William Maddocks

William Maddocks
Program Director, Sustainable Microenterprise and Development

William (Bill) Maddocks is the director of the Sustainable Microenterprise and Development Program (SMDP) at the University of New Hampshire’s Carsey Institute. The SMDP provides training workshops for development finance professionals in Ghana, Togo, Tanzania and New Hampshire. In 2011, Bill was the lead organizer for the Arusha Savings Groups Summit, the first global gathering of the savings groups movement. As a faculty member of the Carsey Institute’s Masters in Community Development Policy and Practice program, he teaches a course on leadership, collaboration, and communication.

For seven years, Bill was the director of the Microenterprise and Development Institute at the School of Community Economic Development at Southern New Hampshire University and operated training workshops in Africa and the United States. He has also worked as the executive director and cofounder of the Community Economic Development Center of Southeastern Massachusetts, the affiliate coordinator for Working Capital peer micro lending program, and the director of development and energy conservation for People Acting in Community Endeavors in New Bedford, Massachusetts. As a trainer and facilitator, his diverse clients include municipalities, community colleges, national and state level microenterprise, and community development finance organizations. Bill holds a master's degree in community economic development from New Hampshire College and a bachelor's degree from Southeastern Massachusetts University.


Master of Arts in
Community Development Policy and Practice

Sustainable Microenterprise and
Development Program