Jovita Carranza Sworn in as 26th SBA Administrator

Vermont District Office  - Jan. 14, 2019

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SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza

26th SBA Administrator Sworn In

WASHINGTON – Jovita Carranza now serves as the 26th Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration. Administrator Carranza will lead the only federal agency exclusively dedicated to assisting small business owners and entrepreneurs in starting, growing, and expanding their businesses. Additionally, the SBA provides targeted recovery support in the event of a declared disaster. This is Administrator Carranza’s second tenure at the SBA. She served in the George W. Bush Administration as Deputy Administrator, from 2006-2009. The President nominated Administrator Carranza to lead the SBA while she was serving as the 44th Treasurer of the United States. She was confirmed by the U.S. Senate in a strong bipartisan vote of 88-5.

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Get Your Business Financed

Attend the Getting Your Business Financed workshop from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Feb. 19 at 14th Star Brewing Company, 133 N. Main St., in St. Albans, Vt. Learn about what lenders want you to know and what resources are available to obtain financing.

It is Hosted by Franklin County Industrial Development Corporation, Franklin County Regional Chamber of Commerce, SBA and 14th Star Brewing Co.

Event is free, but registration is required.

Register: www.sbavt.eventbrite.com/