Meeting Archive:
What the New Health Reform Law Means for your Oregon Small Business

Meeting Description:
Meeting Description: 

Join Small Business Majority and the Small Business Administration to learn what the new healthcare law, the Affordable Care Act, means for Oregon small businesses. This webinar will focus on both federal and state provisions to help local small business owners understand how the law will affect them. Topics being discussed include:

  • Small business tax credits (available to businesses and tax-exempt non-profits)— who’s eligible for them and how to claim them
  • Cover Oregon marketplace update
  • Shared responsibility
  • Cost containment
  • Tools and resources available for small businesses interested in learning more about the law
A question and answer period will follow.
About Small Business Majority
Small Business Majority is a national nonprofit advocacy organization focused on solving the biggest problems facing America's 28 million small businesses. We conduct extensive opinion and economic research and work with small business owners, policy experts, and elected officials nationwide to bring nonpartisan small business voices to the public policy table. 
Date: Tue, Feb 11, 2014
Time: 09:00 AM PST
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Small Business Majority
 Presenter Information
Jarvez Hall
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Jarvez  manages Small Business Majority's outreach for the state of Oregon from our Portland office. Jarvez builds and maintains relationships with small business owners, business organizations and advocacy groups and provides education on the Affordable Care Act and other key small business issues. Prior to joining Small Business Majority, Jarvez worked in education and government including multiple positions with the City of Portland. After obtaining his MBA, Jarvez managed two small businesses in Portland and Corvallis and continues to be active in those business communities. Jarvez has also spent the last several years serving on the Board of Directors for Tender Loving Care-Think 'N Try, a Portland-based non-profit organization that focuses on building students' self-esteem, self-worth, social and academic skills.

Kellie Randall
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Kellie is the Public Affairs Specialist for the Portland District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration. Her primary role is to effectively communicate SBA products, tools and resources to small business owners, aspiring entrepreneurs, and the general public. Kellie joined the SBA with 8 years of experience in Public Affairs. A trained spokesperson and public relations expert, Kellie has experience coordinating immediate local, national and international media response. Kellie has developed strategic communication and outreach plans to build community involvement and strengthen local relationships. Her crisis communication experience ranges from nuclear emergency management to mishaps and deaths. Kellie received a B.S. in Political Science from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.