Maine SBDC Business Advisor Since 2004
Advising Specialties: Agriculture, Loan Proposals, Business Ownership Transitions (Especially acquisitions), Business Planning, Cash Flow Projections, Quickbooks, Logistics & Process, MTI Grants
Education: B.A. in German, Furman University; M.A. in German, University of Maine; M.S. in Global Supply Chain Logistics, Maine Maritime Academy
Professional Background: Over twenty years in different areas of the food service and restaurant field as well as work experience with inventory management, warehousing and distribution. Previous small business owner.
Accomplishments, honors, recognitions: Maine SBDC State Star Award – 2015 and 2019, SBA Certified Export & Trade Business Advisor, Deacon – Episcopal Church, Innovation Engineering Leadership Institute
- The service I received was outstanding, pertinent, needed and very helpful and I believe it made a major difference in the finished product to date. I will continue to use and trust this service.
- I worked closely with Ann during the preparation of an MTI Development application. Ann was an invaluable help during this process. Her insight and dedication helped me embrace my application and I received… [an] award to expand my company.