Jennifer Ervin

Vice President, Contracting

As Vice President, Contracting, Jennifer leads the Strategic Sourcing efforts for multiple categories within The Resource Group including capital medical equipment, laboratory, and purchased services, as well as facilities sourcing.  Under Jennifer’s leadership, members of the Contract Design Community engage end-users to define the attributes required in products and services and work alongside members of the Sourcing Community to negotiate contracts for products and services that reflect those attributes and drive value for Participants.  In addition, Jennifer oversees The Resource Group’s Supplier Diversity & Sustainability program.

Jennifer has been with The Resource Group for over seven years, serving in a variety of Contract Design leadership roles in various categories including Critical Products and Rapid Design.  Most recently, Jennifer served as Director, Contract Design for the capital medical equipment and laboratory categories.

Prior to joining The Resource Group, Jennifer served in a variety of supply chain management roles at Resource Optimization & Innovation (Roi) including Supervisor, Analytic Support Services and Comparative Cost Studies Coordinator.  Jennifer earned both a bachelor’s degree in Finance and a Master of Business Administration degree with an emphasis in health administration from Southeast Missouri State University.