Below is the official SMALL BUSINESS EXPO Agenda!
Use this Agenda to plan out your day.

We look forward to welcoming you to the upcoming Small Business Expo!

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Valerie Maher

US Small Business Administration
Valerie Maher is the Lead Economic Development Specialist for the U.S. Small Business Administration in Houston.  Ms. Maher collaborates with an extensive network of public and private sector partners across 32 counties and represents the SBA at a variety of public functions to educate the small business community and economic development stakeholders about SBA programs and services and other small business topics.  Prior to joining the SBA Houston District Office in January 2017, Ms. Maher spent the previous 10 years working for the SBA’s National Guaranty Purchase Center in Herndon, VA.  Ms. Maher is a graduate of Texas A&M University.