Conference Emcee and SBA Lead Lender Relations Specialist and District International Trade Officer
Since joining the SBA as a Lender Relations Specialist in October 2012, Eric has enjoyed building and growing relationships with lending institutions and providing technical assistance and training to borrowers, lenders, and resource partners. Eric brings more than twenty years of banking and financial services experience and expertise to the SBA and calls on the skills he gained at Merrill Lynch, JP Morgan and the US Navy to provide an outstanding client experience.
As a veteran of the U.S. Navy, where he served as a Radioman aboard the USS Cavalla (SSN 684), Eric relishes the opportunity to work with the military veteran entrepreneur community in Indiana. Eric has also been proud to serve as the SBA Indiana District International Trade Officer for the past five years in support of increasing exports from Hoosier small businesses.