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Judith A Edwards

Project manager and line manager in both defense and commercial manufacturing for over 30 years. Projects included systems developments for avionics, client server transaction processing applications, and quality process systems. Managed outsourced software developments. Currently, adjunct professor in math & computer science.

non profit counseling for boards

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Education

BS Mathematics Education MA Mathematics PhD Computer Science

James R McCormick

James R McCormick

Current City: Oneida, WI
Chapter: Green Bay SCORE

Regular Army Officer with leadership experience as Platoon leader, Executive Officer, and Company Commander with 1st and 2nd Infantry Divisions. 27 years with the United States Postal Service as Industrial Engineer, Manager Industrial Engineering, Director of Mail Processing, Director of Operations Support, and MSC Manager/Postmaster. The world's largest distribution, logistics, and delivery system - required proficiencies of me in operations improvement, personnel and labor relations; mechanical, building, and fleet maintenance, financial and operations analysis; air and highway transportation networks and contracting; facilities justification and design; Manager, supervisor and employee skills training; and public relations.

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Education

BS/MS Mechanical Engineering from South Dakota State University - MS in Industrial Engineering option. Executive programs from Duke Universities Fuqua School of Business and University of Virginia's Darden School of Business.

Donovan Hudson

Donovan Hudson

Current City: Opelousas, LA
Chapter: Acadiana SCORE

Private Legal Practice, Opelousas & Baton Rouge, Louisiana (Served as member of the La. Legislative Bureau &        2009 –Present

    

 

Office of Louisiana Lieutenant Governor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana                                                           2004-2009

General Counsel/Special Asst. Urban Affairs

Responsible for legislative advocacy / out-reach, stakeholder coalition building, legislative bill tracking, and agency legal analysis and supervision

  • Provided supervision, analysis and direction to individuals tasked with grant writing efforts in the office of the Lieutenant Governor resulting in the procurement and administration of $20 million transparently and without any negative audit findings;
  • Spearheaded passage of 15 of 17 Lt. Gov. initiatives while serving as primary legislative liaison having direct supervision of 6 and indirect supervision of 30 plus state employees,
  • Ensured compliance with State and Federal  laws and regulatory by providing legal assistance and support during the development and drafting process of departmental legislation;
  • Cultivated and maintained effective working partnerships with all elected officials and stake-holders of legislation;
  • Created and  maintained operational procedures to keep the Lt. Gov. current and apprised of legislative activities;

 

 

Louisiana Department of Justice, Baton Rouge, Louisiana                                                                                             2000-2004

Assistant Attorney General, Litigation Division – Medical Malpractice Section

Responsible for managing all phases of defense litigation pertaining to any medical malpractice claim against the state of Louisiana assigned to my care

  • Successfully handled 75+ cases over a four year period. (27 cases - resolved at trial with favorable verdicts – [22 of that 27 under appeal when I resigned], 34 cases;
  • Led efforts to streamline case management operations through the design, development, and implementation of software that functioned as a case status tracking / reporting system;
  • Designed, developed, and submitted a litigation document retention schedule at the request of the La. Attorney General for the entire La. Dept. of Justice;

 

 

 

Premier Title of Baton Rouge, Baton Rouge, Louisiana                                                                                                  1998-2000

Partner – Office Manager

Responsible for managerial and operational oversight of eighteen title company offices throughout the U.S.

 

  • Coordinated and supervised the creation of an internet software system that facilitated centralized office management of satellite operations;
  • Developed and coordinated educational curriculum to train office personnel on software and internal office procedures and protocols;
  • Supervised day to day office operations of personnel as well as all phases of title company work including document creation and tracking as well as financial logistics on all transactions;
  • Established procedures and protocols for establishing operations in a new location to insure local legal and regulatory compliance;
  • Directed and participated in business operations which grew from a single state to one with offices with 18 locations grossing 10 million per annum. 

