Meghann Marnecheck

Executive Director

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Before joining CTA, Marnecheck worked as a policy advocate at the Ohio Statehouse. She also served as the Chief of Staff for the City of Parma from 2006 to 2011. Marnecheck also served as Assistant Director of Development at Cuyahoga County Public Library where she led the diversification and attraction of new funds into the Cuyahoga County Public Library system. Marnecheck earned a master’s degree in public administration from Ohio University.

In her role as Executive Director of CTA, Marnecheck will work with Mayor Frank G. Jackson, Chief of Education Dr. Monyka Price, CTA’s Board of Directors and community partners to lead the organization to sustainability and sound partnerships and to advance efforts to ensure that every child in Cleveland attends a quality school, and every neighborhood has great schools from which families can choose.

Eli Stacy

Program Coordinator



Before joining CTA, Stacy worked as a Grant Program Coordinator with Cuyahoga Metropolitan Authority’s (CMHA’s) Jobs Plus Program and then as a Homeownership and Financial Counselor with CHN Housing Partners’ (formerly known as Cleveland Housing Network) Lease to Own Program. Additionally, he worked with the city of Cleveland’s Finance Department in their Division of Assessments and Licenses as the City Services Billing Supervisor. In these roles, he was been able to work with multiple stakeholders to serve the needs of the Greater Cleveland community. Stacy earned a bachelor’s degree in Sociology from the University of Virginia and a master’s degree in Public Administration from Cleveland State University’s Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs.

In his role as the Program Coordinator for the CTA, Stacy will energetically, strategically, and innovatively engage and collaborate with diverse communities and organizations across Cleveland around public education, both district and charter.