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Office for Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization
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The Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) is responsible for all ED activities on behalf of small businesses, minority businesses, and other businesses owned and controlled by disadvantaged persons.

For additional information, please see the "functional statements" for the Office of the Deputy Secretary or contact:

Office for Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization
Office of the Deputy Secretary
U.S. Department of Education
Potomac Center Plaza, Room 7050
550 12th St. SW
Washington, DC 20202
(202) 245-6300


Resources

OSDBU is a resource for small businesses seeking information concerning the Department and our relationship with the small business community, and information about the Department’s rules and regulations that apply to small businesses and small entities. The Small Business Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Act (SBREFA) provides certain rights to small businesses and small entities, including the right to file a comment about the Department's enforcement and compliance process to the National Ombudsman's office. Information about the National Ombudsman is available online at www.sba.gov/ombudsman. For more information on the rights provided by SBREFA please click here.


Staff List
Title Name Phone
Director, OSDBU Janet D. Scott 202-245-6216
Small Business Specialist Marcella Coverson 202-245-6302
Small Business Specialist Melanie Carter 202-245-6004
Small Business Specialist Javette Johnson 202-245-6303


   
Last Modified: 12/01/2016