SBA Leadership

Learn about SBA leaders and their commitment to help Americans start and grow businesses.

Regardless of where our staff is located, their commitment is universal—to help Americans start, build and grow businesses. In carrying out SBA’s mission each day, we work collectively to advocate for small businesses, empower the spirit of entrepreneurship within every community, and deliver the results necessary to help America’s small businesses succeed. Meet just a few of our leaders in this section.

HEADQUARTERS OFFICES
Namesort descending Title Office
Adriana Menchaca-Gendron Deputy Associate Administrator Office of Entrepreneurial Development
Allen Gutierrez Associate Administrator Office of Entrepreneurial Development
Andrea Deadwyler Assistant Inspector General for Audits Office of Inspector General
Barbara E. Carson Associate Administrator Office of Veterans Business Development
Chris Pilkerton General Counsel Office of General Counsel
Delorice Price Ford Assistant Administrator Office of Hearings & Appeals
Dorrice Roth Deputy Chief Financial Officer Office of Performance Management and Chief Financial Officer
Elias Hernandez Chief Human Capital Officer Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer
Eugene Cornelius, Jr. Deputy Associate Administrator Office of International Trade
George Brown Assistant Administrator Office of Intergovernmental Affairs
Hannibal "Mike" Ware Inspector General Office of Inspector General
James Rivera Associate Administrator Office of Disaster Assistance
Jason Simmons Associate Administrator Office of Field Operations
Jim Billimoria Associate Administrator Office of Communications & Public Liaison
John Miller Deputy Associate Administrator Office of Capital Access
Joseph Shepard Associate Administrator Office of Investment and Innovation
Kathleen McShane Assistant Administrator Office of Women's Business Ownership
Larry Stubblefield Assistant Administrator Office of Diversity, Inclusion & Civil Rights
Linda McMahon SBA Administrator Office of the Administrator
Lori Gillen Associate Administrator Office of Small Business Development Centers
Maria Roat Chief Information Officer Office of the Chief Information Officer
Mark Hines Assistant Inspector General for Investigations Office of Inspector General
Michael Hershey Associate Administrator Office of Congressional & Legislative Affairs
Michele Schimpp Deputy Associate Administrator Office of Investment and Innovation
Mina Wales Deputy National Ombudsman Office of the National Ombudsman
Nathan J. Miller National Ombudsman and Assistant Administrator for Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Office of the National Ombudsman
Nina Levine Deputy General Counsel Office of General Counsel
Patricia Gibson Senior Advisor Office of the Administrator
Peter J. Cazamias Associate Administrator Office of International Trade
Pradeep Belur Chief of Staff, Chief Operating Officer Office of the Administrator
Rafaela Monchek Deputy Associate Administrator Office of Disaster Assistance
Raymond E. Milano Deputy Associate Administrator Office of Veterans Business Development
Robb Wong Associate Administrator Office of Government Contracting & Business Development
Robert S. Steiner Acting Deputy Associate Administrator Office of Field Operations
Sheldon Shoemaker Assistant Inspector General for Management and Operations Office of Inspector General
Steve Lancellotta Deputy General Counsel Office of General Counsel
Terry Sutherland Acting Deputy Associate Administrator Office of Communications & Public Liaison
Tim Gribben Chief Financial Officer Office of Performance Management and Chief Financial Officer
William Manger Associate Administrator Office of Capital Access
REGIONAL OFFICES
Namesort descending Title Office
Andrea Roebker Regional Communications Director Region V
Ashley Daniel Bell, Esq. Regional Administrator Region IV
Brenda Jones Administrative Resources Coordinator Region III
Carol Helm Administrative Resource Coordinator Region VIII
Chris Hatch Regional Communications Director Region III
Christopher Chavez Regional Communications Director Region VIII
Daniel P. Nordberg Regional Administrator Region VIII
Darla Booker Regional Communications Director Region VI
Dottie Overal Acting Regional Administrator Region VI
Elizabeth Moisuk Regional Communications Director Region I
Jeremy Field Regional Administrator Region X
June Teasley Regional Communications Director Region VII
Latrice Thomas Administrative Resource Coordinator Region V
Lola Kress Regional Communications Director Region IV
Maribel Plascencia Administrative Resource Coordinator Region IX
Melanie M. Norton Regional Communications Director Region X
Michael A. Vallante Regional Administrator Region IX
Michelle Christian Regional Administrator Region III
Robert Scott Regional Administrator Region V
Steve Bulger Regional Administrator Region II
Thomas J. "Tom" Salisbury Regional Administrator Region VII
Virginia Geary Administrative Resource Coordinator Region VI
Wendell G. Davis Regional Administrator Region I
LOCAL OFFICES
Namesort descending Title Office
Alan J. Haut District Director North Dakota
Alfred Titone District Director New Jersey
Althea Harris Assistant District Director for Marketing and Outreach Area 1 (Miami) Florida (South)
