January 15, 2018
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Small Business Administration announces appointment of Jeremy Field as regional administrator

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) last week announced the appointment of a new regional administrator for SBA Region X – also known as the SBA Pacific Northwest Region – which serves Washington, Alaska, Idaho and Oregon.

Jeremy Field is one of six SBA regional administrators appointed this month. He spent the past nine years in Pocatello, Idaho as the regional director and state grant coordinator for U.S. Sen. James E. Risch, R-Idaho, who is the chairman of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. The position allowed Field to collaborate with local leaders on federal issues, evaluate policy impacts on Idahoans, and work with a congressional team.

“A consistent theme throughout my career has been building bridges between federal agencies and the people and organizations they serve,” Field said. “I’m eager to continue that work connecting our region’s entrepreneurs and job creators to SBA services that help their businesses grow and flourish.”

Prior to working for Risch, Field was a staff assistant for former U.S. Sen. Larry Craig, R-Idaho, on the U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging in Washington, D.C.

An Idaho native, Field has a master’s degree in public administration from Idaho State University, a juris doctor degree from University of Idaho, a bachelor’s degree in political science from Brigham Young University and an associate’s degree in mathematics and physical science from Brigham Young University-Idaho.

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