President 2021- 2022
Misty Buscher has served as the Treasurer for the City of Springfield since May 2015. Previously, Misty worked in the professional banking industry; from 1991 to 2015, beginning at the original Magna Bank on Sixth Street while attending Lincoln Land Community College. She 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.
Misty has 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
This fiscal year will mark 6 years since Misty joined IMTA. She is a Certified Illinois Municipal Treasurer (CIMT)