Dynamic is the only way to describe Ms. Lucas. She served the Canton City Schools with distinction as an educator and administrator. She has held several positions with the Ohio Department of Education doing outreach and consulting. She worked for the Canton City Health Department, and the Lorraine Monroe Leadership Institute. This community leader served on the boards of Goodwill Industries, Delta Sigma Theta and still found time to assist with the Fatherhood Coalition and Family Court Citizens Review Board. Building strong family and community ties was the inspiration the caused her to seek excellence through education. Ms. Lucas received her bachelor and master’s degrees from Kent State University.