Meet Our Team

VtSBDC staff members can be found throughout Vermont and are ready to serve small business owners and future entrepreneurs year round.

VtSBDC State Director Linda Rossi

Linda Rossi

State Director

Statewide with Lead Center Office in Randolph


Heather M. Gonyaw

Assistant Director of Grants and Finance

Debra Boudrieau

Area Advisor

Windham & Southern Windsor Counties

Steve Densham

Area Advisor

Chittenden, Grand Isle & Franklin Counties

Ross Hart

Area Advisor

Caledonia, Essex, Orange and Orleans Counties

Charley Ininger

Area Advisor

Lamoille & Washington Counties

Steve Paddock

Area Advisor

Bennington County

Laurel Butler

Specialty Advisor

Start-Up and Student Entrepreneurship

Heidi Krantz

Specialty Advisor

Part-Time Area Advisor Northeast Kingdom

Sarah Kearns

Area Business Advisor

Strategic Projects Statewide & Addison County