Nicholas Susi (Nick) began his almost 20-year career in local government in the City of Philadelphia as a Budget Coordinator and eventually served as the Deputy Procurement Commissioner and the Deputy CIO for IT Projects. Now as General Manager for NJSTART, he leads the effort to support the State of New Jersey as it rolls out the use of this powerful eProcurement system to local governments, bringing the benefits of NJSTART and the NJSTART Marketplace to all public purchasing entities in the State of New Jersey.
After earning his undergraduate degree with Honors from La Salle University Nick received a Fulbright Fellowship in Austrian Literature. He went on to be a Drexel University Leading for Change Fellow and finished his Master of Science in Business Administration at Boston University.
For QPA's and CFO's, Continuing Education Units have been approved by both the Department of Community Affairs (DCA), Division of Local Government Services and Rutgers University. Details for approved CEU’s are below.
DLGS Course #16315 is approved for the following CEU’s
1 CUE for Qualified Purchasing Agents in Procurement
1 CEU for Municipal Finance Officers in Office Management
1 CUE for County Finance Officers in Office Management
Rutgers University CEU
1 Public Purchasing CEU for RPPO/S