Burris came to the City from Missouri State University, where he worked for 25 years and most recently served as vice president for administrative and information services.
Burris holds a master’s degree in business administration and a bachelor’s degree in computer information systems from Missouri State University.
Greg and his wife, Betsy, live in Springfield. Their daughter, Tori, will attend the University of Tulsa in the fall.
Greg pitched for the Springfield Cardinals last year.