The California Natural Resources Agency Small Business and DVBE Advocate are Kristine Olson and Danielle Rogers.
As the Small Business and DVBE Advocate they are responsible for assisting small businesses by:
- receiving and responding to complaints received by small businesses;
- providing technical advice and assisting small businesses in resolving problems and questions;
- reporting small business concerns, and when appropriate, reporting them to the Agency Secretary.
The Small Business and DVBE Advocate does not advocate for or against the adoption, amendment, or repeal of any regulation or intervene in any pending investigation or enforcement action.
The Small Business and DVBE Advocate may be reached: