Jalal Maqableh

Inclusive Entrepreneurship Business Advisor
With SBDC since 2017   

Jalal’s global perspective and versatile skillset help the SV SBDC connect with underserved communities throughout the region. With 18+ years of experience in advising entrepreneurs and businesses and a broad range of knowledge in critical business topics, Jalal is also active in community initiatives and supports community members who are looking for a better future.

Get in Touch
Email   maqabljh@jmu.edu
Phone 540.568.3227

Business strategic planning
Adopt technology for business development and management
Data analytics & data visualization
Web development (WordPress)
Organizational strategic leadership, development, and change management
Working with immigrants (Speaking Arabic)

GrowthWheel Certified Business Advisor

Granada College (Jordan), Diploma, Information Technology
Philadelphia University (Jordan) BS, Software Engineering
Eastern Mennonite University, MA, Conflict Transformation & Peacebuilding
Eastern Mennonite University, Graduate Certificate, Nonprofit Leadership and Social Entrepreneurship
James Madison University, Ph.D. Candidate, Strategic Leadership Studies, concentration in organizational science and leadership
18+ years of experience in advising entrepreneurs and businesses in different regions, communities, contexts, and countries

Winner of the 2006 King Abdullah II of Jordan Award for Freelance Business & Entrepreneurship, Jordan’s highest honor for a young businessman   

 Fun Fact
“I believe I'm a good cook, I will never disappoint you if you try the food I make. My dishes always smell and taste fantastic!”