MPA Fellows, Class of 2021
Contract Specialist, Procurement Division, CT Dept. of Administrative Services
Michael Baczewski returns to his alma mater through the University of Connecticut’s MPA Fellows Program with nearly a decade of experience in municipal and state government, currently as a Contract Specialist for the State of Connecticut, Department of Administrative Services, Procurement Division. Mike’s tenure with the State has involved diverse procurement work for services ranging from specialized insurance, facilities maintenance, emergency management and homeland security, and information technology. With an emphasis on value-added procurement, cross-sector partnership development and identifying efficiencies, Mike has captured over $3.3 million in negotiated savings on behalf of state taxpayers.