The City of Midland announced in a news release on Thursday the hiring of Rebecca (Becky) Schaefer as Director of Human Resources and Labor Relations, and Jacob Kain as Director of Planning and Community Development.
Schaefer will join the City of Midland on June 27. She brings more than 15 years of HR management experience, including the last nine years at Central Michigan University as an assistant director of staff and faculty resources. Before her position with CMU, Schaefer worked as a human resources coordinator for Menards Corporation. She holds a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in business administration from CMU; both include a concentration in human resources management