Lissette Cabrera-Galloza Recognized as ASBDC’s Delaware State Star 2023!

Published September 2023

We are thrilled to shine a spotlight on one of our exceptional advisors, Lissette Cabrera-Galloza, also known as Li, who has earned a well-deserved place on America’s Small Business Development Centers State Star list! Lissette’s unwavering commitment and expertise have not only propelled her own growth but have made a significant impact on countless entrepreneurs and businesses.

Lissette is incredibly dedicated to her work—she has consistently gone above and beyond to support her clients in navigating the complexities of business development. While working with a diverse range of businesses in various industries, her background in banking and her ability to conduct advising in English and Spanish make Lissette an incredible asset to the Delaware SBDC team. In just one month, she supported over 15 clients in submitting applications to the EDGE Grant program. This accomplishment alone serves as a testament to her passion for pouring into entrepreneurs and their ventures. Her profound impact on small businesses is further echoed by the voices of those she has guided:

Traveling Roots Wellness LLC attests to Lissette’s unwavering commitment. They share:

“Li helped in creating our operating agreement for the business. Without [Lissette], we would not have grown so quickly within our first six months as the advice, knowledge, and guidance we were provided helped us succeed and plan for the future in Delaware.”
– Jessica Lehman, PA-C, Traveling Roots Wellness

Delaware Home Inspections also recognized her as a vital resource, stating:

“Lissette was and continues to be a vital resource for the development of my company. As someone who helps all different types of small businesses, she is always there to offer suggestions or opportunities for growth and ways to avoid the pitfalls many new entrepreneurs encounter. I cannot thank her enough.”

– Kris Enslen, Delaware Home Inspections

My Sister’s Fault, a business that has thrived under Li’s mentorship, expressed deep gratitude:

“Part of our business success is thanks to the mentorship & guidance we received from our SBA Business Advisor Lissette Galloza. When it came to submitting applications for Edge Grant or business loans, Lissette was a key player in makeing sure we understood it all. We will be forever grateful for the guidance and mentorship we received from Lissette Galloza.”

– Angie & Rous Robles, My Sister’s Fault

As Lissette garners this much-deserved recognition on America’s Small Business Development Centers State Star list, we look forward to witnessing her continued growth and the positive change she will undoubtedly bring. Congratulations, Lissette—your light shines brightly in the world of small business development!


The Delaware Small Business Development Center, a unit of the University of Delaware Office of Economic Innovation & Partnerships, is funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration and in part through the State of Delaware.

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