Your Team

Meet your Klamath Community College SBDC Team!

Your Team

Our team of advisers understands living and doing business in South Central Oregon. We choose to live rural, some of us because of our family roots and others because of the beauty and accessibility of the great outdoors. Our pace of life and doing business here is different. Let our team of experienced advisers serve you!

  • Kathryn Rutledge
    Kathryn RutledgeDirector
    Kat holds a degree in Business/Economics and spent 20 years as a human resources professional. She then ventured into owning her own business. She taught HR, economics and conflict management. She also served for four years as the CFO for a local non-profit. Kat leads
  • Barry Faganello
    Barry FaganelloAdviser
    Barry brings extensive experience in business and business consulting, having worked for Weyerhaeuser Company in logistics and supply chain management for 18 years, as president and COO of a furniture manufacturer for six years, and as a business consultant. In addition, Barry has extensive international
  • Reba Vanacker
    Reba VanackerAdviser
    Reba brings extensive experience in small business management. As the owner of six small businesses during a span of 18 years and as an employer, she’s learned to value what each person brings to the work environment. Her time as an educator for the visually

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