West Michigan Region – Grand Valley State University
1087 L. William Seidman Center | 50 Front Avenue SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Office Phone: 616-331-7277 / Cell Phone: 616-402-1750
Jamaal has gained experience over the past 10 years through several roles in banking and finance, most recently administering a microloan program designed to help underserved businesses gain access to capital in West Michigan. Jamaal works with community organizations and small business owners across the state of Michigan to ensure business resources are accessible to traditionally underserved markets (women, people of color, low-to-moderate income). Jamaal holds a BBA in Sales and Business Marketing and a MBA in Business Administration from Western Michigan University.
Areas of Expertise: Business plan development, start-ups, and loan origination.