Linda Tait is the Director of Lamar State SBDC. She has owned and managed several businesses and has more than 25 years’ experience advising businesses. Her business experience includes service-based businesses, as well as retail and wholesale businesses.  She is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Global Business Professional.  Tait holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and a Master’s Degree in Business Management from Lamar University. 



Sandra Louis is the Administrative Assistant for Lamar State SBDC. She attended the University Southwestern Louisiana and Lamar State College-Port Arthur earning an Associate of Applied Science Degree; Certificate in Medical Office Administration; and Office Technology.  Louis brings more than 25 years in office administration to the SBDC.