Planning, Programming, and
Coordination (PPC) Group
The Office of Hydrologic Development’s Planning, Programming, and Coordination (PPC) group
leads the planning, acquisition, tracking, and resource analyses for NOAA and NWS hydrology programs.
PPC employees report directly to the OHD Director.
The PPC is organized into the following services:
Programming Management – provide guidance, information, and resource analyses for
NOAA hydrology programs, and represents them on the Planning, Programming, Budgeting and Execution
System (PPBES) Goal Teams.
Execution – coordinate and monitor science and software development among NWS River
Forecast Centers to ensure the efficient and economical use of NWS resources to support NOAA’s
Human Resources – coordinate OHD travel, time and attendance, telework, office supply
procurement and other administrative efforts. Research policies for management and ensures the
execution of critical personnel actions and awards. Facilitate NOAA’s workforce management
programs and work closely with CFO/CIO staff to ensure organization and program activities adhere to
established policies and procedures.
coordinate with NWS and NOAA Chief Financial Officers to formulate, manage, and report on the annual
IT and Property
Coordination – provide direct NWS Hotline support to OHD. Manage property inventory.
Manage OHD technology refresh.
Contract Administration – provide procurement, contract and grant administration
services including the preparation and tracking of requisitions, coding and analysis of invoices,
filing contract documents, and reporting on the status of these activities.
The cross-functional nature of our employees is reflected in the PPC