Tamika Reynolds 2Special feature introducing the newest member Tamika L. Reynolds in the UAB Academic Small Business Alliance program:

Q. What is your role at UAB in the Department of Small Business Inclusion?
A. My role is to maintain an active presence in our community bringing together like-minded individuals and making business opportunities happen.  We actively work to connect academia with businesses in the community.

Q. How does the University help the business community?
A. At UAB we help the business community by providing opportunities to small and emerging businesses that otherwise may not have been afforded.  We provide training seminars, workshops and educational courses to prepare entrepreneurs to do business with UAB, the City of Birmingham and beyond. 

Q. What is the most interesting thing you enjoy about the Small business community? 
A. There are so many people eager to help one another.  Business Networking opportunities afford the best possible exposure in a fun interactive environment.