The US Forest Service has restructured its geographic regions moving Alaska into the Forest Service’s Northwest Zone in October, 2020. This change resulted in a centralized contracting region which means new contracting staff names for businesses involved in Forest Service contracts. Join Denise Murphy, US Forest Service Small Business Specialist, and learn about the new Forest Service Northwest Zone contracting processes and activities. Ms. Murphy will also present their procurement forecast with upcoming contract opportunities for this fiscal year. One of the highlighted opportunities, presented by Au Nguyen, Supervisory Contracting Officer, is the Road Maintenance and Construction Multiple Award Task Order Contracts (MATOC) for Alaska.