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Navigating the Automated Export System and Filing Your Electronic Export Information

Thursday, July 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm • Organized By Missouri SBDC
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Filing your export documentation correctly is a crucial element in the export process, so we have partnered with the U.S. Census Bureau to bring you an informative overview of the process and how the SBDC can help you in your export venture. Speaker Bios: Clara E. Santiago Bello, Supervisory Survey Statistician, U.S. Census Bureau has more than 25 years experience working with exports and imports data collection, Foreign Trade Regulations and the Automated Export System. She joined the Census Bureau in 1993 as a Clerk Typist and she has been the supervisor of the local office since 2005. Clara provides training to the trade in English and Spanish about Foreign Trade Regulations, Automated Export System, Commodity Classification and the COVID-19 Hub among other Census’ websites. Clara received her bachelor’s degree in Public Communication from the University of Puerto Rico, a master's degree in Public Administration from the University of Puerto Rico and a master’s degree in Divinity from the Evangelical Seminary of Puerto Rico. Clara resides in Carolina, Puerto Rico, with her husband John Bello and Mac, a hyperactive Jack Russell Terrier. Leslie Fischer, International Trade Director, Missouri Small Business Development Center, promotes export of Missouri goods and services by managing international trade education, programming, counseling and export promotion activities across the SBDC statewide network. Before joining the SBDC, Leslie worked as an international trade specialist for the Missouri Department of Agriculture and the Missouri Department of Economic Development. Leslie received her bachelor’s degree in Journalism from the University of Kansas and her master’s degree in Global Management from the Fordham University.

Leslie Fischer
Missouri SBDC
(573) 230-2297
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