I enjoy being part of the SBDC team because:
I have seen the positive impact the SBDC has made for so many businesses and startups, especially in rural areas. The support and services available at the SBDC fill an important need in our communities.
My favorite activity living in the Rogue Valley is:
No matter the activity, I love living in this area with so much natural beauty. It makes Southern Oregon a great place to live.
Administrative Assistant, since 2013
Suzanne is currently an Administrative Assistant for SBDC services in the Illinois Valley and previously served as the Program Coordinator at the Illinois Valley Business Entrepreneurial Center in the Kerby Belt Building since 2013. Her position has supported the programs offered by the Business Center including the Revolving Loan Fund, the Commercial Kitchen, and the IDA Matched Savings Program for business clients. Prior to 2013 she worked as a legal assistant, as an insurance benefits coordinator at a health clinic, and an optometric tech. She grew up in Arizona, but has made her home in Oregon for many years. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, movies, reading, and crosswords.