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Education

EDUCATION

 

Juris Doctor, Southern University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana (1989)

 

Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Political Science, Loyola University, New Orleans, Louisiana (1984)

WILLIAM MCLEOD

WILLIAM MCLEOD

Current City: Wilmington, MA

William C. McLeod: Bill gained broad experience during his 33-year career with a major energy company. Business planning, refining, marketing, new technology development and commercialization are areas of expertise he used throughout his career. Bill also led a major company-wide initiative on customer satisfaction and business process improvement. Bill has served in several leadership positions within Greater Bridgeport, CT Chapter.  He moved to North East Massachusetts area in 2012.

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Education

BS ChE Northeastern University, Boston, MA

Ray Staton

Ray Staton

Chapter: Willamette SCORE

Retired attorney.

Real property financing and acquisition.

Business acquisitions, businesss organization, business operations.

Business plans.

Non-profit organization, Charitable organizations.  Tax exempt status.

Professional Services management.  Professional services marketing.

Formation and management of business entities; partnership agreements, LLC operating agreements. bylaws.

Contracts, licenses, non-competition agreements, employment agreements.  Independent contractor or employee issues. 

Business buy - sell agreements.

Real estate sales and real estate leases.

 

 

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Education

BA 1965, JD 1974

Anthony M Saya

Anthony M Saya

Current City: East Syracuse, NY
Chapter: Syracuse SCORE

40+ years of commercial banking experience.  During the last 25+ years I specialized in SBA lending for several different banks and non bank lenders.  I originated a large dollar amount of loans during that career.  I understand the nuances of the SBA SOP and how to interpret and structure different types of loan requests

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Education

A graduate of Onondaga Community College with an AAS degree in Business Administration.  I also have a AAS degree in Banking and I am a graduate of the Stonier Graduate School of Banking (Rutgers University)

Rainer H Harteneck

Rainer H Harteneck

Current City: Clearwater, FL

Rainer Harteneck is:

Business Intermediary and Senior Business Broker with Transworld Business Advisors. Focused on Main Street sized Transactions in the Tampabay and Central Florida Markets. In addition, I am successful as a Franchise consultant and international real estate specialist.

I love to be a marketer, business owner, business intermediary and consultant. I’ve done start up, grow, turn around, buy and sell businesses on three continents. In 2002 founded Sovereign Advisory Group LLC (SAG) Clearwater Florida Pinallas County and Environmental Equipment Services (EES).

EES represents world leaders in manufactured products like for example SPX Balcke-Dürr GmbH, Rothemühle and Brückner Biotic GmbH. EES expertise is in heat exchangers, emission control equipment, cooling towers, air cooled condenser including engineering and construction to meet the need of coal and gas fired electric power plants, nuclear power plants, refineries, chemical plants. Currently, he focuses in branding and marketing steam cycle equipment for the nuclear, solar and renewable electric power generating industry.

Rainer is fluent in German and English language and worked as a CEO / CFO in Germany, Turkey, South Africa and USA for over 32 years. An action-oriented, growth-driven senior executive with extensive P&L experience in international business, sales, marketing, business development, mergers and acquisitions, operations, project management, finance accounting and risk management. As business intermediary and broker he has proven ability to negotiate contracts, recruit and inspire powerful teams, and design and implement strategies that produce dramatic revenue, market share, and quality increases. Utilizes influence and persuasion to motivate and manage personnel, resulting in a productive and harmonious workplace.

Rainer’s core experience is growing businesses, buy and sell businesses for owners and entrepreneurs. He takes the initiative to build long-term relationships with clients by providing guidance, mentoring and advice. A hands-on approach gives my customers / business friends the direct benefit of his experience and qualifications.Rainer holds a BA from the University of Pforzheim Germany is a Business Broker keeping Florida Real Estate License, Florida Public Notary, Master Mentor, Certified Behavioral Coach, Certified Networker, and Score Counselor. Rainer is member a board member of German American Chamber of Commerce Florida Chapter, Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Tampa Bay and Secretary of Tampabay Interbay Rotary club.

