Buscher Family

Since 1991, Misty has worked in the professional banking industry, beginning at the original Magna Bank on Sixth Street while attending Lincoln Land Community College.  She has worked her way up to a Vice President position at Marine Bank.  Her experience in banking includes accounts receivable, accounts payable, balancing accounts as well as working with customers day to day and their personal finances.  Her 23 years in banking and her successful first term as City Treasurer make her not only qualified for the position but also a trustworthy elected official.

Misty believes the Springfield area is a wonderful place to work, live, volunteer and socialize.  She has demonstrated her devotion to improving our community by serving:

Compass 4 Kids

Meals on Wheels

Kings Daughters

MacArthur Blvd Association

Faith Coalition for the Common Good

Making the Grade Mentor

Misty has also served:

  • City of Springfield Office of Economic Development Housing Assistance
  • Mini O’Beirne Crisis Nursery
  • Rail Charity Golf Classic
  • Sparc
  • Boys and Girls Club
  • Contact Ministries
  • Friends of Memorial
  • St Aloysius Church and School
  • SHG athletics
  • Lanphier Booster Club
  • Smart Money Week Council
  • Capital Area Realtors – past Board Member and 2014 Affiliate of the Year
  • Springfield Area Home Builders – past Board Member, 2008 Presidential Citation award, 2011 Executive Officer Award & Member of the Year
  • Received the 2012 Independent Bankers Exceptional Community Banker Award – Misty was one of 5 in the US to earn this award


A special thank you to the following groups for endorsing Misty Buscher’s candidacy for City Treasurer of Springfield: