GULFPORT, Mississippi — Lance P. Foster, economic development specialist in the Small Business Administration’s Gulfport Office, has been named manager of the SBA’s Gulfport branch.
Foster will handle distribution and promotion of the agency’s economic development programs and counseling services to Mississippi’s 12 most southern counties. He has been with the SBA since March 2006, formally holding the titles of senior lender relations specialist, veterans officer, and administrative officer in the SBA Boise (Idaho) District Office.
Foster received a bachelor of science degree in Business Management and Information Systems from Kaplan University. He also holds an associate’s degree in Computer Technology and studied Commercial Law at Boise State University.