Welcome to the City of Odessa Purchasing Department web site. It has been designed to give you a brief overview of our procurement responsibility, philosophy, and methods.

The purchasing departments function is to process all departmental requests for goods and or services that are required for daily operations and to exercise responsibility for their timely procurement and delivery. Requests are processed in a competitive environment where all suppliers and the representatives are treated in a fair and courteous manner.

Purchasing Organization:

  • JoAnn Samaniego           Director of Purchasing
  • Michael Bara                     Purchasing Manager
  • Kristin Lopez                     Buyer
  • Ruben Rivas                       Warehouse Supervisor
  • Moises Alvarez                 Warehouse Assistant

    411 W 8th Street 
    Odessa, TX 79761 
    Phone: (432) 335-3253 
    Email: purchasing@odessa-tx.gov