We are pleased to announce that Melissa Viken will be joining Purchasing Services as a Procurement Specialist. Melissa is a Senior Purchasing Agent at the Department of Transportation and has been the IT buyer there for the last four years. During that time she was also a subject matter expert during the rollout of the Strategic Sourcing/e-Supplier module, the STAR online bidding system. Previous to DOT Melissa was at UWSA as a Purchasing Analyst and Purchasing Agent for five years. Her planned start date is July 16.