Small Business Export Finance Assistance Center Board of Directors
Assists small and medium-sized businesses in both urban and rural areas in the financing of export transactions. They also provide information to small and medium-sized businesses about export opportunities and financing alternatives. The Assistance Center is a non-profit corporation.
|Policy Area||Transportation and Economic Development|
|Total Board Positions||7|
|Statutory Authority||RCW 43.210.030|
|Public Disclosure Required?||No|
|Senate Confirmation Required?||Yes|
|Term Length (years)||4|
|Statutory Term Limits|
Member Requirements: There are seven directors appointed by the governor. The directors shall include the director of community, trade, and economic development or the director's designee; representatives of a large financial institution engaged in financing export transactions in the state of Washington; a small financial institution engaged in financing export transactions in the state of Washington; a large exporting company domiciled in the state of Washington; a small exporting company in the state of Washington; organized labor in a trade involved in international commerce; and a representative at large.