James F. Gerraughty, MBA, CPP
James started with the Southern Alleghenies (Altoona, PA) Procurement Technical Assistance Center, or PTAC in December 2012, and became program manager in January 2014. The PTAC serves 15 counties in central Pennsylvania, and has 2 subcenters. Within the Association of Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (APTAC), he serves on APTAC's Board as President, and previously was the Region 3 director. He also works with the APTAC Body of Knowledge subcommittee, and assists with media production.
Prior to his work with the PTAC, he performed research in telemedicine, media, and distance education for peer-reviewed publications, worked in public television, and drew weather maps. He has a BA in Telecommunications and an MBA, as well as APTAC's CPP certification, and the DVA CVE's Verification Counselor certification.