Assistant Vice Chancellor for External Relations Troy Lillebo has been selected by Kansas City Mayor Sly James to serve on the mayor’s “Challenge Cabinet.” This advisory panel is comprised of 30 young professionals who will aid the mayor in transforming the way City Hall approaches problems and help to develop efficient, effective, and enhanced municipal operations. Mayor James announced the appointment on March 19 during his State of the City address.
Lillebo has served in a variety of offices at UMKC, including student affairs and the chancellor’s office before joining the university advancement team. He and his team manage many of the constituent relationships for the campus, the stewardship office, and the university’s special events and conference series. Lillebo is staff liaison to the UMKC Board of Trustees and is the campus’ government relations liaison.
Congratulations to Troy for this honor!