A dedicated public servant of nearly 30 years, Nancy Porzio is the district director for the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Alaska District Office. Porzio oversees the delivery of SBA lending, contracting, counseling and training programs across the entire state of Alaska.
Financial conditions remained supportive of economic growth during the first half of 2015, and business owners continued to take advantage of the relatively low interest rates. In the second quarter of 2015, total business lending grew at a solid pace . This was especially true for the portion of business loans known as commercial industrial loans.