Boards & Commisions
Small Business Development Financing Authority
Promotes the viability and expansion of businesses owned by economically and socially disadvantaged entrepreneurs, and also small businesses that do not meet the established credit criteria of financial institutions, and consequently are unable to obtain adequate business financing on reasonable terms through normal financing channels. Created in 1978, the nine members serve five year terms.
Celester A. Hall, Chairman
Director, Small Business Financing Agency
Managing Partner, Audacious Inquiry, LLC
Vice President, SBA Lending, Susquehanna Bank
Partner, Opportunity Capital Partners
President & CEO, Prince George’s Financial Service Corporation
Charles P. Martin
Regional Community Reinvestment Officer, Legal Division, M&T Bank
Director of Finance & Operations, The MD Crime Victim’s Resource Center
Deputy Treasurer for Financial Policy, Office of the State Treasurer
Independent Financial Officer
The next Authority Board meeting will be Monday, December 30, 2013 at 3 pm at Meridian Management Group, Inc. If interested in attending, please contact Robin Harris.
Meridian Management Group, Inc.
826 E. Baltimore Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21202