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Kristen Patzer

Manager, Women's Business Center

Department: Cornerstone Alliance Team
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Phone: (269) 757-0206


Kristen Patzer joined Cornerstone Alliance in June 2020 and is the new Business Development Manager of the Women’s Business Center.

Patzer’s responsibilities include counseling aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners, developing and coordinating WBC programming, and assisting the finance division. Her communications, marketing and fiscal management skills create an advanced level of counseling and advisory services, benefitting area entrepreneurs.
She has served as Executive Director and General Manager at several organizations, including the Box Factory in St. Joseph.
Patzer participates in arts and cultural activities throughout Berrien County. A graduate of Indiana University, she lives in Baroda with her partner, Matt, and her daughter.