RISE Contacts

Welcome to the RISE (Regional Initiative Supporting Entrepreneurship) showcase forum for entrepreneurs! Join us for a regional initiative on discovery, assistance and support of entrepreneurs in the development of their ventures and in contribution to the economic diversity of our region.

Christine Kriz, Director  
Lord Fairfax Small Business Development Center
173 Skirmisher Lane
Middletown, VA 22645
540-868-7095
[email protected]

Karen Helm, Program Manager  
Lord Fairfax Small Business Development Center
173 Skirmisher Lane
Middletown, VA 22645
540-868-7093
[email protected]

Marla Taylor Jones, Director of Marketing
Warren County Economic Development Authority
PO Box 445
Front Royal, VA  22630
540-635-2182
[email protected]

Leslie Simko Currle, Business Development Manager
People Inc.
150 South Main Street
Woodstock, VA 22664
540-459-9096
[email protected]

Darla Frye-Guevremont, Executive Director
Blue Ridge Association of Realtors              
[email protected]

Jenna French, Director of Tourism
Shenandoah County
[email protected]