Oregon Small Business Advisory Council

The council’s mission is to “improve the development, growth and vitality of Oregon’s small businesses” and meets at least four times each year to discuss ideas, barriers and state policies. The council advises the Governor on small business promotional opportunities; recommends improvements in state-funded programs; identifies state laws, programs and policies that may need change; and works on special projects assigned by the Governor.

2014 Meeting Schedule

Feb 7
Apr 4
June 6

Aug 1
Oct 3

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Meeting details available from the 2014 Meeting Resource page

Bridget E. Bayer

Bridget BayerChair
Appointed August 2011
Term expires August 2014
Business Association Management—Portland






Larry J. Jackson Jr.

Larry JacksonAppointed August 2011
Term expires July 2014
Prem Group—Portland






Ryan J. Wayman

Ryan WaymanAppointed March 2012
Term expires February 2015
Pride Financial Patners—Portland







Jerry Yencopal

Jerry Yencopal photoAppointed July 2013
Term expires June 2015
Baker City Pharmacy—Baker City






Ex Officio Members:

John Saris

Business Oregon
Salem, Oregon