Stephen Barr is the Program Manager for the North Country Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), and has been with the organization since 2010. He specializes in assisting businesses with understanding government contracting and marketing business to the government. Mr. Barr is an approved contracting counselor by the Defense Logistics Agency, and is a certified trainer for the Federal Contractor Certification. He counsels on a diverse array of topics under government contracting from determining if your organization is suitable for government contracting, registrations, finding and bidding on opportunities, marketing your organization, and the post award process. Mr. Barr obtained his B.S. from The College at Brockport. He is a certified NYS High School Soccer Coach, and an adjunct instructor at Jefferson Community College. He is a member of the Association of PTACs, and the Association of the United States Army. His community involvement includes volunteer work for the American Heart Association, and the American Cancer Society.