Virtual Legislative Briefing:
Economic Data and Resources Supporting
Small Business Recovery & Resiliency

March 16, 2022

How are small businesses and workers navigating economic recovery from COVID-19? What resources are available to assist in their recovery?

SBDC Client Recovery and Resilience Stories

Toya's Precious Jewels

Ed and La'toya Mayberry, Owners

Midland, Texas

Valley Sports

Normalinda Ortiz, Owner

Mission, Texas

Starting or growing your business in Texas? Let us help! With over 60 centers strategically located in rural, urban, and suburban communities throughout the Lone Star state, the Texas Small Business Development Center Network has the knowledge, tools and resources you need to succeed. SBDC's experienced and savvy professionals provide confidential business consulting -- at no cost to you -- and affordable training to help you at every stage of your business development. SBDC assistance is customized to your needs, whether you need help putting together a business plan, finding financing, exploring new markets, increasing sales, or improving productivity and profitability.

Visit your local SBDC to meet with an expert business advisor for a hands-on, one-on-one consulting session, or to learn about our wide array of traditional classroom and online training programs geared toward small business owners and managers. We can also leverage our strong relationships with resource partners such as Chambers of Commerce and other community organizations, and arrange to meet with you at one of their convenient office locations. We are eager to work with you to help you meet challenges, explore opportunities, manage growth and plan for a bright future!

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Texas SBDCLead Offices


University of Houston

Dr. Steven K. Lawrence, DrPh, MBA
Executive Director / Research Professor
1455 West Loop South, Suite 900
Houston, TX 77027 - View Map

Phone: 713-752-8452
Fax: 713-756-1500
Web Site:


Bill J. Priest Institute

Mark Langford
Executive Director
1402 Corinth Street, Suite 2111
Dallas, TX 75215 - View Map

Phone: 214-860-5831
Fax: 214-860-5813
Web Site:

San Antonio

University of Texas at San Antonio

Albert Salgado
UTSA Downtown, 501 West Cesar E. Chavez Blvd., DB 4.370
San Antonio, TX 78207 - View Map

Phone: 210-458-24500
Fax: 210-458-2425
Web Site:


Texas Tech University

Judy Wilhelm
State Director
5001 Loop 289
Lubbock, TX 79414 - View Map

Phone: 806-745-3973
Web Site: