DOJ Business Opportunities

Advocate for Small Business (SB) and Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE) and Small Business Liaison

The DOJ is supportive in encouraging bid opportunities for SB and DVBE and is intent on actively seeking partnerships with them. If you are a SB and/or DVBE and would like to become certified with the State of California and do business with us, please visit the Department of General Services On-line certification process at:

Your business is important to us. If you have questions about doing business with the California Department of Justice, or concerns about regulations affecting your business, you may send an email to the Department of Justice SB/DVBE Advocate or Small Business Liaison. We want to ensure your interaction with us is professional and beneficial for everyone involved. Please provide a clear and concise statement of your question or concern to ensure a timely and constructive response.

DOJ Contact Information:

SB Liaison
Hanna Tefera
1300 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
Tele: (916) 210-7126
Fax: (916) 324-0680

SB/DVBE Advocates
Non-IT Goods
Hanna Tefera
(916) 210-7126

Non-IT Services
Elizabeth Barajas
(916) 210-7118

IT Goods & Services
Anson Gip
(916) 210-5306

You can also send an e-mail to