2016 Fed 100

Federal 100: Meredith Romley

Name: Meredith Romley
Title: Senior Policy Analyst
Agency: Office of Federal Procurement Policy, Office of Management and Budget

Helping agencies spend smarter. Romley developed and piloted the use of Spend Under Management principles to assess agencies' progress in moving the $275 billion in common spending to more shared solutions. She also led efforts to establish the first Enterprise Software Category Team to drive the development of more enterprise license agreements -- before the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act was implemented, which gave the government a head start on the act's ELA requirements. In addition, she helped draft and launch a policy for buying and managing laptops and desktops, which quickly led to sharp price reductions for those items.

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