Barbara A. Leachman, MEd

Director North Central Idaho Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

Barbara has a BS in Agribusiness and an MEd in Business Education from the University of Idaho. Her work experience in private for-profit business includes office management, sales, and bookkeeping. She has developed an managed apartments for a non-profit as well as consulting and teaching real estate, financial, and credit analysis. Barbara has experience with grants, economic development, appraising and government loan programs. She has been at the SBDC since 2011 and specializes in business planning, market research, website analysis, feasibility, human resources, raising capital, valuation and small business management.