Stacy Hickox

Stacy Hickox joined the DC LERA board after being elected at a member meeting on February 14, 2024. On February 21, 2024, the board elected Stacy to serve as Board Secretary.

In March 2024, Stacy became Staff Counsel with the National Educational Association. She also serves as a facilitator for Cornell University’s online DEI courses.

Previously, Stacy taught for the Business College at University of Maryland and for the professional development unit of Michigan State University’s School of Human Resources & Labor Relations (MSU SHRLR).  Until August 2022, she was an Associate Professor in MSU’S SHRLR, where she taught in the human resources & labor relations programs.

Stacy’s research has focused on barriers to employment for people with disabilities and a criminal record, as well as arbitration as a means to support accommodations and address harassment and bullying in the workplace. Stacy also practiced law with private law firms including Kalijarvi, Chuzi, Newman & Fitch in Washington, D.C., and Disability Rights Michigan. She received her undergraduate degree from the School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University and received her J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.