Audio Included in Post. Runs 38 Minutes ©2011 WTLC/Radio One. Indy native Marie Johns, who went on to business success as a top exec with Verizon is Deputy Administration of the Small Business Administration (SBA). Johns stopped by Afternoons with Amos to talk about the efforts by the SBA to increase small business growth and entrepreneurship in the Black community and to further President Barack Obama‘s goal of creating jobs. Johns was in Indianapolis for the National Convention of the Coalition of 100 Black Women. Hear Johns full interview above.