Kelly will manage the Small Business and Technology and Development Center business applications and will work closely with small business owners and entrepreneurs on cash flow analysis, funding and business plan development. Ms. Dyer has extensive experience working with small business owners and entrepreneurs as evidenced by her previous work experience.
She is a graduate of Iowa State University where she obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Business with an emphasis in Economic Analysis. She also holds an MBA from Iowa State University in Agricultural Business. Ms. Dyer previously worked the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) where she was a farm loan officer trainee.
Her primary duties were loan evaluation and servicing. Prior to working at the USDA, she was the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for Alma Meats. In her capacity as CFO, she directed the overall financial and accounting plans of the company and assisted in the development of the company�s website. She is a highly motivated and very talented addition to the SBTDC.