Prime Contract

The Prime Contract Management (PCM) Office is the LANL institutional point of contact for oversight on all matters relating to the requirements included in the LANS Prime Contract.

PCM also works with organizations to:

  • Provide interface and negotiate with the Los Alamos Site Office on behalf on the Laboratory regarding proposed modifications to the Prime Contract
  • Ensure outstanding performance as LANL meets its requirements
  • Provide assistance regarding interpretation of contractual provisions
  • Interpret and coordinate performance direction
  • Assist with the development and coordination of Memorandums of Understanding (MOU) and Institutional Agreements (IA)
  • Promote supportive relationships with customers and stakeholders
  • Provide Prime Contract educational briefings


Conformed Prime Contract (with modifications included) (pdf)


  • 105 Central Park Square
  • Los Alamos, NM 87544
  • Phone: (505) 606-0105
  • Fax: (505) 665-9096

Executive Team

  • Executive Staff Director
  • Karen West
  • Email
  • Executive Advisor
  • Danny Branch
  • Email
  • Executive Advisor
  • David Schmidt
  • Email
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