at Alabama State University
915 South Jackson Street
Montgomery, AL 36104
Mr. Cordero Young, Procurement Specialist
Mr. Cordero Young has been with Alabama State University (ASU) since 2018 serving as a Procurement Specialist for the Purchasing department. In this role, Cordero was responsible for ensuring and monitoring ASU and end-user’s compliance with State and Federal guidelines relating to contracts and small purchases. While in this position, he designed new procurement financial protocols and procedures to controls costs and monitor disbursements. Cordero has also participated in the Alabama SBDC / Alabama PTAC Procurement Conference and Matchmaker as ASU’s buyer representative.
Prior to joining ASU, Mr. Young worked in manufacturing as a Warehouse Manager for a 3PL. His duties included assisting clients with seeking new business opportunities. He has also worked as a assistant manager and zone manager with Wal-Mart.
Mr. Young is highly revered and described by his lead supervisor and others as a key employee who is motivated and willing to go the extra mile to achieve the department’s and university’s goals. He is currently pursuing a Business Management degree. He is excited to work with APEX Alabama and the Alabama SBDC to support the organizations’ efforts to assist small business owners turn their dreams into reality.