Supplier Diversity

The Tennessee Board of Regents is committed to fostering a diverse supplier base. The Supplier Diversity Program is designed to ensure that businesses of diverse backgrounds and ownership have the opportunity to become valued suppliers as a means of improving the general economic well-being of the community and functioning as part of our local and national economies.

Danyelle Johnson (danyelle.osborne@tbr.edu) is the Tennessee Board of Regents Procurement Diversity Coordinator. As the Procurement Diversity Coordinator, Danyelle will be the direct contact person to provide relevant information and resources to assist diverse suppliers in their pursuit of business opportunities with the Tennessee Board of Regents and its Institutions.

Listed below are resources that you may find helpful when doing business with The Tennessee Board of Regents:

As a diverse supplier, the next step after registering in TSM is to contact the Governor’s Office of Diversity Business Enterprise (Go-DBE) to become officially certified by the State of Tennessee so that spend with our business is officially counted in federal and state goals/initiatives. 

 

 

 

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