TEAM OF

EXPERTS

The Illinois Small Business Development Center of McLean County at Illinois Wesleyan University

SBDC Staff

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Karen Bussone

Karen Bussone, MBA

Executive Director

2020 Advisory Board

John Cerda: Small Business Owner - Chenoa

Avi Datta: Director, ISU Means Center

Ryan Fiala: Small Business Owner - Normal

Patrick Fruin: Small Business Owner - Bloomington

Tara Gerstner: IWU Professor of Entrepreneurship

Tim Gleason: Manager, City of Bloomington

Patrick Hoban: CEO, Economic Development Council

Charlie Moore: President & CEO, McLean Co. Chamber of Commerce

Pamela Reece: Manager, Town of Normal

Terri Ryburn: Small Business Owner - Normal

Mike Straza: Consultant & Small Business Owner