SBA Administrator Appoints New Regional Regulatory Fairness Board Members

SBA Administrator Appoints New Regional Regulatory Fairness Board Members

WASHINGTON, Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Three small business owners from Louisiana, Maine and Alaska respectively have been appointed to serve on the U.S. Small Business Administration's Regional Regulatory Fairness Boards by SBA Administrator Linda McMahon.

Regional Regulatory Fairness Boards in all 10 of SBA's regions represent the voice of small businesses on regulatory fairness.  Each board is comprised of five small business owners, and serves as a resource and point of contact for small business owners who believe they have experienced unfair regulatory enforcement and compliance actions. 

The board members advise the National Ombudsman and Assistant Administrator for Regulatory Enforcement Fairness, Nathan J. Miller, on matters of concern to small businesses related to federal regulatory enforcement actions, and report instances of unfair, excessive enforcement actions taken by federal regulators.

Arthur J. Price 
Region VI, representing Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas

Arthur Price is the President of Badger Oil Corporation, and an active board member of the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association and the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of Business First Bank, a community banking institution based in Baton Rouge. Price serves as a director and treasurer of the Lafayette General Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Lafayette General Health, a regional, community-owned health system. He is also a director of the Badger Excellence in Education Foundation, whose mission is to assist and improve public and private educational efforts in Louisiana. 


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