Megan Buchbinder
Megan Buchbinder is the marketing director of the Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau and an executive board member of the Springfield Regional Arts Council. (Photo by Marty Walker)

Episode description: Whether you’re an art aficionado, a culture connoisseur, or simply curious about the artistic heartbeat of Springfield, this episode is a must-listen. Join us for a delightful conversation about Celebrate SGF‘s 2023 theme of Arts and Culture, led by the passionate co-chair Megan Buchbinder, and gain a deeper appreciation for the rich artistic tapestry of Springfield.

About the podcast: In Our Town is a podcast about Springfield, Mo. issues and leaders, hosted by Tom Carlson, publisher and founder of the Springfield Daily Citizen.

About the host: Tom Carlson is the publisher and founder of the Springfield Daily Citizen. An attorney and real estate developer who specializes in affordable housing, Tom was the longest-serving mayor of Springfield, serving 14 years over seven non-consecutive terms between 1988 and 2009.