Your Team

A team of experienced business advisers ready to help you succeed!

Your Team

The Linn-Benton Community College SBDC team has entrepreneurial and business knowledge and decades of experience working with a diverse range of markets.

Our team of seasoned business advisers will help you identify, understand and overcome the challenges of running a successful business. SBDC advisers are industry experts with proven track records in their fields. All advising services are confidential and free of charge.

  • Peter Bober
    Peter BoberAdviser
    Pete is a retired Small Business Development Center Director who worked for close to thirty years supporting the business community through the development of business and workforce development programs. Pete has a bachelor degree in Speech Communications and a Masters in Interdisciplinary Studies with areas of concentration in business management, from Oregon State University.
  • Gabriela Orellana
    Gabriela OrellanaAdviser
    Gabriela has worked for 20 years in the financial system developing financial products and education programs for small businesses, she has been a microfinance consultant and a mentor to entrepreneurs.
  • Britt Hoskins
    Britt HoskinsDirector
    Britt comes to LBCC and the Small Business Development Center from Oregon State University where she oversaw career development programming in agriculture, forestry, and earth sciences for six years.

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