Committee Roster

Executive Committee

Brian Rogers, Evans & Dixon, L.L.C.
Small Business Week of Eastern Missouri 2014

Vice Chair

Marni Sorrick, UMB Bank

Judy Meador, Meador Management

Sub-Committee Chairs

Don Barnes, (Awards Dinner Program, Website)
Marcia Conaghan, Grace Hill Women’s Business Center (Awards Dinner Video)
Barry Coziahr, Response Targeted Marketing (Email Marketing)
Robert Gatesh, Transamerica Financial Advisors (Awards Dinner)
Galen Gondolfi, Justine PETERSEN (Calendar of Events)
Eric Gutberlet, Research Based Solutions (Outreach)
Rich Hendel, The Boeing Company (Donors)
Tracey Jeffries, Capital Consulting Services (Lenders Recognition Luncheon)
Todd Kamp, Business Centers (Information Hotline)
Janette Lonsdale, (Marketing)
Margaret Shacklady, UMB Bank (Registrations Vice Chair)
David Smith, UMB Bank (Judging Vice Chair, Exhibit Gala Vice Chair)
Carl Troutmann, SCORE (Nominations)
Joy Ann Venverloh, Lexx Funding, Inc. (Judging Vice Chair)
Lynette Watson, University of Missouri Extension (Registrations Vice Chair)
Open, (Exhibit Gala)

Committee Members

Anne Borman, Directory of Missouri Foundations (Awards Dinner)
Cindy Brown, Shred-it (At Large)
Claire Flowers, Data Dynamics (Marketing)
Carolyn Gegg, U.S. Bank (Donors)
Patti Guttmann, U.S. Small Business Administration (Nominations)
Andrea Johnson, TechGuard Security (Registrations)
Nicki Massie, U.S. Small Business Administration (At large)
Joe Stock, Neighbors Credit Union (Donors and Registrations)
Ivan Temelkov, Digital Marketing Specialist (Marketing)
Chris Tidwell, St. Louis County Economic Council (Lenders Luncheon)
Lisa Tiffany, Heartland Bank (Donors)
For information about Joining the Small Business Week Committee, please contact Patti Guttmann, US Small Business Administration, at (314) 539-6600 x255 or, or Brian Rogers, Chair, Small Business Week 2014, at 314-552-4191 or For information on the various committees and their responsibilities, visit our Join a Committee page.