Sunita Maharaj

Finance Center Director

Finance Center

About Me:

A self-described analyzer, Sunita Maharaj is the Director of the Finance Center and is committed to helping small businesses access capital. She has spent the last 20 years creating streamlined ways for businesses to get loan-ready and is currently most passionate about the work she is doing to reach all small businesses.

As a former lender turned Finance Center Director, Sunita has developed a unique perspective when it comes to accessing capital. Influenced by leaders like Heather Luzzi with the SBA and Debbie Muramoto with California Capital FDC, Sunita aspires to continue growing the SBDC’s reach into all small business communities in northern CA.

While accessing capital is her primary job function, Sunita also enjoys making favorite restaurant meals at home and traveling to places around the world.

Expertise: Access to Capital Lending Specialist Loan Packaging

I also speak: Spanish