Sandi Clifford, Senior Consultant
Sandra (Sandi) Clifford is an accomplished and experienced public servant with over 15 years of experience in various state and federal government positions. In addition to her work with GovContractPros, Sandi currently serves as the Director for Procurement of Harford Community College in Maryland. Prior to these roles, Sandi was the Deputy Director of the SBA’s All Small Mentor-Protege Program (ASMPP). Sandi ascended to that role after providing essential contributions to the launch of the ASMPP via a detail from her position as the Lead Business Opportunity Specialist for the 8(a) Business Development Program at the SBA’s Baltimore District Office. As Lead Business Opportunity Specialist, Sandi oversaw the ongoing growth and compliance efforts of the Baltimore District Office’s 8(a) Program Participants.
Prior to joining SBA in 2015, Sandi worked in the Maryland Attorney General’s Office for 10 years and then with the Maryland Department of Transportation and the University of Maryland, Baltimore. Sandi is an attorney by training, who graduated from the State University of New York at Geneseo with a B.A. in Political Science and a Juris Doctorate from Touro Law School. Sandi is married with one son and enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and reading.
Sandi’s focus at GovContractPros is on 8(a) and All Small Mentor Protege Program application strategy & preparation assistance, and small business program annual compliance reviews.