Joi Eubanks manages Small Business Majority’s outreach efforts in the Central California region. Joi develops relationships with business partners, small business owners and community leaders to promote economic change and vitality in the heart of California.
Joi has served as a small business expert in the Central Valley for 15 years, working with small business owners from start up to expansion and liquidation—most recently serving as a technical assistance specialist at one of the largest community financial development institutions in California. Joi is also deeply involved with the African American business community in the Central Valley. She served as treasurer for the Fresno Metro Black Chamber of Commerce, and was recognized as the Fresno Metro Black Chamber of Commerce 2021 Things that Matter Honoree. She also founded the Women of Color Network, a group comprised only of minority, women-owned businesses.
Previously, she served as an associate director at a local small business development center and as the regional business development manager at the Valley Economic Development Center. Her extensive background in small business technical assistance allows her to comprehend the complex needs of the small business community.