Staff is helpful and friendly. We are happy to trust our business with SouthStar Bank.
– Austin B.
We understand the challenges
At SouthStar Bank, we understand the challenges you face as a business owner, and they are anything but small. As a Small Business Administration (SBA) Preferred Lender, we can help your small business thrive and grow with the option that’s right for you.
Working for oneself is an appealing option for those with an entrepreneurial spirit. In order to be successful and see growth, an entrepreneur must find the right financial partner to help you remain financially secure. Whether you are planning a startup or expanding current operations, securing business financing is a crucial piece of your business plan. One of the best places to start as a business applicant is by learning about SBA loans.
Why Choose SouthStar Bank for your SBA Loan?
- Get your answer fast so you can get on with the next step.
- Low down payments.
- Long term loans with low monthly payments keep your overhead low.
- Work with a team of professionals dedicated to supporting local businesses.
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Your Local SBA Loan Team
Our qualified team is dedicated to supporting local business. They go beyond the standard SBA benefits of lower down payments and longer terms, to build lasting relationships with clients through personal service and quick responses. By understanding local Austin and Central Texas markets and every detail of the loan process, they allow their clients to keep focus on the business.
Left to Right: Amanda Aaron, Alexis Michael, Pam Barbeau
Alexis Michael, Senior Vice President | NMLS# 790782
Over a career spanning almost 20 years, Alexis Michael has built a reputation as a leader by being friendly, knowledgeable and approachable. It’s no wonder that her clients love working with her; and why so many of her existing customers refer friends, family members or their own clients. “That’s the biggest compliment I can receive… any banker can receive.” Her professional associations include Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW), past President (2017) and current committee chair. She is a member of the Leander, Cedar Park and Liberty Hill Chambers of Commerce.
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Amanda Aaron, Vice President of Lending | NMLS# 1819235
Amanda Aaron joined the SouthStar Bank team in July 2019, bringing in over 15 years of financial experience specializing in SBA lending and conventional
commercial loan financing. Her expertise and personable skills allow her to guide clients through the entire lending process, making them feel comfortable about what to expect during each stage of acquiring business loans. Amanda is a part of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) and had the opportunity to lead the Outreach Committee in supporting local charities. She is also a member of Central Texas Association of Government Guaranteed Lenders (CTAGGL).
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Pam Barbeau, Assistant Vice President
Pam Barbeau, a 17-year professional in the finance industry, is Assistant Vice President and SBA Specialist. As part of the company’s SBA lending team, Pam enjoys helping small business owners fulfill their dreams by assisting them with the loan application so they can focus on their business. Pam is involved in a number of professional organizations including Financial Women in Texas and Texas Women in Business and is also a volunteer for the Georgetown Police Department.
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