Member Profiles


   James Field     Patricia Engelman    Gary Mushock      Steve DiMauro        David Zuro      



James Field, Member
2700 Parkside Drive
Board of Education Phone VM: 330-653-1399, Press 1

James, his wife Cynthia and three daughters have lived in Hudson for fourteen years. Their oldest two daughters attended Hudson schools and have graduated from college. Their third has attended Hudson since Kindergarten and is at Hudson High School. James served seven years as treasurer of the Hudson Soccer Association, and has coached youth soccer and softball. Mr. Field manages Business Analytics and Consumer Programs for Heinen's Fine Foods. He earned both his B.S. and M.B.A. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Field is a member of the Hudson Rotary as well as several other community organizations.

 Elected to the Board of Education: November 2011. Term expires: December 31, 2015. 

Patricia (Patti) Engelman, Member
6408 Paderborne Dr.

Hudson, Ohio 44236
Board of Education Phone VM: 330-653-1399, Press 3.

Patti Engelman, and her husband, moved to Hudson in 1992, and have two daughters, a sophomore at the University of Dayton and a freshman at Hudson High School, both attended Hudson Schools since kindergarten.  Mrs. Engelman has been an active volunteer in the Hudson community and with the Hudson schools.  She has served on several school committees including: Financial Advisory, Strategic Planning, Building and Athletic Facilities and past levy campaigns.  She has been involved with PTO, the Mentoring Mothers program through Summit County Children and Family Services, the Mission Board at the First Congregational Church, Hudson Economic Development Corp., and Hudson Community First Advisory Board and Fundraising Committee.  Mrs. Engelman received an MBA in Finance and Accounting from Rutgers University and a BS in Education and Economics from Villanova University.  Her career background is in the shipping industry, with 17 years in finance, strategic planning and accounting. 

Elected to the Board of Education November 2009. Term expires December 31, 2013.



Gary Mushock, Member
7624 Stow Road
Hudson, Ohio 44236.
Board of Education Phone VM: 330-653-1399, Press 4

Gary Mushock has been active in the community since moving to Hudson over 15 years ago. He has coached for Hudson Hawks football, Kiwanis basketball, baseball, softball and soccer, as well as CVEL softball. As a member of the Hudson Bicentennial Time Capsule Committee, Mr. Mushock was instrumental in establishing a college scholarship for graduating seniors. He has served on numerous boards and committees in and outside of the community. His wife attended Hudson Schools, K-12. They have 2 children, both graduated from Hudson High School and are in college. Mr. Mushock is a product manager in the medical device industry.


Appointment to the Board of Education: August 15, 2006, First elected term: November 2007 - December 2011. Second elected term: November 2011. Term expires: December 31, 2015.



Steve DiMauro, Vice President
7339 Burntwood Lane
Board of Education Phone VM: 330-653-1399, Press 2


Mr. DiMauro and his wife were born and raised in the area, and after a work stint in Philadelphia, moved to Hudson in 2002. He is married and the proud father of an adorable, little girl. Steve has been active in various community and social service causes in Northeast Ohio, including co-directing high school ministry and leading an annual fall fund-raiser for the needy in El Salvador. Professionally, Mr. DiMauro is an Industry Solutions Executive with IBM. He is a graduate of The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business (MBA) and Ohio University (Economics and International Business).


Elected to the Board of Education: November 2007. First Term expired: December 31, 2009. Second term: Elected November 2009. Term expires: December 31, 2013.




David (Dave) Zuro, President
118 Old Orchard Drive
Hudson, Ohio 44236
Board of Education Phone VM:
330-653-1399, Press 5


Dave and his wife Donna, a retired early childhood educator, moved to Hudson in 1986. They are the proud parents of three Hudson High School graduates and are most pleased that two of their grandchildren also attend Hudson Schools. Before being elected to the Board, Dave served on numerous school committees including Start/Stop Time, Transportation, Financial Advisory, and Strategic Planning. His Board focus has been in the policy, personnel, finance and transportation areas. He also represents the Board on several community committees in his capacity as President. Dave graduated from Muskingam College with a secondary school teaching certificate in Mathematics, studied as a Rockefeller Fellow at Yale University Divinity School, and earned an MBA from Baldwin-Wallace College. He retired from a 32-year career in telecommunications management with AT&T and its affilieates. After retirement, he obtained a Juris Doctor Degree from the University of Akron School of Law and served as a Judicial Attorney in the Ninth District Court of Appeals.

Elected to the Board of Education: November 2009. Term expires: December 31, 2013.