MaryAnn Pinto is a member of the State of New Hampshire and Commonwealth of Massachusetts bars, is a Certified Federal Contracts Manager and a Certified Professional Contracts Manager and has over 15 years of legal experience in the Government arena. She holds a Masters in Business Administration along with a Juris Doctorate. She has experience dealing with Federal Government, State and Municipalities along with Global and Commercial companies. In the global arena, MaryAnn has worked with primarily with sales and procurement contracts in the EMEA and the Far East. She speaks some Arabic, Spanish and Portuguese with her predominant language being English.
Prior to becoming a lawyer, MaryAnn spent around 15 years working in manufacturing – dealing daily with customers and vendors. She has led the Materials, Purchasing, Master Scheduling, IT and Customer Service teams. She negotiated contracts. She understand the technology behind the business and relevant laws.
MaryAnn is the founding member of Federal Contract Solutions, LLC. FCS, a women owned small disadvantaged business, was founded to assist companies with their contracting needs specifically in the areas of Government, Global and Commercial Contracts. FCS caters to the market that needs an expert in specialized contracts – Government and Global combined with a solid understanding of the commercial item market and its changing laws.
MaryAnn is also, a SCORE mentor and is currently the IT Chair for National Contract Managers Association Boston. She has held this position for the last 4 years