Lisa M. Flores was appointed Chief City Procurement Officer and Director of the Mayor’s Office of Contract Services by Mayor Eric Adams effective January 2022.
Lisa Flores brings a vast amount of knowledge of procurement rules and the procurement systems that NYC utilizes, as well as the business processes common across all NYC agencies. She also has a passion for equity and increasing opportunities for local minority- and women-owned business enterprises.
Prior to becoming Director, Director Flores served as the Deputy Comptroller for Contracts and Procurement, where she oversaw the review of all contracts, contract amendments, leases, and concessions between City agencies and vendors to determine whether the agreements should be registered.
Director Flores has worked for New York City since September 2003, first working within the Department of Citywide Administrative Services, then transitioning to the Department of Small Business Services, before her first tour at the Mayor’s Office of Contract Services and, finally, the NYC Comptroller’s Office before returning to serve as MOCS Director.
Director Flores received a Bachelor’s Degree in International Politics and Spanish from Pennsylvania State University and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from New York University’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service.