Amy Bassett District Director Maine
Amy Lea District Director Wyoming
Angela R. Burton District Director Texas (Lower Rio Grande Valley)
Anne Hunt District Director Connecticut
Anthony Ruiz District Director Texas (San Antonio)
Antonio (Tony) Leta District Director Pennsylvania (Philadelphia)
Antonio Doss District Director District of Columbia (Washington D.C.)
Ben Raju Deputy District Director California (Los Angeles)
Bernard J. Paprocki District Director New York (Syracuse)
Beth Goldberg District Director New York
Calvin Orlando Davis District Director Texas (Lubbock)
Carl B. Knoblock District Director Virginia (Richmond)
Constance Logan District Director Michigan
Darcy Carter District Director Vermont
David Polatin Deputy District Director Massachusetts
Dawn Golik District Director California (Fresno)
Dottie Overal District Director Oklahoma
Dr. Kelly Hunt District Director Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh)
Edward Haddock District Director Arkansas
Eric Ness District Director Wisconsin
Frances Padilla District Director Colorado
Franklin J. Sciortino District Director New York (Buffalo)
Gary Eisenbraun District Director Idaho (Boise)
Gary Reed Deputy District Director Mississippi
George Flores Deputy District Director California (Fresno)
Gil Goldberg District Director Ohio (Cleveland)
Gil Goldberg Acting District Director Ohio (Columbus)
Greta Johansson District Director New Hampshire
Heather Luzzi District Director California (Sacramento)
Herbert Austin District Director Texas (Dallas / Fort Worth)
J. Adalberto Quijada District Director California (Santa Ana)
Jane A. Sawyer District Director Hawaii
Janita R. Stewart District Director Mississippi
Jayne Armstrong District Director Iowa (Des Moines)
Jennifer Baker Deputy District Director Oregon (Portland)
John D. Veal Acting District Director Illinois
John D. Veal, Jr. Deputy District Director Oklahoma
John F. Fleming District Director Delaware
John L. Banks Deputy District Director Delaware
John L. Brown II District Director South Dakota
John M. Garcia District Director New Mexico
Jon Malcolm Richards District Director Missouri (Kansas City)
Jonel Hein Acting District Director for the South Florida District Florida (South)
Joseph Amato District Director Nevada
Joshua R. Stutzman Assistant District Director Business Development Division Florida (South)
Joshua Vigil Deputy District Director Colorado
Julie Clowes District Director California (San Francisco)
Karen Friel District Director West Virginia
Kenneth Q. Lujan Branch Manager Hawaii
Kerrie Hurd District Director Washington (Seattle)
LaTanya Channel District Director Tennessee
Leon J. Milobar District Director Nebraska
Lynn Douthett District Director Florida (South)
María de los Ángeles de Jesús Deputy District Director Puerto Rico
Mark Costello Deputy District Director Washington (Seattle)
Mark S. Hayward District Director Rhode Island
Marla Trollan District Director Utah
Martin D. Golden District Director Oregon (Portland)
Maureen E. Brinkley District Director Missouri (St. Louis)
Michael P. Arriola Deputy District Director North Carolina
Michael Ricks District Director Louisiana
Michael T. Kane Deputy Director Pennsylvania (Philadelphia)
Nancy Libersky District Director Minnesota
Phillip C. Silva District Director Texas (El Paso)
Ralph Ross District Director Kentucky
Raymond W. Hembree Deputy District Director Alabama
Regina Abel Deputy District Director Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh)
Reynald R. Lops Deputy District Director Texas (Lubbock)
Richard Gregg White District Director South Carolina
Robert Coffey Deputy District Director Kentucky
Robert H. Nelson District Director Massachusetts
Robert J. Blaney District Director Arizona
Ruben R. Garcia District Director California (San Diego)
Scot Hardin Deputy District Director Ohio (Columbus)
Shannon Madsen Deputy District Director Idaho (Boise)
Shivani Dubey Deputy District Director Arizona
Stacey Poynter District Director Indiana
Stephen D. Umberger District Director Maryland (Baltimore)
Terri L. Denison District Director Georgia
Tim Jeffcoat District Director Texas (Houston)
Tom Todt District Director Alabama
Tong Qin Deputy District Director & Director for Asian American and Pacific Islander Outreach California (San Francisco)
Victor Parker District Director California (Los Angeles)
Vince LoPresti Assistant District Director Marketing and Outreach Area 2 (Ft. Pierce) Florida (South)
Virginia Smith Branch Manager New York (Buffalo)
Wayne Bell District Director Kansas (Wichita)
Wayne Gardella District Director Montana
Wilfredo J. Gonzalez District Director Florida (North)
Yvette T. Collazo District Director Puerto Rico
DISASTER OFFICES
Namesort descending Title Office
Charles L. Jones, Jr. Deputy Director El Paso Disaster Loan Servicing Center
Colleen M. Hiam Director Disaster Assistance Customer Service Center
Frank Skaggs Director Disaster Field Operations Center – East (FOCE)
Jeffrey Browning Deputy Director Birmingham Loan Servicing Center
Modupe A. Oguntolu Center Director El Paso Disaster Loan Servicing Center
Roger Garland Center Director Disaster Assistance Processing & Disbursement Center (PDC)
Sonya Hubbard Director Birmingham Loan Servicing Center
Tanya N. Garfield Director Disaster Field Operations Center – West (FOCW)