Human Resources

The Human Resources Department oversees all labor and employee related matters for the school district. Responsibility for all certificated, classified, administrative, and substitute employees rests with this department. The department manages personnel related issues for nearly 800 regular employees as well as more than 500 substitutes. The district’s employee benefits, unemployment, and workers compensation programs are also coordinated through Human Resources.


Human Resources Staff
Jim Shields, Director of Human Resources/Legal Counsel
330-636-3033, shieldsjs"bodycopyBlack">Connie Kubis, Human Resources Specialist


Debra Nelsen, Human Resources Specialist

All three staff members can assist you with questions regarding benefits.  Connie handles most inquiries relating to teaching staff and teaching substitutes.  She can be reached at 330-636-3034.  Deb handles most inquiries relating to Support Staff employees and substitutes.  She can be reached at 330-636-3013.