Diane McKain

Emeritus Faculty | Florida Institute of Technology

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Educational Background

Associates General Education Illinois Central College 1988
B.S. Management Park University 2002
M.S. Acquisition/Contract Management Florida Institute of Technology 2005

Professional Experience

Diane McKain is a subject matter expert in the field of federal contracting. She has 25 years of professional experience working for the Department of Defense. Ms. McKain held an unlimited Contracting Officer's Warrant; held the professional certification of DAWIA Level III and was a member of the Defense Information Systems Agency Acquisition Corp. As a senior Procurement Analyst she was responsible for reviewing numerous projects to insure contract compliance with acquisition laws and regulations including major weapons systems, telecommunication systems, satellite systems and air combat training systems, to name a few. Ms. McKain provided recommendations to the Head of Contracting Offices and Directors of Contracting Activities in numerous areas involving all aspects of the acquisition and decision making process. Additionally, she assisted in revising defense agency regulations and supplements to the Federal Acquisition Regulation. Ms. McKain is a Vietnam era veteran, serving two years active duty with the Air Force.