SJRA Purchasing

The Purchasing Department supports all divisions procurement needs.  We invite you to become familiar with our organization and the goals we strive to meet:

  • Purchase of quality goods and services;
  • Obtain the best possible prices for goods and services;
  • Delivery of goods and services when and where needed;
  • Assure a continuing supply of needed goods and services;
  • Guard against misappropriation of any assets procured.
  • Give all prospective vendors a fair opportunity to compete for the SJRA’s business.
  • Safeguard Public Funds

SJRA Purchasing Contacts

Joan C. Finkes, CPM, CPPB, CPPO
Purchasing Manager

Gilbert Garza, CPM, CPSM

Buyer – Woodlands Division

  • SJRA Vehicles and Equipment
  • SJRA Copiers


Steve Gibson, CPPB, CPSM, CTP

Buyer – GRP Division

  • SJRA Surplus Items
  • SJRA Landscaping Contracts
  • SJRA Risk Administration


Richard Bennett, CPPB

Buyer – Lake Conroe and Highlands Divisions

  • SJRA Energy Contracts


Cynthia Kitchens

  • Purchasing Administrative Assistant
  • General Department Support
  • SJRA Procurement Cards


SJRA proudly supports local chamber of commerce.  Click here for those affiliations.

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Conroe, Texas 77304

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