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Kentucky District Office | Leadership Biographies

Robert Coffey, District Director

Robert Coffey is a native of Louisville and graduate of Louisville Central High School and the University of Louisville. Robert worked for National City Bank for five years before coming to SBA as a commercial loan officer.

Since joining the SBA Kentucky District Office in 1998, Robert has become versatile in several important SBA program areas. Robert’s lending experience made him an important resource to the International Trade partners. For several years, Robert has been Kentucky’s District International Trade Officer.

When SBA needed someone to run the Kentucky Minority Business Development Program, Robert became an expert in contracting with the federal government. For several years, Robert has also been the Project Officer on SBA’s Cooperative Agreement with the Kentucky Small Business Development Centers.

Robert was promoted to Deputy District Director for the SBA Kentucky District Office in August of 2016. He currently serves as the Kentucky District Director.