Family Business Ambassadors

The UConn Family Business Ambassadors are volunteers committed to helping family businesses in the region. They are professionals who are involved with and dedicated to our Family Business Program. Many operate family businesses themselves, and all are experts in their field with proven track records helping family businesses succeed.  They can provide resources, experience and expertise to help strengthen your business. Please feel free to reach out to them!

Troy Bree

Assistant Vice President, Madison Branch Manager

Liberty Bank

Mary Kay Della Camera

Pre Venture Team Lead
CTSBDC Business Advisor


Bernadeta Eichner

Assistant Vice President, Granby Branch Manager

Liberty Bank

Lloyd Huie

Vice President, Senior Relationship Portfolio Manager

Liberty Bank

Marc Kitz

Sales Coach / Consultant

Kitz Consulting, LLC

Bing Murphy

CFO Family Business Consulting

Julie Paine-Miller

Vice President

Paine's Inc.

Joseph Raycraft

Export Finance Manager
Office of International Trade

U.S. Small Business Administration

Marlon Shields

Vice President, West Hartford Center Branch Manager

Liberty Bank

Ken Sklodosky

Vice President, Bloomfield &
West Hartford Branch Manager

Liberty Bank

Christine Sullivan

Operations Team Lead
CTSBDC Business Advisor


Denise Whitford

Customer Acquisition Team Lead
CTSBDC Business Advisor


Joe Williams

Captial Access Team Lead
CTSBDC Business Advisor