Affiliates (N-Z)

OMNIA Partners
OMNIA Partners

840 Crescent Centre Drive, Suite 600, Franklin, TN 37067
www.omniapartners.com/publicsector

OMNIA Partners, Public Sector (formerly National IPA and U.S. Communities) is the nation’s largest and most experienced cooperative purchasing organization dedicated to public sector procurement. Our immense purchasing power and world-class suppliers have produced a comprehensive portfolio of cooperative contracts and partnerships, making OMNIA Partners the most valued and trusted resource for organizations nationwide.
Through the economies of scale created by OMNIA Partners, our participants now have access to an extensive portfolio of competitively solicited and publicly awarded agreements. The lead agency contracting process continues to be the foundation on which we are founded. OMNIA Partners is proud to offer more value and resources to state and local government, higher education, K-12 education and non-profits.

John Hunsche, Regional Manager for Higher Education - Heartland
773-818-7812 | john.hunsche@omniapartners.com

Paymerang, LLC
Paymerang, LLC

7401 Beaufont Springs Drive, Suite 300, Richmond, VA 23225
www.paymerang.com

Paymerang helps AP departments become more efficient, secure, compliant and profitable through a cloud based electronic payment solution. With just a small process change, Paymerang is able to facilitate electronic payments between colleges and their vendors, employees and students. Backed by an award-winning software and network, Paymerang provides a complete accounts payable disbursement solution that includes software integration, vendor enrollment, payment processing, and reconcilement. Clients import a single file of payment instructions and Paymerang executes financial transactions and delivers associated customized electronic payment details. The company partners with private colleges and universities nationwide to quickly pay electronically without the addition of significant resources, compliance requirements, fraud detection, costs or credit limits that come from using traditional bank programs.

Brian Cook, SVP for Higher Education
804.317.9229 | bcook@paymerang.com

Pioneer College Caterers
Pioneer College Caterers

Cedar Creek Corporate Park | 25055 W. Valley Parkway | Suite 120, Olathe, KS 66061
pcconline.com

Pioneer College Caterers serves Christian colleges, universities and seminaries. In business since 1973, we currently service 44 clients in 20 states, coast to coast. We provide a partnership that is based on the right solutions for your campus, based on strong relationships at all levels of our company. We are 'Designed for Service” and “Dedicated to Excellence”

John Pierce, President
913.492.1004 | jpierce@pcconline.com

SafeColleges by Vector Solutions
SafeColleges by Vector Solutions

2135 Dana Ave #300 , Cincinnati, OH 45207
www.safecolleges.com

SafeColleges, a Vector Solutions brand, is a leading provider of award-winning safety and compliance solutions that help create safer and more inclusive colleges and universities. Its product portfolio includes management solutions for employee and student training, anonymous tip reporting system, incident tracking, and SDS management. We believe that our intuitive, web-based solutions help administrators address critical issues affecting campuses across the U.S., such as sexual harassment and violence, alcohol and drug abuse, diversity and inclusion, safety, hazing, and more

Samantha Jones, Regional Sales Manager
513.783.2751 | Samantha.jones@vectorsolutions.com

Sage Dining Services
Sage Dining Services

1402 York Road, Lutherville, MD 21093
www.sagedining.com

Sage Dining is the nation's leading provider of campus dining and upscale catering services. For more than 26 years, they have worked in partnership with independent schools and private colleges who share their passion for great food, nutrition, and sustainability. Their boutique style means chefs tailor menus for each community using locally sourced ingredients while providing unparalleled levels of support, financial transparency, and culinary innovation.

Marty Coker, Kansas Account Executive
502-558-9781 | MCoker@sagedining.com

ScholarBuys
ScholarBuys

11 West Main Street, Suite 202, Carpentersville, IL 60110
www.scholarbuys.com

A value added reseller of computer software, hardware and peripherals; ScholarBuys mission is to provide exceptional service that empowers the academic community. Our niche focus is group purchasing. We help academic consortia across the United States harness their collective strength in the marketplace for IT-related goods and services with companies like Microsoft, Adobe, Cylance and VMware. ScholarBuys is recognized as a premiere education consortium-focused vendor because of our service-oriented approach. Our goal is to maximize participation and overall value of the group purchasing agreements, enabling clients to maximize their investments in these technologies.




