The Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Sauk Valley Community College supports hundreds of businesses like yours, providing valued assistance to launch dreams, secure financing, and increase


We deliver no-cost expert small business guidance and connect owners to vital resources needed to compete, grow, and succeed in Lee, Whiteside, Ogle, and Carroll Counties. We provide confidential, professional business advice, strengthened by our experience, expertise, and specialized training.

As your trusted partner, we are focused on your success. The services provided by Illinois SBDC set the stage for personal and professional growth, which directly impacts our local economy for the better.

Your Illinois SBDC Team:

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Stacy McCaskill
Executive Director

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Justin Bergman

Senior Consultant


Nancy Spei

Administrative Assistant

Our Services

We provide no-cost services to individuals and businesses in Lee, Whiteside, Ogle, and Carroll Counties. Click below to learn more about our services.



Phone: 815-835-6244


Sauk Valley Community College

Dillon Mall (East Mall), Room 1K11

173 Illinois Route 2

Dixon, IL 61021


To Meet



MONDAYS: 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

TUESDAYS: 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

WEDNESDAYS: 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

THURSDAYS: 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

FRIDAYS: 8:00 A.M - 12:00 P.M.


Evening Hours available once per month

Additional times available upon request

© 2020 by Illinois Small Business Development Center at Sauk Valley Community College

Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. SBA, the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity and Sauk Valley Community CollegeAdditional funding provided by the Supporters of the Illinois SBDC at Sauk Valley Community College.