Small Business Virtual Round Table

Small business virtual round table featuring kearney area chamber of commerce and UNK Center for Economic and Rural Development

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Please join us for this live-streamed webinar on Wednesday, April 1st. Area and state experts will be on hand to share business information on how to respond to the COVID-19 crisis. The link to join is below. You can also submit your questions to be answered at the link provided.


9:00 a.m. Local Officials:

  • Lisa Tschauner - Director, Center for Entrepreneurship and Rural Development, UNK
  • Derek Rusher – President/CEO KACC
  • Stan Clouse – Mayor, City of Kearney
  • Michael Morgan - City Manager, City of Kearney
  • Elizabeth Roetman – Director, Kearney Works
  • Odee Ingersoll – Director, Nebraska Business Development Center
  • Bryan Slone – President, Nebraska State Chamber of Commerce
  • Kelley Messenger - Business Programs Specialist, U.S. Department of Agriculture-Kearney Office

10:00 a.m. State and Federal Officials:

  • Derek Rusher – President/CEO KACC
  • Leon Milobar – Nebraska District Director, U.S. Small Business Administration
  • Thomas Sullivan – Vice President of Small Business Policy, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
  • Adrian Smith – U.S. Congressman
  • Josh Jackson - Deputy Chief of Staff, Adrian Smith's office, CARES Act
  • Bryan Slone – President, Nebraska State Chamber of Commerce

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