March 19, 2022

The Lee’s Summit Economic Development Council welcomes their newest associate Ava Delsemme to the council this week.

Delsemme brings knowledge from the government, non-profit, and education sector to her role as Director of Business and Workforce Development.

She graduated with honors from the University of Missouri School of Journalism with a degree in strategic communication and is currently working toward her Master of Public Affairs from the University of Missouri Truman School.

Previously, Delsemme held positions in the United States Congress, Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce, and the University of Missouri Division of Student Affairs.

She is thrilled to step into a role that takes a people-centered approach to economic development, expansion, and prosperity in the Lee’s Summit community.