Taryn Fisher, business advisor in the Southern Region, serves clients in the southwestern corner of New Hampshire, the greater Monadnock region. She is deeply committed to triple bottom line principles (social justice, environmental stewardship, and equitable prosperity) and to the well-being and vitality of a diversified, self-sustaining regional economy.
Taryn’s areas of expertise include early-stage strategy and business plan development, contract negotiation, B Corp Certification, and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion programming.
With an MBA in Entrepreneurship from Babson College, Taryn gained operational and financial management experience as a supply chain professional working for The Gillette Company, Procter & Gamble, and Fidelity Investments. She then pivoted to academia, earning her Doctorate in Leadership from Franklin Pierce University. As an Associate Professor and Program Director of the MBA in Sustainability at Antioch University New England, Taryn prepared students for purpose-driven careers in business and nonprofit organizations. Currently Taryn teaches undergrad and grad level business management courses and supervises internships and individualized study programs as Adjunct Faculty at both Antioch University New England and Keene State College.
In addition, Taryn is passionate about the arts sector, having owned and operated an art gallery prior to the pandemic. Taryn serves on the Board of Trustees at Apple Hill Center for Chamber Music and is a member of the Monadnock Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Business Advisory Coalition.
Taryn enjoys gardening, writing Haiku poems, and taking long walks with her puppy, Lester.