Emily Denniston joined the efactory team in March of 2023 in the newly created position of director of community engagement and operations.
She spent over 15 years working with the regional business community as the vice president of public affairs at the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce. In that role she had a special focus on public policy, working with business leaders and elected officials at the local, state and federal level to create a climate that supports and encourages business growth.
She is a past president of the Board of Trustees for the Springfield-Greene County Library District and has served on a number of other community boards and committees. In her spare time, she enjoys time with family and exploring all that the Ozarks Region has to offer.