5th District Legislator

Jackson County Question 1 Information


Jeanie Lauer was elected to her first term as the District 5 Jackson County Legislator in November, 2018. She is the founder and owner of The Management Edge, a firm providing mediation, strategic planning, and performance improvement services to area enterprises. She has worked in finance for more than a decade and in sales/management previously.


Ms. Lauer has a B.S. in Mathematics and an M.B.A.


Jeanie has a son, Chris, and a daughter-in-law, Sarah.  

2020 Committee Assignments

  • Health & Environment (Chairman)
  • Land Use
  • Inter-Governmental Affairs


  • Missouri State Representative, District 32, 2010-2018
  • Blue Springs Charter Review Commission
  • Former co-chair of Renew the Blue and the Blue Springs Tax Increment Financing Commission
  • Blue Springs Planning Commission with the Missouri Municipal League
  • Graduate of Blue Springs first Police Citizens Police Academy
  • 2007 Blue Springs Citizen of the Year and 2007 Outstanding Civic Leader
Jackson County Legislator Jeanie Lauer

Jeanie Lauer

Jackson County Legislator
201 W. Lexington
Suite 201
Independence, MO 64050

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Chris Crawford

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