EDA Virtual Workshop

MRGDC hosted a Virtual Workshop on November 12, 2020.  Many of the region's leaders and community members were present and participated in presentations from industry experts ranging from Sul Ross to the United States Department of Agriculture.  To view the entire webinar, click here .  All presentations are listed below.  

  • Roberto Peche-EDA Representative and Workshop Moderator / Organization: United States Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration (EDA) View Presentation

  • Jemerell Rogers, Director of Lending / Organization: PeopleFund View Presentation

  • Elizabeth Pena, Executive Director  / Organization: Sul Ross Small Business Center View Presentation

  • Humberto “Tito” Gonzalez, Roberto Rodriguez and Jose Franco III / Organization: Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) View Presentation

  • Zuleika K. Morales / Organization: United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) View Presentation 

  • David L. Elizondo, Deputy District Director Organization: U.S. Small Business Administration View Presentation 

  • Emily Jimenez and Michael Kennedy / Organization: United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) View Presentation 

  • Guadalupe Valdes, Area Director Organization: United States Department of Agriculture View Presentation

  • Jonathan Sarabia, Business Development Officer  / Organization:  LiftFund, Inc. View Presentation


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