Small Business Development Center Advisor:


Schedule an appointment with Taryn Hornby for SBDC advising here.

Phone number : (253) 520-6261

  • Banking
  • Evaluating Financial Statements
  • Financial Health of an Organization
  • Business Plans
  • Marketing Strategy

Taryn joined the SBDC after 13 years in the banking industry. She began her career in the Asset-Based/Commercial Finance industry. She held positions ranging from Auditor to Vice President, New Business Development. She was first employed with a small lender specializing in loans ranging from $250,000 – $5MM. As her career progressed she then moved to the 10th largest bank in the world and finally to a sub of the largest bank in the world where she sourced loans ranging from $5MM-$100MM. She has also worked for a cash flow lender, one of the largest in the US as a Small Business Banker, New Business Development.

She has owned her own business, starting it with an original idea, developing the organization and selling it several years later.

She received her MBA from Northern Illinois University and her B.S. in Accounting from the University of Illinois. She has also passed the CPA exam.