27th Annual Picture

We had over 120 people representing 45 Tribal Nations in Santa Fe, NM for the 27th Annual NNAPA Training Conference. Make plans to attend the 2018 conference!

Want to be added to our mailing list for 2018? Email your name to Steve Govreau, Treasurer at sgovreau@southernute-nsn.gov.

 Click here to download the GSA presentations:

Rev_NNAPA17_MAS         Rev_NNAPA17_GSAXcess

NNAPA17_Travel     NNAPA17_SmartPay

 Click here to download Bill Helmich’s presentations:

B – Excerpts from 25 CFR Part 900 A – Excerpts From 2 CFR Part 200 H – Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) – excerpts G – Final Super Circular – 2 CFR 200 F – Changes Clauses E – Defining an Indian Company D – Certifications C – Excerpts Travel Regs 41 CFR 301


 2017 Session Topics Included:

• Getting the most out of the GSA

• How to administer grants to comply with federal government reporting requirements

• Setting up Vendor Award Procedures to comply with the new Super Circular procurement requirements

• Supplier Certification Policy & Procedures to comply with OFAC (Office of Foreign Assets Control)-US Treasury requirements

Training for all levels of experience!

Procurement Fundamentals-Breakout Session A
(Procurement Ethics, RFP Basics, Insurance & Bonds, Contracting basics, Design-Build versus Design-Bid Build, and more.)

Advanced Procurement Fundamentals-Breakout Session B
(Master Purchase Agreements/Contract Life Cycle Management)

The Daily Grind-Small group sessions to focus your challenges and issues.


The training conferences are designed for Purchasing Managers, Purchasing Agents, Buyers, Property Managers, Property Clerks, Contract Officers, Enterprise Organizations, and Federal Agencies, including B.I.A., I.H.S., and H.U.D.

The NNAPA provides a conference that is customized to fit your unique training needs for purchasing and contracting among Native American organizations.

Board of Directors-2017  Mission Statement  W-9-2017