State Center Contact Information:

If you have questions or suggestions, please feel free to contact us directly. Our state center is normally open from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Central time Monday through Friday. Please include your address and telephone number so we can better serve you.

Iowa Small Business Development Center
2321 N Loop Drive, Suite 202
Ames, IA 50010-8218 View Map and Directions
Phone: 515-294-2030
Fax: 515-294-6522
iowasbdc@iastate.edu

State Office Staff Contact Information:

Lisa Shimkat, State Director
515-294-2030
lshimkat@iastate.edu


 
Ellen Nystrom, Associate State Director
515-294-4417
ejn@iastate.edu

 
Tricia Janes, Market Research & Database Coordinator
515-978-8010
triciaj@iastate.edu

 
Deb Duncan, Marketing Director
515-294-0021
dduncan@iastate.edu

 
Kathi Majors, Program Assistant
515-294-3771
kmajors@iastate.edu
 
Katie Kruse, Marketing Intern
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