Jess Clifford has served as Director of the Tooele Valley Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Tooele Technical College since it’s reinstatement in November 2018. He also plays an important role at the College in Institutional Development and Business Relations. Prior to His time at Tooele Tech, Jess ran his own organization (the third of his career) as a Business Coach and Corporate trainer / speaker. Jess is passionate about small business and loves helping business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs succeed regardless of the stage of business they are in. In his spare time, Jess enjoys service, long conversations, the outdoors, Dutch oven cooking, wood working and above all spending time with his family, which includes his wife Erin, their six children and 5 grandchildren.