Brendon Palluck, Business Development Manager
877.999.9294 ext 199 | brendon.palluck@scholarbuys.com

Shelden Architecture
Shelden Architecture

800 East First | Suite 140, Wichita, KS 67202
www.sheldenarchitecture.com

Shelden Architecture exists because beauty matters.

It matters in the spaces that surround us. It matters in the structures we create, interact with, and inhabit. Our team of skilled artisans exists to give these buildings, and all their related spaces, well thought out function, beauty, and meaningful form. We cannot imagine doing anything else.

We believe ours is a service-driven profession in which we play an interpretive role, listening to our client's needs, hopes, and dreams, being inspired by them. Along with a selected builder, we translate, as design partners, our clients’ words to meet their architectural objectives. SA is a full-service architectural firm providing services ranging from Pre-Design through Construction. Since 2002, we have designed distinctive buildings for scores of clients and project types in education, business, healthcare, finance, retail, religion, housing, and more. Our services include commercial, residential, and interior design, land planning, as well as graphic design and visualization.

Pam Clinton, Director of Operations and Business Development
316.263.4300 | pam@sheldenarch.com

Tallo, Inc.
Tallo, Inc.

1501 Belle Isle Ave, Ste 200, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
www.tallo.com

Tallo is an online platform that connects the next generation of students with opportunities. Students showcase career interests, colleges of interest, GPA/test scores, courses, experiences, ethnicity and more. Through the students' free Tallo digital profile, colleges can search, identify, and directly engage with students that support their recruiting initiatives.

Ben Martin, VP of Partnerships
724.816.4591 | bmartin@tallo.com

Two West
Two West

4551 W. 107th Street, Overland Park, KS 66207
twowestcompanies.com

Two West is an independent, registered investment advisor with a focus in retirement plan services in the not-for-profit community. Two West and its affiliated companies serve more than $36 billion in assets in over 40 states. Services include retirement plan consulting, institutional and private client wealth management and planning, financial wellness programs, corporate and private trust services, estate management, and institutional and private client custodial services. Two West is an affiliated group of member companies comprised of Two West Financial Partners, LLC; Two West Capital Advisors, LLC; MTC Holdings Corporation; Financial Counselors, Inc. and Midwest Trust Company.

Ryan Rink, President
913-825-1722 | rink@twowestadvisors.com

UMB
UMB

101 Grand Boulevard, Kansas City, MO 64106
www.umb.com/commerical

UMB is one of the nation's largest issuers of purchasing cards. With UMB, you can count on more from your commercial credit cards - more options, flexibility and control and that translates into more financial freedom for your business. From robust purchasing and travel card programs to advanced payment solutions, UMB provides service experts that are dedicated to the success of your program. The UMB Visa Purchasing Card can control and limit purchases automatically, simplify your purchasing card program and letting employees focus on more profitable tasks. Your success depends on how effectively you control and monitor your expenses. The UMB Visa Purchasing Card can help.

For more than a century, UMB has been providing solutions to best serve our customers.

Cherie Figge, VP Commercial Card Sales Officer
816.843.2842 | cherie.figge@umb.com

Virtual Care Group
Virtual Care Group

15332 Antioch Street Suite 411, Los Angeles, CA 90272
thevirtualcaregroup.com

The Virtual Care Group (VCG) provides medical and mental health services to college campuses 24/7 through a turnkey telehealth solution. VCG combines the highest quality clinicians with an advanced technology platform to promote high member satisfaction and participation. Board-certified physicians and licensed counselors support the needs of students, faculty and staff at more than 100 U.S. colleges and universities. VCG leads the industry in setting up telehealth operations within 24 hours, expanding campus health center resources and providing safe, affordable, private, and convenient healthcare.

Danny Zusman, CEO
310.365.5222 | danny@thevirtualcaregroup.com