The Council on Small Business provides recommendations to help more American small business exporters find new markets, achieve more sales, and lower the risk of selling internationally.


Nancy Flake Johnson

President and CEO, Urban League of Greater Atlanta

Robin van Puyenbroeck

Executive Director - Business Development, World Trade Centers Association


Rhett Buttle

Founder and Principal, Public Private Strategies

Bill Cummins

Executive State Director, Alabama SBDC Network, University of Alabama

Greg Douquet

Managing Partner, Red Duke Strategies LLC

J.R. Gonzales

Executive Vice Chair, Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce

Kevin Klowden

Chief Global Strategist, Milken Institute

Kathie Leonard

President and CEO, Auburn Manufacturing

Caitlin Lizarraga

Manager, International Trade, West Virginia Department of Economic Development

Mitchell Martin

Managing Partner, Martin Harps Syphoe & Co, Owner/Treasurer, Global Concessions, Inc.

Melissa Muhammad

Founder and CEO, Black and Global Business Network

Daniel Rajaiah

Vice President, Global Operations, Mastercard

Daisy Ramos-Winfield

President & CEO, Florida Export Finance Corporation

Rev. Dr. Shane B Scott

Chairman, Macedonia Community Development Cooperation

Miguel Serricchio

Executive Vice President, LSQ Funding Group

Carla Stone

President, World Trade Center Delaware