Karen Pica

  • Karen Pica: Start with a defined goal or outcome

    Karen Pica, a management analyst at the Office of Management and Budget’s Office of Procurement Policy, is one of 50 new fellows for the National Academy of Public Administration.

  • Agencies setting off into the next data frontier — procurement

    GSA, NASA and NIH are providing agency customers more insight into what they are buying, how they are buying it and what prices they are paying. OFPP plans to launch the Prices Paid Portal later this year. But others say it’s not about the data, but the outcomes agencies are trying to achieve.