June 24, 2020—The District is pleased to announce the appointment of Barbara J. Maceyak as Director of Human Resources, effective August 1. She succeeds Crystal Patrick, who has been serving in an interim capacity.
Ms. Maceyak comes to Shaker Heights from the Canton City School District, where she served as the district’s human resources director for seven years. In 2019, she served as Interim Superintendent for the 10,600-pupil district before returning to her human resources role.
Ms. Maceyak began her career in the Canton schools in 1980 and has served the district in multiple roles, including elementary and middle school special education teacher, elementary principal, middle school principal, director of school improvement and director of student learning objectives.
“We are very fortunate to have someone of Ms. Maceyak’s experience on our leadership team,” said Jeff Grosse, the District’s Chief Operations Officer. “In addition to her experience in human resources, Ms. Maceyak has worked in virtually every phase of public education. She will be a tremendous asset to our District.”