New Superintendent Appointment

Photo of Omar NagiThe Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Omar A. Nagi as its next Superintendent, replacing Superintendent Pat Macke who is retiring at the end of the year. Since 2006, Mr. Nagi has been the Adult Activities Services Manager with the Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities. Prior to Cuyahoga County, Mr. Nagi worked in the Adult Services’ Program at the Summit and Trumbull County Boards of Developmental Disabilities. All told, he has over 20 years of experience in the developmental disabilities field.
 
Mr. Nagi will begin official duties in Portage County on November 3 as Deputy Superintendent and will assume the Superintendent position on January 1, 2015. Mr. Nagi will be formally introduced at the October Board meeting. Please join us in congratulating Mr. Nagi and wishing him well in his new position.
 
Board Members: Thomas Cochran, Sandra Craft, John Gargan, Ralph Kletzien, Cheri Michael, Timothy Moran, & Jeanne Schmidlin