Heidi Edwards Dunn is the Director of Education and External Relations, and has been a member of the NH SBDC team since 2004. She manages the statewide entrepreneurial education program, marketing and public relations, collects client stories that tell the NH SBDC story, and oversees the NH SBDC website and social media efforts. Heidi successfully launched the SBDC’s e-Learning for Entrepreneurs program in 2008, and continues to develop and produce e-courses for the program that has had well over 12,000 courses taken.
Heidi worked with many organizations that serve artist entrepreneurs and owned an events management company. Her involvement in small business development has been awarded with the U.S. Small Business Administration’s 2009 SBDC Service Excellence and Innovation Center of the Year Award, as well as the NH Business and Industry Association’s 2013 Above and Beyond Award. She is currently board president of NFI North, a large family services non-profit in NH and Maine. Heidi has a B.A. in Communications from Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois.