Remembering Former Missouri State Professor and Arts Advocate, David Belcher

David Belcher

The regional arts world mourns the loss of David Belcher, a former Missouri State University professor and arts advocate.

Recipient of the Springfield Regional Arts Council Ozzie's Award for Individual Achievement in 1999, David helped create the Missouri Fine Arts Academy, established Missouri State's electronic arts and musical theater program, and helped create the Ozarks Celebration Festival.

To read more about David's contributions to our community, visit Springfield News-Leader for the article.

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