Meet Our Experts

Work With Professionals Who Know Business

Let us help grow your business with our unique mix of education and experience. All of the SBDC consultants at Missouri State are entrepreneurs. We understand the successes and struggles business owners experience. When you work with the SBDC, you have a diverse team dedicated to helping you succeed.

Chrystal Irons


Tara Horton

Training Coordinator

Sandra Smart

Technology and Commercialization Specialist

Lance Coffman

Regional Consultant

Darrell Hampsten

Coordinator, West Plains

Cody Cox

Regional Consultant