Finance & Decision Sciences
What is your title and what do you do at SBDC?
I am a Finance Intern at the SBDC. I help analyze financial statements and tax returns of small businesses seeking funding. Additionally, I attend business pitches to understand what kind of funding the business owners are looking for. The latest project I am working on is the improvement of the client database.
How does what you’re studying apply to what you do at SBDC?
As a finance intern, I have the ability to learn the debt financing side with different types of businesses. Understanding the credit analysis process and other fundamentals really helps me grow my skill set.
What do you plan to do in the future?
After finishing school, I plan on breaking into the investment management or investment banking field.
Are you involved in any extracurricular activities outside of SBDC?
CSUF Finance Association – Past Board Member
Titan Capital Management – Student Portfolio Manager
Words of Wisdom
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