Our Team

Connecticut Small Business Development Center advisors each bring a unique set of skills and professional experience to their relationship with our clients.  Advisors have specialty areas in needs such as pre-venture businesses, capital access, marketing, government contracting, international trade, growth strategy, financial management and business strategy.  Our advisors take a team approach to ensure a client will have the ability to work with more than one advisor to best support reaching their goals.

Business Advisors

Christine Sullivan

Business Advisor

Denise Whitford

Business Advisor

Joseph Williams, Jr.

Business Advisor

Jon Carlisle

Business Advisor

Tammy Eldredge

Business Advisor

Jim Jackson

Business Advisor

Shelly Koehler

Business Advisor

Gregory Lewis

Business Advisor

Patty Meagher

Technology Business Advisor

Nelson Merchan

Business Advisor

Michelle Ouimette

Business Advisor

Sade Owoye

Business Advisor

Steven Semaya

Business Advisor

Lead Office

Joe Ercolano

State Director

Meghan Brennan

Communications Manager

Laura Nardone

Database Administrator

Matt Pugliese

Associate State Director

Valeria Bisceglia

Integrated Learning & Business Advisor

Miriam Blake

Financial Analyst