Hi, I’m Dr. Bill Heise and am excited to be a part of the STRIVE program. I have been
at ETSU since 2017 after spending three decades in industry. I currently teach undergraduate
and graduate management classes in business strategy and coach the MBA capstone projects.
I’m looking forward to helping you assess and evaluate your business ideas.
Hello! I am Mark Bays, Director for the Tennessee Small Business Development Center
here at ETSU. I have been with the center for over a decade and previously ran a small
business offering computer repair and electronic recycling services. I am passionate
about small business and look forward to assisting you reach your definition of success
with your business.
Hi everyone! My name is Sarah Tuscano and I am an MBA student at ETSU. I help run
STRIVE’s social media sites and assist with administrative work for the program. I
am happy to answer any questions about STRIVE and can’t wait to help you start & grow