Emily Frankoski


Joplin, Missouri

Joplin Historic Preservation Commission


Emily Frankoski is currently Community Arts Director at Connect2Culture, a nonprofit organization that aims to ignite a passion for the arts, culture, and entertainment in the Joplin area. Since 2013, as the first and only staff member, Emily has been influential in shaping the variety of resources and programming offered by C2C. She has worked tirelessly to create dynamic options that make existing arts and cultural opportunities more accessible. Emily is Vice-Chair of the City of Joplin’s Historic Preservation Commission, a Board Member of the Rotary Sculpture Garden, a Board Member of Missouri Citizens for the Arts, a member of Post Art Library’s Exhibitions Committee, co-founder of TANK: Public Art, and a Joplin Arts Fest Steering Committee member.