small business professional
washington headquarters services office of small business programs
Ms. Janique A. Hudson began work at the Washington Headquarters Services Office of Small Business Programs as a Small Business Professional in December 2014. Her duties and responsibilities include providing small business support and guidance to members of the WHS Acquisition Directorate and to customers that use WHS AD for their procurement support. She also provides guidance and assistance to the OSBP Director in a number of areas including regulatory-statutory compliance, assisting contract specialists and contracting offices in acquisition planning and early involvement. She assists the OSBP Director in the development and implementation of small business education and training for WHS AD and to DoD acquisition program offices. She conducts meetings with vendors and provides assistance in planning and participating in small business outreach events. Prior to her appointment at OSBP Ms. Hudson worked as a contract specialist at the Washington Headquarters Services Acquisition Directorate, Enterprise Office of the Secretary (EOSD) contracting branch from April 2012 until December 2014. As a contract specialist, Ms. Hudson was responsible for many of the acquisitions for knowledge-based services that support offices such as the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy and The Defense Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Office. In this position she procured a number of knowledge based services requirements and had responsibilities for awarding, administering and closing all contracts that she managed. Prior to entering the Federal Government, Ms. Hudson worked as a Procurement Specialist for Montgomery County Government. Ms. Hudson has 10 years of contracting and procurement experience.