Laurie Linton is the Educational Programming Coordinator (EPC) at the Penn State SBDC. Laurie has been with the Penn State SBDC since June 2008. She is the first point of contact for educational programs and sponsorships. As the EPC, Laurie schedules and coordinates educational programs and works with presenters on topics of interest to small business owners. She is also responsible for sponsorships of educational programs, helping clients with grand openings and ribbon cutting events.
Laurie earned her associate degree in advertising and marketing design from Pennsylvania College of Technology. Prior to joining the SBDC, she was a small-business operator and has more than twenty-eight years of experience in design, sales, and marketing.