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


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.

Dianne McKinney

Business Finance and Accounting, Business Strategy and Planning, Human Resources and Internal Communications, Sales, Marketing and Public Relations, Supply Chain Management. Technology and IT Services


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.