Human Resources

The Springfield City School District Human Resources Department is committed to providing the “best and brightest” employees to educate and support our students. We strive to create an environment that guarantees a quality education for every student, every day.

We invite you to explore our website to obtain additional information about how you can become a member of this extraordinary team. We offer competitive salaries and benefits as well as an opportunity to make a difference in public urban education. 

Need to contact us? Please use the contact button above or call 937-505-2827, and our team will be happy to assist you!

Lydia Gaddis Headshot

Lydia Gaddis

Executive Director


Brittany Cobb

Brittany Cobb

Employee & Labor Relations Coordinator

  • Classified Employees (Recruitment, Hiring, Onboarding, etc.)

  • Classified Emp. Licensure Verification & Background Renewals


  • Unemployment Claims

  • Employee Relations 


Michelle Rogan

Michelle Rogan

Human Resources Manager

  • Employee Benefits, Enrollment & Support


  • Bureau of Workman's Comp (BWC)

  • Personnel Discipline Concerns

  • Personnel Investigations


Melissa Ekberg

Melissa Ekberg

Recruitment Coordinator

  • Certified Employees & Administration (Recruitment, Hiring, Onboarding, etc.)

  • Certified Emp. Licensure Verification & Background Renewals


  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Applitrack Access


Stephani Islam

Stephani Islam

Human Resources Specialist

  • Substitutes / Tutors / SACC Mgmt. (Recruitment, Hiring, Onboarding etc.)

  • Sick Leave Bank

  • Personal Leave Requests

  • AESOP Management

  • Leave Requests - FMLA, LOA


Tammy Leiker

Tammy Leiker

Assistant to the Executive Director

  • Supports Executive Director

  • District Organizational Charts

  • Exit Survey & Reporting

  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness Verifications

  • Records Requests

  • Retirement & Resignation Documentation

  • Employment Verifications

  • COVID 19 Correspondence