Nickie Lee is the Assistant City Administrator for the City of Smithville, MO. As the Assistant City Administrator, her role includes leading the City’s economic development initiatives; overseeing Human Resource functions; leading the citizen strategic planning process; and assisting the City Administrator with all other tasks related to Board priorities. Nickie previously served as Finance Director for the City of Topeka and Budget Analyst for the City of Olathe. She is a graduate of the University of Kansas Master of Public Administration program and Rockhurst University undergraduate program. Nickie resides in the Kansas City area with her husband and two kids.