SBA Newsroom

Press releases provide up-to-date information on SBA programs, services, and financial assistance.

Headquarters media contacts

SBA Press Office

Name Program area Phone number Email address
Han Nguyen Deputy Associate Administrator
Matthew Sonneborn Speechwriter
Christine Saah Nazer Director, Press Office
Cecelia Taylor Team Lead/Deputy Press Director 202‑401‑3059
Chuck Abell

All programs under the Office of Entrepreneurial Development, including: Office of Small Business Development Centers (SBDC’s), SCORE, Office of Entrepreneurship Education and Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives; Office of Native American Affairs; the Office of the National Ombudsman and the Office of Veteran's Business Development.
Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO);
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Office of Internal Controls.

Tiffani S. Clements All government contracting programs under the Office of Government Contracting and Business Development, including: Office of Government Contracting, 8(a) Business Development, Size Standards, HUBZone Empowerment Contracting, PRO-Net, SUB-Net and TECH-Net, and Procurement Conference Awards; Office of Investments and Innovation (OII) to include Small Business Innovation Research Program (SBIR) and Small Business Investment Companies (SBIC). 202‑401‑0035
Janie Dymond National Small Business Week, SBA News Clips, and SBA Success Stories. 202‑205‑6746
Laura Castro Lindarte Program areas: The Office of Disaster Assistance and programs under the Office of Entrepreneurial Development, including: Office of Women’s Business Ownership and Community Navigators. 202-205-6987
Christalyn Solomon

All COVID economic relief programs.
All programs under the Office of Capital Access, including: Office of Financial Assistance, Office of Surety Guarantees, Office of Economic Opportunity, Office of Performance & Systems Management, Office of Credit Risk Management, and Office of Financial Program Operations; Office of International Trade Office (OIT); and Office of Performance Management.


 Other Headquarters media contacts

Name Program area Phone number Email address

Stephanie Fekete

Office of Advocacy, Small Business Statistics, Research and Reports, and Regulatory Actions


Oreoluwa (Ore) Fashola Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Office 202‑401‑8203

Regional and local media contacts

Press release archive 2002 to 2009