Jeffery Sayer


Jeff Sayer was appointed by Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter as director of the Idaho Department of Commerce in 2011. He is the former president and managing partner of Novayx Group, a firm specializing in providing financial and business sophistication for small to medium-sized businesses. In Idaho, he is best known for is role as the president and chief financial officer of Mountain View Hospital in Idaho Falls.

Sayer is a CPA and graduated from Brigham Young University. He began his career with Ernst & Young in Silicon Valley where he specialized in advising venture-capital funded technology companies through all stages of growth. Since then he has provided financial and executive leadership for companies ranging from start-up ventures to companies with over $500 million in sales. Active in civic affairs, Sayer serves on the board of directors for Idaho Governors Cup, Idaho Falls Auditorium District, Hospice of Eastern Idaho and was a former member of the Governors Select Committee on Health Care.