Will Bring Federal Grants Knowledge to Leading Grants Association
Washington, DC, March 30, 2012: TCG vice president Judith Turner has been nominated to the Board of Directors of the National Grants Management Association (NGMA). Ms. Turner is one of seven candidates the NGMA nominating committee chose for the new board. The full slate of candidates will be presented to the NGMA membership for approval at NGMA’s annual conference, which will be held April 22–25 at the Holiday Inn Crowne Plaza in Alexandria, VA. TCG supports NGMA as a Director Level Corporate Sponsor.
Ms. Turner joined TCG in 1997. A recognized Federal grants management expert, she oversees TCG’s grants management practice, where her focus is on managing grants-related programs and projects to ensure that TCG builds systems that have the exact richness and depth that will advance a client’s grants-oriented objectives. She has led grants management projects at NIH, DOT, USDA, CNCS, and other Federal agencies, and for the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine. Projects range from business process reengineering, to management advisory services, to developing and evaluating grants systems.
TCG (www.tcg.com) is an award-winning small business that specializes in tailored information technology solutions and advisory services with a particular focus on grants management, collaboration platforms, and budget formulation and execution. TCG transforms information technology infrastructures and inconsistent processes to integrated environments built on reusable functionality, consistent business processes, and interoperable infrastructures. The multiple awards that TCG and its clients have received demonstrate the benefits of using best practices such as CMMI, ITIL, and PMBOK to meet complex technology and management needs.
TCG’s company goal is to save the US taxpayer $1 billion by 2016. So far the company has saved the government in excess of $265 million by automating once-costly processes, using time-saving and money-saving processes in developing code, helping the government restructure its business processes, and paying careful attention to the company’s own expenses on contracts.
The National Grants Management Association (www.ngma.org) is recognized throughout the grants management industry as the membership association leader providing tools for grants professionals to support and maintain high levels of grants management competency and to establish standards of excellence for grants managers.
NGMA provides comprehensive grants management training, professional certification, continuing professional education, resources, and a forum for networking for grants industry professionals. NGMA serves all levels of government (federal, state, local, tribal), non-profit organizations, foundations, institutions of higher education, and affiliated private sector organizations.
Collectively, NGMA members are responsible for the management of billions of dollars in grants.
David G. Cassidy