joined KCDA on February 16, 2016

Contract and Procurement Specialist For:

Athletic Surfaces

Chemical & Maintenance Supplies

Custodial Supplies

Early Childhood

First Aid

Food Commodities

Integrated Systems & Critical Communications

Library Supplies

Scoreboards and Marquis Signage

Sports Field Drainage Systems

Telephone Communications Systems

Water Bottle Filling Stations


Ext 134, vbuckbee@kcda.org

Jeanne Cassidy

Joined KCDA on February 1, 2017

Contract & Procurement Specialist For:

All General Supplies

Custom Printed Promotional Items

HVAC Building Systems

HVAC Materials & Equipment

Integrated Security Equipment and Fire Controls

LED Bulbs and Energy Assessment


Office and Classroom Supplies

Office Equipment/Business Machines

Tapes and Adhesives


Ext. 131, jcassidy@kcda.org

Mary Herman

Joined KCDA on September 17, 2007

Purchasing Assistant and Order Expeditor For:

Orders: Art Supplies, Ceramics, Crayola Support

Custom Stamps and Name Plates, Non-Standard Printer Toners & Special Projects


Ext. 119, mherman@kcda.org

Debbie Day

Joined KCDA on September 28, 2015

Senior Buyer

Custodial and Maintenance Support

Inventory Support

Item Maintenance

Special Quotations


Ext. 116, dday@kcda.org

Kiki Yuen

Joined KCDA on October 30, 2017

Purchasing Analyst

Copiers and Multi-Function Devices

Inventory Support

Item Maintenance

Modular Classroom Support

Special Quotations


Ext. 116, kyuen@kcda.org

Phone Numbers: 425-251-8115 ~ 800-422-5019

Fax Number: 253-395-5402


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