The FloridaLearns Foundation and PAEC Present:

46th Annual Leadership Conference

Wyndham Bay Point Resort ~ Panama City Beach, Florida | Click Here for Directions

Featured Speakers: PAEC/Florida Statewide Cooperative Purchasing Conference - July 16, 2013

Scott Crosby

Scott Crosby is the Executive Director of the Association of Educational Purchasing Agencies, a national purchasing cooperative with a 26-state membership. He is also a career educator and former school superintendent.
Topic: The Power of Cooperative Purchasing

Dr. Phil Partenheimer

Executive Director of the Wilson Education Center, an Educational Service Center in Southeastern Indiana. Partenheimer is credited with restoring trust in the state cooperative purchasing program and delivering flawless audits.
Topic: The Value of Cooperative Purchasing

Pamela A. Clover

Director of Business/Treasurer of Wilson Education Center in Indiana. She designed the IAESC Procurement (Indiana Approved Educational Shopping Cooperative) and responsible for an increase from 3% to 84.2% utilization of the of the cooperative purchasing program.
Topic: What Works in Cooperative Purchasing

Billy T. Brooks

Billy Brooks is a native of Georgia and a 1987 Business Graduate of Georgia Southern University. He started his career with Tremco in 1992 in Athens Ga. He has remained in the roofing and waterproofing industry for the last 21 years. In 2001-2002 he served as the President for the Carolinas Chapter for RCI (Roof Consultant Institute). Over the years he held several positions with the company as Sales Representative, Healthcare Specialist, Corporate Accounts Manager and now specializes in Cooperative Purchasing contracts in the South Atlantic Region along with his duties of Area Manager for the State of Tennessee.

Over the last 21 years Billy has helped customers solve, develop and manage several aspects of the Building Envelope, including advisement on Asset Management Programs. To learn more about the Tremco/WTI programs and contracts, you can contact Billy at 704-502-1044 or

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