Staff:

Emily Frankoski, Community Arts Director

Board of Directors:

Sharon Beshore, Board Chair (Missouri Arts Council, Board; Spiva Center for the Arts, Trustee)

Clifford Wert, President/CFO (retired US Bank, Joplin Region President)

Troy Hill, 1st Vice President (BKD, LLP, CPA)

Amanda Mitchell, 2nd Vice President (Physician Recruiter, Freeman Health System)

Robin McAlester, Secretary (Empire District Electric Company, Corporate Communications)

Susan Adams, Board Member (Spiva Center for the Arts, Interim Executive Director)

Paula Baker, Board Member (Freeman Health System, President and CEO)

Chalise Cooper, Board Member (Emancipation Celebration Committee, Chair)

Alex Curchin, Board Member (Crossland Construction, General Council)

Anne Curchin, Board Member

Jeri Lynn Joseph, Board Member

Jennifer Longnecker, Board Member (Arts Supporter & Philanthropist)

Brad McIntyre, Board Member

Jo Mueller, Board Member (George A. Spiva Center for the Arts, Past Executive Director)

Rob O’Brian, Board Member (Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce, CEcD — President)

Lora Phelps, Board Member (Senior Vice President, Arvest Bank)

Lori Haun, ex-officio (President, Downtown Joplin Alliance)

Toby Teeter, ex-officio (Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce, President)