Alaska Small Business Development Center

Meet Your Lenders: Funding Your Start-Up on the Kenai Peninsula (Live Webinar)

October 4, 2023
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM (AKDT)
Register by 10/4/2023 12:30 PM (AKDT)

This will take you to our client portal.

The Alaska Small Business Development Center (SBDC), in partnership with the Seward Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to be participating in this year’s Alaska Startup Week 2023.  As one of over 30 events happening during Alaska Startup Week 2023, be sure to check out the incredible list of all events starting October 2nd at

Join us virtually via Zoom from 1 pm to 3 pm on Wednesday, Oct. 4th, 2023 for our free session “Meet Your Lenders: Funding Your Start-Up on the Kenai Peninsula.” Are you considering a loan to finance a small business project but unsure on how to proceed? During this session, you will learn from eight lenders about loan programs available on the Kenai Peninsula. You will also have a chance to get a feel for what lenders are looking for… in a positive, friendly, and neutral environment.



  • Tim Redder, VP of Regional Commercial Banking at First National Bank Alaska.
  • Steve Manley, Vice President & Commercial Loan Officer at Northrim Bank.
  • Carrie Callaway Cardy, Vice President & SBA Relationship Manager at Keybank.
  • Ryan Brougham, Vice President & Commercial Loan Officer at Evergreen Capital.
  • Julie Nolen, Business Loan Manager, Cook Inlet Lending.
  • Theo Ransum, Business Lending Officer at Business Impact Northwest.
  • Michelle (Miki) Rodekohr, Loan Supervisor at the Division of Investments under the Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development (DCCED) for the State of Alaska.
  • Daryl Lowe, Loan Officer at McKinley Alaska Growth Capital.

The link above will take you to our client portal, where you will be able to register for access to this training video.