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Smithville School District’s vision is to be recognized and respected as a leader in health promotion. We recognize that our employees are our most valuable resource and that providing a comprehensive health, wellness, and benefits program is extremely important in achieving that vision. It is our pleasure to offer our employees and their families a variety of options to help address their benefits needs.

Wayne Krueger

Assistant Superintendent, Support Services

EMAIL: kruegerw@smithville.k12.mo.us
OFFICE:  (816) 532-0406 x5065
CELL:  (816) 807-2161

Wayne oversees all aspects of the employee benefits program from inception to execution.

Ashley Jones

Human Resources Director

EMAIL: jonesa@smithville.k12.mo.us
OFFICE:  (816) 532-0406 x5066
CELL:  (816) 350-9550

As related to our benefits program, Ashley is the content expert for PEERS/PSRS Retirement Services, and FMLA.

Kim Davis

Health and Wellness Coordinator

EMAIL: davisk@smithville.k12.mo.us
OFFICE:  (816) 532-0406 x5012
CELL:  (913) 558-6669

Kim coordinates all aspects of our employee benefits program. She manages and promotes the employee wellness initiative and MotivateMe incentive awards program. She provides day to day service for issues related to Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance; HSA & FSA Services; UNUM and Legal Shield voluntary products; Valic 403b Financial Services; COBRA and Retiree benefits management; and work-related injuries and compensation.

Kathy Atkins

Payroll Specialist

EMAIL: atkinsk@smithville.k12.mo.us
OFFICE:  (816) 532-0406

Kathy handles all payroll and benefits transactions. She is the go-to person for all updates related to benefits or change in status. Kathy also assists with the day to day services for (FSA) Flexible Spending Benefits, Health Savings Accounts, and retirees.

Lori Torkelson

Payroll Specialist

EMAIL: torkelsl@smithville.k12.mo.us
OFFICE:  (816) 532-0406

Lori handles all payroll transactions. She is the backup person for updates related to benefits or change in status, Flexible Spending Benefits, and Health Savings Accounts.