June Clougher: Director
June started as the Director of the Jump Start Incubator in December of 2014. Her qualifications are:
- More than 25 years of experience as a Controller or CFO for a variety of small businesses. Working in a wide range of industries from manufacturing and construction to logistics, retail and finance.
- Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Albright College, Reading
- Masters of Business Administration from St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia
- Started Edwards Landscape & Nursery with her husband, Edward Povilaitis, in 1998. It continues to grow as a successful business today.
- Former board member at the Greater Reading Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Berks Women in Crisis (served 2 years as Board President), former Treasurer of the Berks County Latino Chamber of Commerce
- See her profile at https://www.linkedin.com/in/juneclougher
Interns pursuing their MBA degrees at Kutztown University provide the staff support for the Incubator. This opportunity allows the students to obtain real world experience that enhances the classroom learning. It also offers the clients top notch support that a small business typically can not afford to buy in the early stages.