Mary Overbey manages Small Business Majority's outreach efforts from our Springfield office by building relationships with small business owners and business groups across Missouri, and providing education on key small business issues. She also manages Small Business Majority's national rural entrepreneurship outreach work focused on developing education and resources for small businesses in rural communities. Mary currently serves as the Diversity and Inclusion chair for SCORE of Southwest Missouri. Previously, Mary served as a Certified Application Counselor and Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) expert for Small Business Majority, helping small business owners enroll in health plans and educating them about the healthcare law. Mary and her husband also own Meric Landscaping LLC, a small business that provides landscaping and lawn services to customers in southwest Missouri.