David Musgrave joined the Colorado Department of Transportation’s (CDOT) Center for Procurement and Contract Services in January 2016 as the Vendor Outreach Administrator & Purchasing Agent. David facilitates larger dollar purchases for goods and services in CDOT’s Region 1 (Denver-metro Area) and coordinates The Center’s vendor outreach activities. David is an active Board Member of The Opportunity Council and as serves as the Communications Co-Chair for the Rocky Mountain Governmental Purchasing Association (RMGPA).
Working previously as the Supplier Diversity Liaison and Program Manager for the State Purchasing & Contracts Office, David created and maintained a successful vendor outreach program, ACCESSColorado. The program demystified the State's procurement process, and served as a centralized place for everything businesses needed to be successful to compete for government business. During David’s tenure, any business - regardless of size or ownership, was provided access to Colorado's State procurement. As a result, competition was increased, buyers had more options and the State received better value, benefiting all Colorado residents. David served on the Advisory Board for the Minority Business Office and the Greening Government Leadership Council.
David previously supported the local business community through his tenure as Vice President of Membership at the Denver Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. He worked as Safety and Human Resource Manager for a growing trucking company where he launched an effective safety program and worked with management to develop and implement effective policies and procedures. In Monterrey Mexico, David worked for a manufacturer of pipe fittings and served as the main point of contact between customers (U.S. and Canada) and the plant.
David is a Colorado native who learned Spanish living in Venezuela. He is an expert at developing programs, building relationships, and is skilled professional in organizational development and management. David holds a Bachelors of Science in Business Management from the University of Phoenix.