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Scot Hardin, Acting District Director

Scot Hardin

Scot Hardin is the Acting District Director for the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Columbus District Office with locations in Columbus & Cincinnati, OH.  As Acting District Director, Scot is responsible for the delivery of SBA programs in 60 of the 88 counties in Ohio.   The Columbus District strives to be Smart, Bold and Accessible (SBA) in our daily operations.

Scot joined the SBA in 1990 where he had the opportunity to work in both processing and liquidation of SBA loans.  He has serviced as Finance Chief and Deputy District Director.   In October of 2016, Scot assumed the position of Columbus District Acting Director.

Prior to coming to SBA, Scot worked for several local banks.

Scot graduated from the University of Akron with a Degree in Business Administration with emphasis in Finance.