Acquisition Assistance Management Division

How to do Business with the Bureau of Reclamation

  • Market your Business

    • Capability Statement and/or Brochures
    • Meet with Small Business Specialist
    • Review DOI’s (including Reclamation’s) Forecast of Contracting Opportunities at https://www.doi.gov/pmb/osdbu/forecast/; or through the General Services Administration’s Acquisition Gateway at https://hallways.cap.gsa.gov/app/#/.
    • Business Cards – Ensure proper information
      1. Company Name
      2. Type of Business
        • Small Business (SB)
        • Small Disadvantaged Businesses (SDB)
        • 8(a) Firms
        • Woman-Owned, Small Businesses (WOSB) or Economically-Disadvantaged, Woman-Owned, Small Businesses (EDWOSB)
        • Historically-Underutilized, Small Business Zone (HUBZone)
        • Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB)

  • Register your firm’s profile at https://sam.gov/content/home domains that contain migrated data from legacy systems such as:
    • System for Award Management (SAM) - the official U.S. Government system that consolidated Central Contractor Registration (CCR), Online Representations and Certifications Application (ORCA), and Excluded Parties Listing System (EPLS).

FY22 Small Business Goals and Targets

FY2022 Department of the Interior Small Business Goals
  Prime Sub
Small Business 45.00% 44.00%
SDB 28.00% 5.00%
WOSB 5.00% 5.00%
SDVOSB 3.00% 3.00%
HUBZone 3.00% 3.00%
FY2022 Bureau of Reclamation Small Business Targets
Prime Sub
Small Business 31.00% 44.00%
SDB 16.00% 5.00%
WOSB 5.00% 5.00%
SDVOSB 3.00% 3.00%
HUBZone 3.00% 3.00%

Small Business Specialists

Region Contact Address
Headquarters Melissa Trotter
303-445-2442
PO Box 27007, 84-27850 Denver, CO 80225-0007
Columbia-Pacific Northwest Drew Knott
208-277-8261
230 Collins Rd Boise, ID 83702-4520
California Great Basin Andrea Brunsman
916-978-5148
2800 Cottage Way, RM-E1815 Sacramento CA 95825-1898
Lower Colorado Basin Jennalyn Schilke
702-293-8030
500 Fir St. Boulder City NV 89006-1470
Upper Colorado Basin (Upper Colorado) Monica Burgio
801-524-3780
125 South State Street
Room 6107
Salt Lake City, UT 84138-1102
Missouri Basin Renee Parra 
406-247-7856
316 North 26th Street Billings MT 59101-1362
Denver Office Gary Cooper 
303-445-2814
PO Box 25007, 84-27810 Denver CO 80225-0007

Public Disclosure of Justification and Approval Documents for Noncompetitive Contracts


In accordance with FAR 5.406(a), FAR 6.305(d) and FAR 13.501(a)(iii), justifications for other than full and open competition under FAR 6.303 are made available on the Government Point of Entry at:https://sam.gov/content/home
Last Updated: 04/12/2022