Lesley A. Field is a policy analyst in the Office of Federal Procurement Policy, Office of Management and Budget, focusing on implementation of a variety of acquisition programs including acquisition workforce initiatives, strategic sourcing, performance-based service acquisition (PBSA), purchase and travel card issues, and the acquisition of accessible technology through the implementation of Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act. At OFPP, she is responsible for implementing strategic sourcing policies, is the chair of the Section 508 Working Group, is responsible for developing and implementing OFPP’s Policy Letter 05-01 on the acquisition workforce, and is currently working on Katrina-related acquisition policies.
Prior to joining the staff of the Executive Office of the President, Lesley worked at the U.S. Department of Transportation as a contracting officer, program analyst, and procurement policy analyst in the Office of the Secretary.
Lesley received her Bachelor of Science in Commerce from the University of Virginia in 1990, and her Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Virginia Tech in 1998.