Rebecca Lumpkin Set to Lead Division of Equity Compliance and Social Impact
Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh named Rebecca Lumpkin as the new Assistant Director of Equity Compliance of DECSI on November 1, 2023.
The city says, “Lumpkin will be critical to the coordination and partnership of planning city procurement alongside the Budget and Purchase divisions.”
According to the city, Lumpkin previously worked in complex project management, contract compliance, and procurement management for the private sector and for the federal government. She has also worked in the health sector managing public health projects for social impact through the Allyn Foundation.
Lumpkin is a veteran of the United States Navy and earned her Bachelor of Science from Syracuse University in Public Health.
In her DECSI role, Lumpkin will serve as the city’s liaison to the local vendor community and in ensuring that the City’s contracted firms subcontract with Minority Women Business Enterprises (MWBE) and Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (SDVOB) organizations. She is also responsible for compliance reporting on the Joint School Construction Board (JSCB) and other City, State, and Federal projects and in accordance with each level of government’s respective policies.