Leading Learning Advisor
NIGP: The Institute for Public Procurement
Carol Hodes, CAE, is the executive director, knowledge management of NIGP: The Institute for Public Procurement. A 15,000 member organization, NIGP is the only professional body representing the public procurement profession. For the past sixteen years she has been contributing to the advancement of education and professional development with NIGP.
Carol oversees all educational programming; course development; online learning; and the development of standards of practice, scholarships, and research grants.
Committed to advancing academic excellence for the profession, she spends a significant amount of time working with a number of stakeholders to deliver creative and innovative approaches to NIGP’s continuing efforts in support of lifelong learning.
Certified by ASAE in 2005, Carol was the chair of the ASAE Professional Development Committee for 2013-2014.