Staff:

Emily Frankoski, Community Arts Director

Ashlea Norman, Community Arts Assistant

Board of Directors:

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

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

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

Dan Stanley, 2nd Vice President (Edward Jones, Financial Advisor)

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

Susan Adams, board member (Joplin Workshops, Inc., General Manager)

Paula Baker, board member (Freeman Health System, President and CEO)

Chalise Cooper, board member

Alex Curchin, board member (Crossland Construction, General Council)

Anne Curchin, board member

Jeri Lynn Joseph, board member

Dr. Kyle Kennedy, board member (Freeman Health System, System Chair and Medical Director of Emergency Services)

Jennifer Longnecker, board member (Arts Supporter & Philanthropist)

Josie Mai, board member (George A. Spiva Center for the Arts, Executive Director)

Amanda Mitchell, board member (Physician Recruiter, Freeman Health System)

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 (Vice President/Trust Officer, Southwest Missouri Bank)

Sam Anselm, ex-officio (City of Joplin, City Manager)

Brad Belk, ex-officio (Joplin Museum Complex, Executive Director)

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

Tonya Sprenkle, ex-officio (Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce, Vice-President)

Donna Whitehead, ex-officio (Director, Wildcat Glades Conservation & Audubon Center)