Jeanie Lauer

5th District Legislator



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.  

2023 Committee Assignments

  • Finance & Audit
  • Health & Environment
  • Inter-Governmental Affairs
  • Justice & Law Enforcement
  • Public Works (Chairman)
  • 911 Oversight 
  • Veterans
  • Housing & Homelessness



  • 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