Jump to Main Content
USA flagAn Official Website of the United States Government

The SBA Administrator

MARIA CONTRERAS-SWEET

Maria Contreras-Sweet became the 24th Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration and a member of President Obama’s Cabinet on April 7, 2014. She is a successful business executive, entrepreneur, and state cabinet official. Throughout her career, she has been a champion of diversity, access to capital and equal opportunity for all Americans.

Blogs by the Administrator

VIEW MORE
  • July 02, 2015
    On this day in 1776, fifty-six men in Philadelphia had a choice. They could continue to live under tyranny, or they could take a stand for liberty.They chose liberty.Today, in backyards and front... Read More
  • June 23, 2015
    When I started my businesses, it was overwhelming. I had to set up a legal structure, find office space, learn local zoning laws, apply for multiple licenses and permits, and navigate a maze of city... Read More
  • May 22, 2015
    Memorial Day is America’s most solemn holiday – a day to honor the sacrifices of those who have given their lives in defense of our country and the values we hold dear.So, today, we pay... Read More
Video Media Thumbnail
2:26
SD
CC
An Introduction to SBA

SBA Administrator on Twitter