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EAC SBDC provides business assistance in Greenlee County

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EAC SBDC provides business assistance in Greenlee County

By Lori Dugan

THATCHER, AZ—Eastern Arizona College’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC) recently expanded its services by hiring a business counselor to assist business owners in Greenlee County. Shannon Rhodes Seballos was hired in July to help Greenlee County residents who currently own or are considering starting a business.

Seballos holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Arizona, and brings significant small business and corporate experience to this new position. Specializing in financial analysis, budgeting, and business funding, Seballos says she is excited to work with Greenlee County business owners, “I believe small business is a key component of our local economic recovery.”

The Eastern Arizona College SBDC is a program sponsored jointly by Eastern Arizona College and the U.S. Small Business Administration. The center provides free counseling, government loan assistance, and training to existing businesses and individuals considering starting their own business. For more information call the SBDC at (928) 428-8590 or e-mail at Seballos can be reached directly by phone at (928) 965-9692 or by e-mail at