Vicki is an architect, urban planner, and president of Collins Noteis & Associates.  She has served on the Kansas City, Missouri City Plan Commission, the Missouri State Board for Architects, Engineers, Land Surveyors and Landscape Architects, as President of AIA Kansas City and was named an Alumni Fellow of the Kansas State University College of Architecture and Design in 1999.  Prior to forming CNA, Vicki was Director of the City Planning & Development Department for Kansas City for 7 years.  Prior to that, she served as Assistant Director where she led the city’s development of a new comprehensive & strategic masterplan, FOCUS Kansas City, which received the American Planning Association’s National Award for Excellence.