Sept. 28, 2022
Greg Bier, University of Missouri executive director of entrepreneurship programs, was recently appointed for a three-year term as a member of the national Advisory Committee on Veterans Business Affairs.
The committee serves as an independent source of advice and policy recommendations for the U.S. Small Business Administration and its Office of Veterans Business Development, Congress, the president and other officials who make decisions about programs affecting veteran-owned small business from all segments of American society.
A U.S. Army veteran, Bier has worked in leadership and engineering positions at MU, Stephens College, Missouri University of Science and Technology and the U.S. Army Engineer School.
Currently, Bier oversees extracurricular entrepreneurship programs at the Griggs Innovators Nexus in the MU Student Center, including the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans program.
Bier, who earned an engineering doctorate from Missouri University of Science and Technology, has taught business and engineering students at undergraduate and graduate levels. He was also founding director of the U.S. Army’s Humanitarian Demining Training Center and a reviewer and served as editor for the U.S. Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship. He owns the Eagle Cliff Co., the CBA Investment Co. and is co-owner of RaymondBier Holdings LLC.