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The PA Turnpike is committed to doing business with diverse business suppliers and vendors.

PA Turnpike Office of Diversity & InclusionWhat We Do

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission aka "Commission" supports and promotes competitive bidding and contracting. Business and Supplier Diversity serves to bridge contracting opportunities to the disadvantaged, small, minority, women and veteran-owned businesses through community partnerships, outreach, education and compliance. The Office of Diversity and Inclusion is the designated authority that acts on behalf of the Commission for the Business and Supplier Diversity Program and has oversight on assuring fair and equitable compliance of Commission contracts and bids.

Our Policy

The Business and Supplier Diversity policy establishes commitment by the Commission to alleviate practices that may result in discrimination and/or adverse impact on historically underutilized, disadvantaged, minority, veteran or women businesses enterprises in access to contracting and bidding opportunities. The Office of Diversity and Inclusion is the designated authority that acts on behalf of the Commission for the Business and Supplier Diversity Program and has oversight on assuring fair and equitable compliance of Commission contracts and bids.

Commitment to the Diverse Business Community

Business and Supplier Diversity is achieved through this Commission's commitment to transparency, outreach, and education in the contracting process. The Commission is committed to Diverse Business (DB) participation in competitive contracting opportunities. A DB is defined as a disadvantaged business, minority-owned or women-owned business, or service-disabled veteran-owned or veteran-owned small business that has been certified by a third-party certifying organization. The Commission recognizes the following third-party certifying organization is organizations:

Procurement

The Commission procures goods and services through the following three departments:

  • Strategic Sourcing and Asset Management
  • Contracts Administration
  • Engineering and Construction

Myneca Ojo, Director

Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Email: mojo@paturnpike.com
Phone: 717-831-7333

Read the Doing Business with the PA Turnpike brochure to learn about our vendor-related processes.

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