Small Business COVID-19 Resources & Financial Guidance

Click the video below to watch the Ramsey County 12-15-2020 COVID-19 Resources and Financial Guidance webinar. You will learn more about financial assistance from the SBA and MnDEED and hear from a panel of experts on PPP reporting, end of year tax implications, and Ramsey County Open to Business. MnDEED Commissioner Steve Grove gave opening remarks and a DEED update.

Click here for the slide deck from the presentation.

Speakers Included:


Sandy Martin, Mayor, City of Shoreview


Steve Grove, Commissioner, MN Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED)


Panel Moderator - Elena Gaarder, President/Chief Executive Officer, Metropolitan Consortium of Community Developers (MCCD)

SBA Programs - Brian McDonald, District Director, Minnesota District Office U.S. Small Business Administration

Open to Business – Ramsey County - Tyler Hilsabeck, Business Advisor Open to Business

End of Year Taxes & Accounting - Nels Larsen CPA CMA CFM, Managing Member Guidance Accounting LLC

PPP Loan Reporting & Forgiveness - Shelly Myrland, Vice President Commercial Banking F & M Bank