As a Government Contracts Counselor and Database Manager, Soraya provides government procurement counseling to Rhode Island businesses and individuals seeking to learn about and participate in prime and subcontracting opportunities with the U.S. Department of Defense, federal agencies, and state and local governments. She also manages RI PTAC’s statewide outreach efforts, client database, and website, and she assists the RI PTAC program director with fulfilling DLA grant program requirements including training, networking, and financial reporting.
Soraya joined the corporation in 2005 as a marketing project manager focusing on marketing communications for the agency including media support, website management, and coordinating the numerous events and the Governor’s Economic Policy Council meetings. Prior to that, she held several marketing and communications roles in private industry including manufacturing, high tech and medical devices.
Soraya holds a BA in business administration from the Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and a MA in business administration from Framingham State University.