Interagency Task Force on Veterans Small Business Development (IATF)
The Inter-Agency Task Force on Veterans Small Business Development (IATF) was signed on September 29, 2017, to ensure the President's commitment to the support of strengthening veteran-owned small businesses is reflected across government. Executive Order 13811 authorizing the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to continue to chair IATF is charged with coordinating efforts to improve opportunities and access for small businesses owned by veterans and service-disabled veterans in areas such as capital, federal contracting, counseling, and other business development tools and services.
GSA's Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization assists the appointed Senior level Veterans representative Houston W. Taylor (Bio [PDF - 493 KB]) represents GSA's IATF member as the agency's Senior level Veterans representative, designated by the GSA Administrator.
The Veterans Virtual Coaching Discussion Board provides virtual support that offers information and insight specific to the concerns of Veteran-owned Small Businesses and Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses. For more information, please visit the below links: