Mountain Plains Minority Supplier Development Council
The mission of the Mountain Plains Minority Supplier Development Council (MPMSDC) is to provide Corporate America and Government entities with greater access to the goods and services of Minority-owned business in order to develop lasting and mutually beneficial relationships. MPMSDC, established in 2011, is one of 24 affiliates of a national organization that represents more than 14,000 certified minority-owned businesses nationally. The Mountain Plains area includes Colorado, Kansas, Western Missouri, and Nebraska and represents more than $500 million in procurement and contracts.
Consuella McCain serves as the Kansas and Western Missouri Market President, for the MPMSDC. Prior to joining the MPMSDC Ms. McCain lead the National Community Reinvestment Coalition’s, Washington, DC based Women’s Business Center, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping women achieve economic independence through entrepreneurship. With more than a decade of experience, Ms. McCain has gained valuable insight in understanding and addressing barriers that impede entrepreneurial success, particularly for minority businesses. Consuella has an understanding of how to develop and utilize public/private partnerships, grant administration, and gap-financing awards to advance business and economic development.