Mizzou VMS harnesses the knowledge and experience of highly successful business and community members from the surrounding areas
to provide hands-on mentoring to aspiring entrepreneurs within the Mizzou community.
David Anderson, Ph.D.
Entrepreneur; Expert in Drug Discovery & Development/Biotechnology
Chief Scientific Officer for Ivogen Therapeutics
Director, Entrepreneurship Alliance
University of Missouri and
Director, Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities
Chief Risk and Operations Officer Hawthorn Bank &
Senior Vice President of Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc.
President, Regional Economic Development Inc. (REDI)
Director of Economic Development, City of Columbia, Missouri
Hao Li, Ph.D.
Professor of Engineering,
University of Missouri
President and co-Founder,