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About SBDC

Helping build Oregon's best businesses

The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is an important part of Columbia Gorge Community College. Its goal is to provide business and technical assistance to new and existing Oregon business owners and managers in the Mid-Columbia Gorge area. Meet our staff.



The SBDC is partially funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration. The support given by the U.S. Small Business Administration through such funding does not constitute or express an implied endorsement of any of the co-sponsor(s)' or participants' opinions, products or services.

Small Business Development Center Advisory Committee

Sam Bauer
Carlos Quezada
Lisa Farquharson
Carol Friend
Marc Geller
Ann Harris
Dan Manciu
Sarah Sullivan
Vern Mohlis
Eric Nerdin
Jared Sawyer
Darrell Roberts