Peggy E. (Peg) Gustafson was sworn in as the Inspector General of the U.S. Small Business Administration on October 2, 2009. Ms. Gustafson previously served as General Counsel to Senator Claire...
Report 9-15 - Participation in the 8(a) Program by Firms Owned by Alaska Native Corporations, 7/10/09
Date: July 10, 2009
To:Joseph G. Jordan
Associate Administrator, Government Contracting
and Business Development
Jess. B. Knox
Associate Administrator, Office of Field Operations
From: Debra S. Ritt
Assistant Inspector General for Auditing
Subject: Participation in the 8(a) Program by Firms Owned by Alaska Native Corporations, Report No. 9-15
This is the second report resulting from our audit of Alaska Native Corporation (ANC)-owned participants (ANC participants) in the 8(a) program. Our audit objectives were to: (1) identify 8(a) contracting trends relative to ANC-owned firms; (2) determine whether 8(a) contracting advantages have improved economic opportunities for Alaska Natives; and (3) assess SBA’s ability to effectively monitor ANC compliance with program rules.
For further information, please refer to the attachment document.