Transworld Business Broker of Central Florida LLC

201 South Westland Avenue

Tampa Florida 33606 USA

Phone 727-488-3676

rainer@tworld.com

                                                         www.tworld.co,/rainerharteneck
 

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John Twyford

John Twyford

Improve business performance in marketing, operations and finance.

As a banker and management consultant, and entrepreneur Twyford has helped countless small businesses in the areas of marketing, operations, and finance.  Twyford provides full-service management support, business development, and marketing support to banks, businesses, universities, municipalities, government agencies, and service organizations.  In addition to his professional activities, Twyford is an adjunct faculty member at Arkansas State University-Newport where he instructs business courses.  Twyford also holds a deep sense of community and has served both public and private organizations such as vice chairman for finance of the Little Rock Zoo Commission, founding president of the Maumelle, Arkansas, chamber of commerce and the boards of the Downtown Little Rock Partnership, the Little Rock Southside Main Street Project, the Wade Knox Children's Advocacy Center, and key committees of several Arkansas economic development organizations.  On a recent project at the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center, Twyford lead one of the nation's top performing JOBS Act teams. As a mentor for SCORE Twyford has counseled hundreds of entrepreneurs.  

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Education

Twyford completed graduate work in engineering, business, and human resources at the University of Arkansas and graduate work in banking at the Louisiana State University Graduate School of Banking.  He is also a graduate of the National Commercial Lending School at the University of Oklahoma. 

Alan Simon

Alan Simon

Current City: Monarch Beach, CA

Presently Employed at Omaha Steaks Omaha Ne. Major Skills include STARTING NEW BUSINESSES, FINANCING NEW BUSINESSES new company financial, sales and staffing start ups. Have extensive knowledge with Non Profit Organizations and their structures, organization and extensive fund raising. Have created several of this types of organizations. Heavy experience with BUSINESS STARTUPS, FINANCING AND SALES;  and all types of food manufacturing, marketing, sales, including web creations and web based sales. Experience also includes working with City, County, State and Federal Department to get funding for various projects and a variety of fundraising projects

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Education

BS Economics Wharton School of Finance University of Pennsylvania MBA Activities at University of Nebraska at Omaha Multitude of Universities on business, business ethics and social issues confronting our lives have been speaks at all of them.

Dr. Som Karamchetty

Dr. Som Karamchetty

Current City: Potomac, MD

As a volunteer counselor with SCORE since 2004, Dr. Karamchetty counseled over eighteen hundred entrepreneurs as they start and grow their businesses. His clients came from a variety of businesses and he counseled them in developing their business plans, financial plans, management strategies, and taking inventions to product based businesses. In his counseling, he applies his prior background in government, contracting, engineering, technology, inventions, and idea to product transition, and manufacturing. At the US Army Research Laboratory in Maryland for sixteen years, he managed research projects, and formulated multi-million dollar research programs in emerging technologies and next generation and future systems. At Martin Marietta Data Systems, he was the Principal Technology Investigator for AI and managed Advanced Technology projects. As program manager at Mechanical Technology Inc., in Latham, NY, Som developed a number of advanced concepts and managed thermal systems projects. His other research and development accomplishments were in energy systems, computational methods, wire ropes, and biometrics. He has four patents in engineering and computing. Since his retirement from ARL, Som has been running his own consulting business in technology and management with a focus on concept generation. His current interests span engineering, technology, economic and social development. Som Karamchetty obtained M. Tech. and PhD degrees in engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, in 1962 and 1965 respectively. He was on the faculty of IIT in India for ten years, and the University of Newcastle, Australia for nine years. He was a visiting faculty member at Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA; the ARL Distinguished Professor at Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA; and an adjunct professor at the University of Maryland University College, MD. He is a life Member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Having been selected as a delegate-at-large in 2005, Som served on the White House Conference on Aging and contributed to the development of implementation strategies.

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Education

PHD, 1965, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India

M. Tech, 1962, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India

BE (Hons), (1959),  Andhra University, India

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