New York SBDC Advisory Board

The Advisory Board for the New York State Small Business Development Center is a collective of leaders in the industrial, government and educational sectors across the state. We value the time each of these men and women spend in offering us their unique perspectives on the issues facing small business owners across the state.

Chairperson

Oliver L. Kardos
Senior VP and Business Banking Sales Leader
KeyBank
Albany, NY

Vice Chairperson

Raymond Nowicki
Managing Member
Nowicki and Company, CPAs LLP
Buffalo, NY

State Director/Secretary

Mr. Brian Goldstein, State Director, New York State SBDC
Albany, NY

Ms. Mary Hoffman, Associate State Director, New York State SBDC
Albany, NY

Ex-Officio Members

Dan Rickman, Project Officer
Small Business Administration
Syracuse, NY

Robert Andrews
President Morse Manufacturing
E. Syracuse, NY

Lee Borland
Borland Product Development, Inc.
Speculator, NY

B.J. Paprocki, District Director
Syracuse SBA District Office

Beth Goldberg, District Director
NYC SBA District Office

Frank Sciortino, District Director
Buffalo SBA District Office

Members

Dave Borland
Troy, NY
Jeffrey Boyce
Assistant & VP
RF of SUNY, Office of the Executive Vice President
Albany, NY
Shirley Felder
President
Ordinary Greatness
Woodbourne, NY
William Kahn
CPA, Partner
UHY LLP
Albany, NY
Loretta Kaminsky
President
Start Your Day With A Smile
Williamsville, NY
Patrick MacKrell
President & CEO
New York Business Development Corporation
Albany, NY
Ronald Thomas
Dean of Administration
York College
Jamaica, NY
John Wicke
President
Persone Staffing
Massena, NY
Kevin Wilcox
Assistant Vice President and Controller
University at Albany
Albany, NY