Small Business Administration

Summit Bank’s SBA Division provides expert advice and counsel to small businesses throughout the 7(a) application process.  We ensure that the SBA conditions and requirements are met, making the loan process as fast and hassle free as possible.  We have a dedicated, specialized team ready and willing to help.

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is committed furthering the growth and development of small business nationwide, including our local communities.  Summit Bank obtains SBA guarantees through its 7(a) program to ensure we assist as many local small businesses as possible.  7(a) guaranteed loan helps small businesses receive funds for transactions that are difficult at times to finance with a conventional commercial loans.  Typical transactions include funds needed to purchase a business, expand an existing business with equipment financing and improvements and purchase owner occupied real estate.

SBA Resources

We are excited to help you with your SBA loan. Please provide the following information when submitting your loan request: cover letter, application, personal financial statement, and a business debt schedule. Click on the links below to access these forms. Should you have any questions please contact Ashley Horner at 541-684-7500 and she will be happy to assist you. We look forward to working with you.

Cover Letter


Personal Financial Statement

Business Debt Schedule

SBA Guideline Matrix

  • Ashley Horner, VP, Small Business Program Administrator

    ashley-hornerAshley is a graduate of the University of Portland with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a focus in Finance. Ashley is also a graduate of the Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) Commercial Lending Institute. She has several years’ experience strategically structuring and underwriting small business loans. Summit Bank is built on assisting businesses to succeed and her passion and expertise for the SBA loan program will provide clients a partner to navigate through the SBA financing process. Contact: Email Ashley / 541.684.7511

  • Kris Parker, SBA - Portfolio Advisor

    krisKris is a graduate of the University of Oregon and has a Bachelor’s degree in Finance. She joined Summit Bank in May of 2013. Kris brings over 30 years of financial analytic experience and knowledge, from working in the manufacturing and insurance industries. Contact: Email Kris / 541.684.7506