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Small Business Development Center at New Mexico State University Dona Ana Community College

DACC Workforce Center
2345 Nevada Avenue, Ste 101
Las Cruces, NM 88001-3902
(575) 527-7676
(575) 528-7432 Fax

Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Mon – Fri (By Appointment Only)

¡Se Habla Español!

The Small Business Development Center at Dona Ana Community is open and taking face to face appointments at our clients request. We are still offering Zoom and phone appointments as needed or requested. New Mexico SBDC is your sounding board, your safety net, your colleague and your consultant. Counselors at the SBDC assist in pre- and post-venture planning with no-charge confidential one-on-one consulting, low cost training in a variety of subjects, and are able to assist your company in networking with other local companies to achieve your goals. The DACC Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is committed to providing quality direct assistance, entrepreneurial education and resource links for potential and existing small businesses to strengthen the economy of New Mexico. Whether you already own a small business or are thinking about becoming an entrepreneur, the Small Business Development at Dona Ana Community College can help you climb the ladder of success. The SBDC offers FREE management consulting, training course (nominal fees may apply), and government procurement assistance for western New Mexico business.

Thank you for all of your patience.  Please don’t hesitate to reach out if you have any questions or concerns.


Whether you own or are thinking about starting a business, the Las Cruces Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Doña Ana Community College’s team of professional advisors provide one-on-one confidential consultations at no cost.  We offer assistance with how to manage a business, develop a business plan, create marketing strategies, and find financial resources.  Additionally, we will provide assistance to prepare the business loan package for a lender.  Seminars and workshops are also available to improve business and management opportunities.

The SBDC at DACC, serving Doña Ana and Sierra Counties, is a member of the New Mexico SBDC Network comprised of 19 centers across the state.  It also provides assistance with government contracting through the APEX Accelerator Program as well as international trade through the International Business Accelerator (IBA) program.


Jo Ann Garay, Director

Mary Ann Quesada, Business Advisor

Jennifer Therrien, Business Advisor

David Avalos, Business Advisor



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