As an entrepreneur herself, Carol Hendrix provides technical assistance to business owners seeking expertise in everything from optimizing business performance to figuring out how to get it all started. Hendrix spent 25 years as a small business and nonprofit lender prior to starting a consulting firm in 1997, which she still owns today. She’s served as executive director of several community development financial institutions and micro-lending organizations as well as a nonprofit business service firm, which was certified by the SBA as a Technical Assistance Provider for small, start-up and expanding firms.
Hendrix was awarded the Mary McLeod Bethune Award for Education and Advocacy in 1996 and the Small Business Administration Minority Small Business Advocate Award in 2000. She holds a master’s in business administration and taught as an adjunct professor at several colleges and universities in the subjects of business, management, business finance and entrepreneurial studies.
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