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Shippensburg University SBDC
Shippensburg University
1871 Old Main Drive
405 Grove Hall
Shippensburg, PA 17257

Directions

Phone: (717) 477-1935
Fax: (717) 477-4010
Email: sbdc@ship.edu

Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00 am-4:00 pm

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Affiliates

Shippensburg University
SBDC is an accredited affiliate
of the National Network of
Small Business
Development Centers

www.pasbdc.org
Pennsylvania Small Business Development Center
US Small Business Association
PA Dept. of Community & Economic Development 

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Funding support and resources for the Shippensburg University SBDC program are provided by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania through the Department of Community and Economic Development; through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration; and through support from Shippensburg University. All services are extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA. Special arrangements for persons with disabilities can be made.  

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Contact Us


Shippensburg University SBDC

Shippensburg University
1871 Old Main Drive
405 Grove Hall
Shippensburg, PA 17257

Directions

Phone: (717) 477-1935
Fax: (717) 477-4010
Email:sbdc@ship.edu

Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:00pm


Staff Directory


April Ashway-Railing

Office Coordinator
AIAshwayrailing@ship.edu


Robin Burtner

Business Consultant/Educational Programs Coordinator/Budget Coordinator
reburtner@ship.edu 

Robin has a M.B.A and M.A. in Higher Education Administration.  Business Consulting, educational programs coordination, budget coordination, reporting and website management are among her job assignments in the SBDC.   Robin has earned the Small Business Administration Export Counselor Certification, SBA/TPCC Certified, and is available on assisting businesses that are interested in exporting.
 

Charles J. Haney

EMAP Consultant
cjhaney@ship.edu 

Charles Haney has a BS in Environmental Resource Management and a MS in Environmental Science and Management.  As an environmental consultant, his duties include assisting businesses with environmental compliance and energy efficiency.    

Michael H. Unruh

Director
mhunru@ship.edu 

Michael Unruh is the founding director of the Shippensburg University SBDC and has been with the Center since it opened in January 2007.  Mike was an entrepreneur in the construction industry with over ten years of small business management experience before moving into the university setting.  He holds bachelors and masters degrees from James Madison University and a doctorate from the University of Delaware.

Cheryl E. Young

Business Consultant
ceyoung@ship.edu  

Cheryl has a BS degree in marketing from Penn State University. She and her husband have been business owners in the restaurant industry for over 15 years. As a business consultant she is responsible for assisting entrepreneurs, conducting workshops and coordinating intern duties.

 

All services are provided by our staff of highly qualified consultants. The Shippensburg University SBDC also taps the expertise of industry experts, successful entrepreneurs, and other business professionals to deliver its educational programs.