New Leadership Appointment at NJSBDC HQ

Former State Director of Colorado SBDC Named CEO/State Director of NJSBDC

Rutgers Business School recently appointed Kelly Brozyna, who formerly served as the Colorado SBDC’s State Director for many years, as NJSBDC CEO and State Director.

Brozyna also founded the Colorado Business Development Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit, and served as its President from 2015-2020.

In 2016, Brozyna took a leadership role in the Colorado Governor’s Office of Economic Development’s Small Business Division, assisting in implementing Colorado’s blueprint for strategic initiatives and services.

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and a Master’s degree in Communications with a Major in Dispute Resolution from the University of Denver.

“I am so excited about joining New Jersey’s SBDC,” said Brozyna, Chief Executive Officer and State Director.  “Re-tooling and setting a new blue-print is a top priority.”

The NJSBDC network “Senior Leadership Team” consists of the Chief Executive Officer/ State Director and Chief Operating Officer/ Associate State Director.

“We welcome Kelly to our NJSBDC network,” said Deborah Smarth, NJSBDC Chief Operating Officer and Associate State Director.  “I am hopeful that together we can make great strides as an executive team.”