SGF Local Matters Podcast

SGF Local Matters, takes you behind the scenes to meet the most fascinating people of the 417. Mayor Ken McClure and Director of Public Information & Civic Engagement talk about things going on around town and chat with those who are making things better in Springfield.

SGF Local Matters with Mark Hecquet

Mark Hecquet, President and CEO of Springfield Convention & Visitors’ Bureau shares his journey across the pond to ultimately land in Springfield, Missouri as the chief marketer.   

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