Jerome Fletcher - Associate Administrator for Small Business Utilization
Jerome Fletcher II serves as the Associate Administrator for the Office of Small Business Utilization at the U.S. General Services Administration.
In that role, Fletcher leads a team of small business specialists and policy experts who advocate for small companies including, those owned by women, minorities, socially and economically disadvantaged individuals, and Armed Forces veterans.
Fletcher comes to GSA with extensive experience in all aspects of managing local city government operations Prior to GSA, Fletcher served in Alexandria, VA city government where he had a broad range of responsibilities, ranging from improving operating policies and procedures to implementing consistent civic engagement and customer service practices. Before that, he served in City of Greensboro, NC City Manager’s Office and Financial Department.
While he has extensive experience in local and state government, the challenge to lead at the federal level really drew him to the job. His goals while at GSA are to expand opportunities for small business, develop new talent within the small business and acquisition workforce, and use technology to increase small business participation in government contracting.
Fletcher received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro and a Master’s degree in Public Administration from the University of Phoenix.