As Region VII Administrator, Mindy Brissey will oversee SBA programs, offices, and operations in the SBA’s Great Plains region, serving Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska.
Mindy is Founder and CEO of a consulting firm with a focus on serving clients in the Greater Kansas City Region. Previously, she was a partner in another small business which she helped to grow by 40% during her tenure.
As a female Hispanic small business owner, Mindy is passionate about helping other entrepreneurs and small business owners succeed. Her career began with Union and Community Organizing before going on to serve campaign clients from Congressman Emanuel Cleaver, II to local municipal elected officials where her work was recognized with national awards. She has a thorough understanding of the public policy process and has developed relationships across many sectors. She served two terms as Chairman of the Board of Directors for Missouri's largest consumer health advocacy organization, and serves on the Board of Directors of the American Heart Association.
Brissey holds a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Kansas with a Major in Political Science and a Minor in Communication Studies.