San Joaquin Valley Small Business Lending Capacity Building Forum

Tuesday, July 29, 2014
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
U.S. Small Business Administration – Fresno Field Office
801 R Street, Suite 201
Fresno, CA 93721

Continental breakfast and refreshments will be provided.

There is no cost to attend, but advanced registration is required.

At this forum, we will have presentations and discussion on effective strategies to build small business lending capacity throughout the San Joaquin Valley. We will hear from effective practitioners how their platforms were developed, and strategies for regional stakeholders to support continued growth in the region’s community development infrastructure.

The objective of this Forum will encourage more small business lending activity in the San Joaquin Valley marketplace and open discussions on enhancing small business lending. This meeting is designed for participation by community organizations, financial institutions, and government agencies.


Leilani Barnett, Regional Manager, Community Development
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
(415) 977-3858

Spike Keil, Community Affairs Specialist, Division of Depositor and Consumer Protection, San Francisco Region
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
(415) 808-8059


  • Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
  • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • Office of the Comptroller of the Currency