Meet Our Mentors

The volunteers of Little Rock SCORE have rich and varied business backgrounds. Counselors share their business expertise and knowledge in all aspects of small business. In addition, all counselors have specific areas of expertise, which are listed below:

Meet Our Mentors



Bob Smith

High Tech manufacturing, international operations, mergers and acquisitions


Ray Crumbley

Ray is an expert in manufacturing, engineering and quality, product development, business operations, business planning.  Also has experience with productivity consulting in food products, wood products, pulp & paper, plastics and minerals industries.  He is a member of the National Society of Professional Engineers and also Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry

Steve Lucchi

Restaurant startup and operation, sales, computer information systems


Tim Zimmerman

Business Finance and Accounting, Business Operations, Business Strategy and Planning, Human Resources and Inter Communications, Sales, Marketing, Public Relations.


Don Bradley

Don Bradley has world-class experience in business finance and Accounting, strategy and Planning, governmental regulations, sales, marketing and public relations, Non-Profits and supply chain management.


Roger Best

Roger currently owns three businesses with his primary business being IT. He also has experience in marketing and the travel business.


Carol Silverstrom

Carol works with small businesses to obtain government contracts.