https-cdn.evbuc.comimages313285011467405706891originalJoin SBB College for a great workshop built for small business owners. This free workshop is open to students and the local community. Join us for valuable information, networking, and an opportunity to learn about some key topics related to small business success.


Thursday, May 25
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm


SBB College Santa Maria
303 Plaza Drive
Santa Maria, CA 93454


Chris Wickers – Wickers Insurance Agency

Chris Wickers grew up in New York City. After graduating High School in 1985 he joined the Unites States Marine Corps, where he was deployed in both Europe and Asia as an Infantry Rifleman. After the Marines, Chris went on to earn his Bachelor’s Degree and MBA from California State University Dominguez Hills in Los Angeles.

He began his insurance career in 1996 with the insurance company AIG, in the Premium Finance department. Chris later moved to the Legal and Regulatory division of Thomson Reuters, where he was a senior manager, before moving to Santa Maria.

Since 2009 he has worked as the owner and producer in all lines of Commercial Insurance with Wickers Insurance Agency. The agency focuses on business insurance for the small to mid sized market.

Chris has been an active volunteer with the American Red Cross and a mentor for returning veterans through American Corporate Partners.

Terry Dworaczyk – CFP®, MS, CLTC®

Financial Advisor and Franchise Owner with Ameriprise with over 22 years of experience. Areas of focus include Retirement Planning Strategies, Estate Planning Strategies, Small Business, and Family Finances. He holds a Doctorate in Education from UC Santa Barbara, and an M.S. in Business Administration from Boston University.