Small Business Advisory Committee


The Small Business Advisory Committee (SBAC) is an 11-member citizens' committee made up of representatives of trade groups and members of the general business community, appointed by the Governing Board of the Authority.

The SBAC serves to:

  1. Assist the EBO Program in reviewing the administration of programs and policies that promote S/M/WBE participation in Authority prime and subcontract opportunities; 
  2. Coordinate activities and actions with the EBO Office; and 
  3. Makes recommendations to the EBO Office concerning modifications of the program, policy and procedures established pursuant to the Policy. 

The SBAC is governed by established rules and procedures. For more information, contact the Equal Business Opportunity Office at 561-640-4000.


Meetings of the SBAC are usually held at 9:00 a.m. on the first Tuesday of the month, every other month, beginning in February. The schedule is subject to change. See the meetings listed at right, or visit the SBAC meeting calendar page.

SWA Administration Building - Auditorium

7501 N. Jog Road

West Palm Beach, FL 33412 

Small Business Advisory Committee Members
DistrictSBAC Member 
Chair, District 2Junaid Akther  Dist 2_Junaid_web
Vice Chair, District 3Michelle DePotter
 District 1 Karen Lau picture of District 1 Karen Lau for the web
District 4
Erica Daley Erica Daley (2)
District 5Rolando Barrero Barrero
 District 6Sara Perez Sara perez District 6
District 7Kesnel Theus Kesnel Theus
At-Large MemberVacant

At-Large MemberBruce Lewis
At-Large MemberAngeleta Gray Angie Gray 2_2_21 web
At-Large MemberSelena Samios At-Large_Selena_web

SBAC Meetings and Recordings


Agendas are available prior to the meetings in the agenda center where you'll also find agendas from previous meetings.  To view the most recent agenda, click here.

February 6, 2024

December 5, 2023

October 3, 2023

August 8, 2023

June 6, 2023

April 4, 2023

February 7, 2023

December 6, 2022

October 4, 2022

August 9, 2022

June 7, 2022

April 6, 2022

February 1, 2022

December 7, 2021 - Cancelled

October 5, 2021

August 10, 2021

June 1, 2021

April 6, 2021

Feb. 2, 2021

Oct. 6, 2020

Aug. 11, 2020 

June 30, 2020 - Special Meeting

June 2, 2020 - Cancelled

April 7, 2020 - Cancelled

Feb. 4, 2020 

Dec. 3, 2019 

Oct. 1, 2019