Assistant City Manager
Nolan Sunderman joined the staff at the City of Shawnee as Assistant City Manager in June 2016. In 2018, Mr. Sunderman was promoted to City Manager. Nolan has been in local government for over twelve years. He started his municipal career at the City of Republic, Missouri. In 2007, Nolan started working for the City of Lansing, Kansas, as the Economic Development/Convention & Visitors Bureau Director. In 2014, he went to the City of Prairie Village, Kansas, where he served as the Assistant to the City Administrator.
Mr. Sunderman holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science and Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Missouri State University. He is an active member in numerous professional organizations including the International City/County Management Association and the Kansas Association of City/County Management. Nolan is also a graduate of the Certified Public Manager program through the University of Kansas Public Management Center.