Autumn Shirley is the Business Development Specialist for the Ozarks Small Business Incubator (OzSBI). She has also served as Chairperson of the Board, the Howell County CARES Grant Administrator, and as a certified Business Advisor through GrowthWheel, LaunchU, and We Love Mentors. Autumn is also the CEO of a software company called FundRaiser Software, as well as a sandals manufacturing company called Ozark Rope Sandals. She is passionate about helping businesses succeed by first identifying, and then connecting them to the resources that they need to “fill the gaps” and move forward. She co-owns FundRaiser Software with her husband Joshua, and together they are founding members of Ozark Regional Cats, a local nonprofit dedicated to reducing the feral cat population in West Plains through TNR programs and ongoing care. She has one daughter, Lily, the cutest granddaughter ever, several cats, one dog, an organic vegetable garden, and zero spare time.