Amy Sterndale is a Seacoast and Wolfeboro area Business Advisor at the SBDC. She was most recently the owner of Sterndale Strategic, a communications and marketing consulting firm, where she works with companies on rebranding, crisis communications, and creating powerful business stories to engage with stakeholders. Past entrepreneurship has included a home improvement network for NH contractors. She worked at the Carsey School of Public Policy and also Random House, Inc. in New York where she was a marketing manager for Times Books, Times Business, and Random House Reference, promoting books by leaders in government, health, technology, and business including current and past U.S. presidents. She received her MBA from UNH and is a past board member of the NH Women's Foundation and the Portsmouth Historical Society. She lives in Durham with her family.