Patrice Yacko, Director of Human Resources

Patrice Yacko joined the Malone University community in July of 2021 as Director of Human Resources.

She came to Malone from the Ohio Department of Transportation where she served as the Human Capital Management Manager (Director of Human Resources). Yacko brings more than 25 years of experience in human resources, leadership development, strategic planning, process improvement, and change management.

A graduate of Indiana Wesleyan University, where she earned a master’s degree in public administration, Yacko also earned an MBA from Youngstown State University. She is a certified six-sigma green belt and a graduate of the 31st class of Leadership Stark County.

She and her husband, Patrick, reside in Plain Township with their youngest daughter, Laila.