We have partnered with the SBDC to hold a weekly webinar to address your most pressing financial and operational questions. Join our discussion on April 9 to learn how to access federal funds now available due to the coronavirus crisis response. Hear updates from SBDC Director Judy Mahan as well as local and national banking perspectives on how they are managing administration of the SBA loan programs — such as EIDL and PPP.
Judy Mahan has a dual role as the Incubator Director for Cal Poly CIE at the HotHouse and the Director of the Small Business Development Center. At the SBDC, Judy manages the pool of expert consultants who support SBDC clients. Judy and her team have been pivotal in connecting small businesses with financial assistance during the COVID crisis.
Greg Bland is a Senior Vice President and Relationship Manager for the Santa Barbara County market in Commercial Banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Greg also serves as Market President for San Luis Obispo County. As Market President, Greg is responsible for delivering the full resources of the Bank to all clients in the communities and for coordinating all community relations and activities. Greg joined Bank of America Merrill Lynch in 1984.
Lindsay Waylett joined Customers Bank in 2019 with approximately 20 years of commercial banking experience that includes serving in all roles of the SBA loan process. Lindsay is heading the SBDC’s local Banking Task Force. Waylett earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration/Finance from San Diego State University and is also a graduate of the Pacific Coast Banking School.