Simmie Clincy

Associate Principal, Operations Manager / Kansas City

Simmie Clincy is influential in improving the firm’s project management and delivery of effective programs. Simmie has bolstered the finance acumen of project managers and introduced industry-leading project management approaches. He has also introduced tools and processes to improve the performance of Populous’ design teams.


Simmie is a leading member of POPtogether, an employee resource group focused on enhancing the value of workplace diversity, equity and inclusion through opportunities to gain knowledge and understanding. His leadership helps Populous employees experience the rich rewards of a diverse workforce.


A career military officer, Simmie served more than 20 years in military planning and operations assignments. This experience has greatly complemented his professional civilian career. Simmie has several years of construction project management experience for Hallmark Cards/Crown Center Redevelopment Corporation and Sprint, now T-Mobile, where he was the national manager of Sprint retail construction and facilities.