Douglas Kramer
Deputy AdministratorU.S. Small Business Administration
Douglas J. Kramer was confirmed as Deputy Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) on June 11, 2015. In this capacity, he is responsible for managing the agency and ensuring the efficient operation of its programs. He works to make sure the Agency fulfills its promise to support U.S. Small Businesses. Prior to this role, he was Counselor to SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet, where he advised on day-to-day management operations of the SBA and the agency’s efforts to support the growth and success of American small businesses. Before joining the SBA, Mr. Kramer served in numerous senior leadership positions within the Obama Administration and a number of White House positions. Prior to this, Douglas worked as an Associate and then Shareholder at the law firm Polsinelli PC and was also an Associate at the law firm Covington & Burling.

Mr. Kramer received a B.A. from Georgetown University and a J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School.