Clark Hill Attorney Joseph B. Urban to Present "Spring Cleanup - Getting Your House in Order with Best Procurement and Contracting Policies" for the Michigan Association of Public School Academies

May 6, 2010
BIRMINGHAM, MI - Clark Hill attorney Joseph B. Urban will team with the Michigan Association of Public School Academies to present “ Spring Cleanup - Getting Your House in Order with Best Procurement and Contracting Practices ” on Thursday , Ma y 6th from 9 am – 12 pm at the Novi Sheraton. Joe will lead an interactive present ation to assist Boards and School Leaders in developing effective and responsible procurement processes.  For charter schools, good business hygiene begins with a clear assessment of an Academy's needs, effective communication of those needs to vendors and a thoughtful approach to holding vendors accountable for performance.  Participants will obtain the tools they need to plot a course through the procurement process in a manner that maximizes resources for the classroom instruction.