Richmond Hill city clerk Ursula Lee recently celebrated 28 years of employment with the city. Lee began her work in 1986 as a receptionist/senior clerk and was promoted to assistant city clerk before becoming city clerk in 1997.
In her role, Lee manages administrative and office operations, assists with finance and budgetary responsibilities, and maintains all official documents of the city, including records, minutes, contracts, easements and lawsuits.
“We are proud to have such a loyal employee in Ursula,” Richmond Hill City manager Chris Lovell said. “She has certainly proven to be a valuable resource to the city across nearly three decades.”
Lee, who earned a diploma from Draughon’s Business College, also received a Bachelor of Arts in business administration and a Master of Public Administration from Ashford University in Clinton, Iowa. She served as president of the Georgia Municipal Clerk Association from 2010-11, was awarded Georgia’s Clerk of the Year Award in 2007, and has been a member of the Golden Key International Honor Society since 2011.