Small Business Development Center

Meet your Team of Advisors

Debbie Caterson

Debbie CatersonBachelor of Science in Business Management, Linfield College.

Owner of Inspiration Mixes and Starwatch Corp.

Areas of advising: small business finance, SBA Lending, writing business plans.

Norm Risorto

Norm RisortoBachelor of Science in Business Administration, Loyola Marymount University MBA Certificate, Tulane University.

Past Owner, H & H Market, Dayton,OH

Area of advising: small business improvements, government contracts.

Gale Peterson

Gale PetersonMore than 20 years experience teaching/advising on QuickBooks software

Experience as business owner

Area of advising: QuickBooks software

Sam Gross

Sam GrossBachelor of Science in Business Administration from University of Oregon

MBA in Entrepreneurship from Babson College

Owner of pizzeria in Roseburg

Area of advising: business plans, social media marketing

Greg Henderson

Greg HendersonBachelor of Science in Urban Geography from University of Oregon

Experience in the credit/banking industry since 1971

Area of advising: business plans, financial data analysis, and business loan preparation assistance