Joseph Wollenberger Elected Secretary of SCORE Association Board of Directors

Washington, D.C.Joseph Wollenberger, of Charleston, W.V., has been elected to serve a one-year term as secretary of the Board of Directors for the SCORE Association “Counselors to America’s Small Business.” He began his term on October 1, 2003.

 

SCORE is a nonprofit association that provides free and confidential business counseling and low-cost small business workshops and seminars. SCORE members volunteer their time and expertise to advise, counsel and mentor entrepreneurs.

 

Wollenberger currently owns a marketing company that specializes in radio and television commercials, after spending most of his professional life as an attorney. He practiced with the law firm of Kirkland and Ellis, was assistant general counsel for labor and equal employment for Monsanto Corporation, and also served as vice president of industrial relations at Alberto-Culver.

 

SCORE CEO Ken Yancey says, “Joe Wollenberger has a long history of dedicated service to SCORE, and will be an excellent representative as an officer of the SCORE board.” Yancey adds  His legal and business background are a tremendous benefit to the board’s tasks of governance and long-term strategic planning.

 

Wollenberger joined SCORE in 1992 and is a veteran SCORE leader, having already served one year on the SCORE board. He also served as a district director, district manager and as chapter chair for the Charleston chapter. Wollenberger serves on the boards of many civic organizations, and is president of the Charleston Community Music Association.

 

The SCORE Association was formed in 1964. SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to entrepreneur education and the formation, growth and success of small business nationwide. For information about starting or operating a small business, call 1-800/634-0245 for the SCORE chapter nearest you. More than 10,500 volunteer members provide individual counseling and business workshops for aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners. SCORE has assisted more than 6 million Americans with small business counseling. Visit SCORE on the Web (www.score.org).