Resource People


Resource People


General business support


Betsy Andrus, Executive Director, Southern Berkshire Chamber of Commerce *~

Erik Bruun, Board of Directors, Railroad Street Youth Project *#

Brian Hailes, Board of Directors, BerkShares *

Elizabeth Hamilton, Co-owner and designer, Peter Fasano Fabrics ~

Suzy Konecky, Farmer, Cricket Creek Farm

Howard Lefenfeld, Manager, Great Barrington Farmers' Market

George manley, Co-owner, Taggart House; Owner,

Rob Navarino, Owner, Chef's Shop

Richard Stanley, Founding Board Member, Community Development Corporation of South Berkshire ~



Barth Anderson, Co-founder, Barrington Coffee Roasters

Will Conklin, Director, Greenagers *

Maddie Elling, Co-owner, Hosta Hill

Phyllis Webb, Co-owner, Magic Fluke Company #

Vito Vitrano, Retired Businessman, Garment Industry ~ 



David Bruce, Chairman of the Board, Lee Bank

Mark DeCelle, Financial Advisor, Ameriprise ~

Chip Elitzer, Managing Director, Sagebrook Partners, LLC

Alice Maggio, Local Currency Program Director, Schumacher Center for a New Economics; Executive Director, BerkShares, Inc.

Sierra King, Commercial Credit Analyst, Salisbury Bank and Trust Company *#

Jody Law, Commercial Loan Officer, Salisbury Bank and Trust Company *#

Bonnie Silvers, Financial Literacy Coach, The Eagle Fund at Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation

Michal Synder, Bookkeeper #

Kristina Vaselewski, Manager, NBT Bank



John Friedman, Attorney, John K. Friedman, PLLC

John Graziano, Attorney, Hunter & Graziano, PC

Charles Ferris, Attorney, Charles J. Ferris 



Billie Best, Executive Director, Community Land Trust in the Southern Berkshires #

Keith Girouard, Senior Business Advisor, Massachusetts Small Business Development Center Network #

Oskar Hallig, Owner, Only in my Dreams Events

Nancy Shulman, Senior Business Advisor, Massachusetts Small Business Development Center Network #

Olivia Cobb, Co-owner, Treyson Racin' Powersports


* denotes Business Plan Review Team for Entrepreneurial Apprenticeship 2016

# denotes Guest Speaker for Entrepreneurial Apprenticeship 2016

~ denotes Great Barrington Rotary member