Wednesday, April 2 (8am – 12pm)


Do you know the difference between SBA 504 and 7(a) loans?  These program allows lenders to minimize their exposure, reduce risk and assist their customers with enhanced terms.This half-day course is for any lender seeking to understand how to structure 504 and 7(a) loans based on eligibility factors, credit underwriting expectations of SBA and file documentation requirements.  All of these topics will be covered within the discussion of specific loan request examples.

Time will be allocated at the end of class to address any structure or packaging issues submitted by the class.


  • Erin Procko, Bell State Bank & Trust – Erin has over 12 years experience in commercial and SBA lending with a primary focus on the SBA 7(a) and Express programs.
  • Michelle Mueller, Minnesota Business Finance Corporation – Michelle has over 30 years of experience in economic development and 19 years specifically with the SBA 504 program.

LOCATION: Bell State Bank & Trust
The Colonnade Building (lower level, Conference Room C)
5500 Wayzata Blvd |  Minneapolis, MN 55416

(includes light breakfast)

  • $150 – Chapter Affiliates
  • $200 – Non Affiliates/Guests

PLEASE NOTE: A RMA Minnesota Chapter Affiliate is an individual who has paid the annual RMA Minnesota/Local Chapter fee for the 2013/2014 term (Sept. 1, 2013 – Aug. 31, 2014).  National Membership does not qualify for member rates/benefits at Minnesota Chapter events.

Please click here for a link to the RMA Minnesota Chapter site to register or for more information.