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Tong Qin

US Small Business Administration, San Francisco District Office
Deputy District Director & National Director for Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Outreach

Qin is a seasoned financial management executive with 20 years of experience in the private, non-profit, and public sectors. Her career in the private sector includes assisting technology start-ups from initial launch and fund-raising stages to growth, mergers and acquisition, and exit stages.

Prior to taking on her current role, Tong was the Deputy CFO for SBA Headquarters in Washington, D.C. She led the CFO staff of approximately 150 federal employees and contractors with an annual budget of about $1 billion and a loan portfolio of over $90 billion. She also had oversight responsibility for all aspects of financial management and processes including accounting, budget, internal controls, as well as acquisition planning, program evaluation, and performance management.

Prior to joining SBA, Qin was a senior audit manager with a regional accounting firm in Washington D.C.

Qin has a B.S. degree in Accounting from the State University of New York, and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), as well as a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA). Qin is a member of the White House AAPI Interagency Working Group.