About PennWest Clarion SBDC

Helping businesses start, grow, and prosper.

WHAT IS THE PennWest Clarion SBDC?

The PennWest Clarion SBDC provides consulting services and educational programs to entrepreneurs looking to start or grow their small business. The PennWest Clarion SBDC consultants work with entrepreneurs in confidential, one-to-one engagements to help them with a range of business issues including testing a new business proposition, shaping a business plan, investigating funding opportunities, and much more.

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OUR MISSION

The mission of the PennWest Clarion Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is to grow the economy of western Pennsylvania by providing entrepreneurs with the education, information and tools necessary to build successful businesses.

HOW THE PENNWEST CLARION SBDC CAN ASSIST YOU

No-Cost, Confidential Consulting Services

The SBDC works with a wide range of public and private organizations to allow for cross referral of clients and cooperative consultation services and training programs for the varied needs of the entrepreneurs. Because of this, the PennWest Clarion SBDC is able to provide a variety of consulting, research, and training services.

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No-Cost and Low-Cost Business Training

Expand your expertise through our no-cost and low-cost educational training.

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PennWest Clarion SBDC Staff

Cindy Nellis

Cindy Nellis


Director

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Amy Keth

Amy Keth


Associate Director
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Jeanne Best

Jeanne Best

Marketing and Training Coordinator

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Aleshia Marshall

Aleshia Marshall

Business Consultant

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Corry Riley

Corry Riley

Business Consultant

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Diana Smith

Di Smith

Assistant Budget Director

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Jason Strohm

Jason Strohm

IT Business Consultant

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