Judy Mahan

Senior Economic Development Director

Judy runs the CIE Incubator and is the head of CalPoly CIE Small Business Development Center (SBDC) programs. The SBDC provides high-quality complimentary business assistance to startups and established companies. So, if you need help with your business or startup, get in touch with Judy!

At the CIE HotHouse, she leads programming to assist in the business development of over a dozen currently incubating companies.  On the SBDC side, Judy manages the pool of expert consultants who support SBDC clients. With her experience as a corporate and securities attorney, Judy also provides legal guidance to more than 150 company clients within the SLO County SBDC network.

She also just happens to have a law degree, speaks French and teaches yoga. Her favorite dessert is cheese.