Meet Our Mentors

The mentors of the Reading & Schuylkill SCORE chapter have rich and varied business backgrounds. Our mentors share their business experience and knowledge in all aspects of small business. Below are our mentors listed in alphabetical order:

Elliott Barnett
Skill:
Business Finance & Accounting
Sales
Marketing & Public Relations 

Industry:
Banking
Financial services
Insurance

Arthur Becker
Skill:
Engineer

Steve Bobick
Skill:
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations
Business Operations
Technology & IT Services 

Industry:
Marketing, Advertising and Creative Services
Media and Communications
Retail and Wholesale Trade
Consulting, Research and Business Services 

Mary Bonawitz
Skill:
Business Finance & Accounting
Banking, Financial Services and Insurance
Educational Services

David Bosler
Skill:
Business Strategy & Planning
Human Resources & Internal Communications
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations
Consulting, Research and Business Services
Marketing, Advertising and Creative Services
Retail and Wholesale Trade

Margaret Boyle
Skill:
Business Operations
Manufacturing & Product Development
Non-Profit
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations
Supply Chain Management

John Boyle
Skill:
Business Operations
Manufacturing & Product Development
Supply Chain Management 

Industry:
Construction, Industrials and Utilities
Consulting, Research and Business Services
Manufacturing & Mining
Marketing, Advertising and Creative Services 

Shannon Brennan
Skill:
Robert Carl
Skill:

Frederick Chow
Skill:
Business Strategy & Planning
Business Operations
Business Finance & Accounting 

Industry:
Restaurants and Hospitality
Consulting, Research and Business Service

Barbara Coffin
Skill:
Business Operations
Business Strategy & Planning
Legal Services
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations 

Industry:
Marketing, Advertising and Creative Services

Christopher Connard
Skill:
Harry Crosswell
Skill:
Legal Services
Consulting, Research and Business Services
Steven Davis
Skill:
Business Operations
Manufacturing & Product Development
Construction, Industrials and Utilities
Consulting, Research and Business Services
Manufacturing & Mining
Diane Dudley
Skill:

Herman "Sonny" Fenstermacher
Skill:
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations 

Industry:
Construction, Industrials and Utilities
Marketing, Advertising and Creative Services 

Jeffrey Fisher
Skill:
Business Strategy & Planning
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations
Educational Services
Marketing, Advertising, and Creative Services
Media and Communications
 

Joanne Frable
Skill:
Technology & IT Services 

Industry:
Technology and Web-Based Services

Clinton Hammond
Skill:
Business Finance & Accounting
Business Strategy & Planning 

Industry:
Banking, financial services and Insurance 

Brian Hansbury
Skill:
Business Finance & Accounting
Business Strategy & Planning
Manufacturing & Product Development
Nonprofit
Banking, Financial Services and Insurance
Government Contracting
Manufacturing & Mining
Nonprofit, Public and Professional Organizations

Teresa Hauck
Skill:
J. T. Herber III
Skill:

William Higbee
Skill:
Business Strategy & Planning 

Industry:
Consulting, Research and Business Services 

Richard Hoffmann
Skill:
Purchasing and Logistics
Transportation Management

J. Russell Hoke
Skill:
Business Strategy & Planning
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations 

Industry:
Construction, Industrials and Utilities
Consulting, Research and Business Services
Manufacturing & Mining 

Ellen Horan
Skill:
Business Operations
Manufacturing & Product Development 

Industry:
Consulting, Research and Business Services
Educational Services
Manufacturing & Mining 

James  Hufford
Skill:
Business Finance & Accounting
Business Strategy & Planning 

Industry:
Banking, financial services and Insurance
Consulting, Research and Business Services 

Robert Keeler
Skill:
Business Strategy & Planning
Manufacturing & Mining
 

Richard Kimball
Skill:
Business Operations
Business Strategy & Planning
Human Resources & Internal Communications 

Industry:
Educational Services
Manufacturing & Mining 

Peter Kostick
Skill:
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations
Supply Chain Management
Marketing, Advertising and Creative Services
Transportation and Warehousing
Wilmer Leininger
Skill:
Business Operations
Business Strategy & Planning
Goverment & Regulations
Car Repair and Maintenance
Construction, Industrials and Utilities
Consulting, Research and Business Services
Government Contracting
Homeowner Services/Home Improvement

Nelson Long
Skill:
Business Finance & Accounting
Business Strategy & Planning
Goverment & Regulations
Banking, Financial Services and Insurance
Educational Services
Government Contracting

Wayne Lutsey
Skill:
Business Finance & Accounting
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations 

Industry:
Banking, financial services and Insurance
Marketing, Advertising and Creative Services

James Marconis
Skill:
Business Finance & Accounting 

Industry:
Banking, financial services and Insurance 

Alyse Mittten
Skill:
Business Operations
Business Strategy & Planning
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations
Technology & IT Services 

Industry:
Marketing, Advertising and Creative Services
Media and Communications
Technology and Web-Based Services 

Jackie Mitten
Skill:
Human Resources Resume Building
Online Marketing, Advertising and Creative Services
Social Media
Marketing Plans
Skill:
Internal Auditing & Accounting
Management, Team Building, Training
Educational - Accounting/Leadership
Organizations:
Private Sector - Business &
Manufacturing
Public Sector - County Government

William Offutt
Skill:
Supply Chain Management
Manufacturing & Product Development
Business Operations
Business Strategy & Planning 

Industry:
Manufacturing & Mining
Transportation and Warehousing

Wayne Pace
Skill:
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations
Business Operations
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations
Business Strategy & Planning 

Industry:
Restaurants and Hospitality
Marketing, Advertising and Creative Services
Consulting, Research and Business Services 

Janette Press
Skill:
Business Finance & Accounting
Business Operations
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations 

Industry:
Construction, Industrials and Utilities
Consulting, Research and Business Services
Homeowner Services
Home Improvement 

Thomas Roberts
Skill:
Business Operations
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations
Consulting, Research and Business Services
Marketing, Advertising and Creative Services
Restaurants and Hospitality

Robert  Robertson, Jr.
Skill:
Business Finance & Accounting
Business Operations
Business Strategy & Planning 

Industry:
Banking, financial services and Insurance
Construction, Industrials and Utilities
Consulting, Research and Business Services
Manufacturing & Mining 

Larry Rush
Skill:
Business Strategy & Planning
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations 

Industry:
Banking, financial services and Insurance
Consulting, Research and Business Services 

James Shankweiler
Skill:
Business Operations
Business Strategy & Planning
Manufacturing & Product Development
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations
Consulting, Research and Business Services
Educational Services
Manufacturing & Mining

Mary Sitcoske
Skill:
Business Operations
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations 

Industry:
Health Care and Life Services
Retail and Wholesale Trade
Consulting, Research and Business Services
Marketing, Advertising and Creative Services

David Thun
Skill:
Business Finance & Accounting
Business Operations
Business Strategy & Planning
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations 

Industry:
Consulting, Research and Business Services
International Trade, Imports / Exports
Manufacturing & Mining 

David Verrill
Skill:
Business Operations
Manufacturing & Product Development 

Industry:
Construction, Industrials and Utilities
Consulting, Research and Business Service

Jeffrey Wessner
Skill:
Business Finance & Accounting
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations
Banking, Financial Services and Insurance
Marketing, Advertising and Creative Services

Norman Ziegler
Skill:
Business Operations
Business Strategy & Planning
Sales, Marketing & Public Relations
Supply Chain Management 

Industry:
Construction, Industrials and Utilities
Consulting, Research and Business Services
Marketing, Advertising and Creative Services